It seems you're using an unsafe, out-of-date browser. CLOSE(X)

5 Year Motor and Self-Help Skills Checklist

Fine Motor

  • Copies a triangle and other geometric patterns
  • Prints some letters
  • Cuts out a circle on a line

Gross Motor

  • Does somersaults
  • Skips
  • Swings

Dressing Skills

  • Puts shirt on correctly
  • Puts belt in loop
  • Unties a tie on an apron (behind self)

If your child is not showing the above motor and self-help skills, a consultation is recommended with a licensed occupational therapist who can provide you with suggestions which may prevent a problem from developing, determine if a screening test or in-depth diagnostic testing is needed at this time, and/or provide you with possible funding sources if treatment is needed.