various textures (fabric, carpet, and so on)
1. Put out pieces of materials for the children to explore.
2. Rub a child’s arms, legs, stomach, and back with the textures. If the child
does not seem to like it, stop and try the activity another time.
3. Demonstrate rubbing a texture on yourself. Say, “You try!” See if the
child will take the material and rub it on his arm or leg.
More to do Gross Motor: Lay the textures on the floor for children to crawl across.