This set of 72 Spot the Difference Animal Clip Cards encourage hand strengthening, visual perceptual skills and bilateral coordination. Created by Regina Parsons-Allen, a pediatric certified Occupational Therapy Assistant, this ready to go resource is perfect for anytime of the year!
The 38 page PDF digital document will be available electronically immediately following payment.
How Does the Spot the Difference Animal Clip Cards Work?
- Download, print, and cut apart the 72 different clip cards.
- Provide the children with clothespins and the cards.
- Clip the clothespin to the one different picture on the card.
What Skills Does the Spot the Difference Animal Clip Cards Work On?
Children will work on the following skills:
- hand and finger strengthening
- visual discrimination skills
- visual scanning skills
- eye hand coordination
- bilateral coordination
Other Ways to Use the Clip Cards
If you don’t have clothespins and want to just work on visual perceptual and fine motor skills, ask the children to place a small bingo chip or coin on each different picture.
If you want to use the packet digitally, open up the PDF and use Kami or a similar resource to make a mark on the one different picture or simply ask your student to touch or describe one picture that does not match.
Want to add in movement?
There are 6 different sets of visual discrimination clip cards including:
Based on the clip card, the children can move like that animal.
When to Use the Spot the Difference Animal Clip Cards
This activity is great anytime for:
- fine motor stations in the classroom
- zoo theme activity
- occupational therapy sessions in person or for telehealth
- busy bag at home