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Preschooler Missing Milestones?

At-home learning resources, now available.

Thrive From Home Resources

Thrive From Home is here to help parents and caregivers across Michigan provide preschoolers (ages 3-5) with essential skill-building activities using resources and materials recommended by experienced state educators. Find the right video, activity or support resource for quick, easy ways to work with your preschooler at home. Click on a category below to get started.

Thrive From Home Program Overview

What are
preschooler milestones?

Concerned that your child is
experiencing delayed learning?

  • Communication
  • Gross Motor
  • Literacy
  • Science
  • Fine Motor
  • Independence
  • Math
  • Social-Emotional
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Move like an animal – Gross Motor

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Fun with science – Science

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Communication is key – Language

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Nimble fingers, nimble toes – Fine Motor

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Every trick in the book – Literacy

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The write stuff – Writing

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Do the math! – Math

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Cat in the Hat Shape Hunt Adventure Activity

Visit https://www.pbs.org/paren...

Preschool At-home Science Experiment Ideas

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Preschool At-home Science Experiment Ideas 2

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Fluffy Slime Experiment with Video

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Snack-time Visual Support Cards

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Small Steps Visual Support Card

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Language Development Guide with Visual Aid Card

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Speech and Language Activities

Visit https://www.readingrocket...

Wild Kratts Baby Buddies App

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Pre-K Shape Movement Video

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Movement Practice with Tape Lines - Video

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Animals in Action Video

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Physical Activity for Preschoolers Guide

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Ready Jet Go Chores Video

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Age-by-age Life Skills Activities List

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Kids’ Weekly Refrigerator Planner Activity

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Daniel Tiger Bathroom Self-Care Game

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Routines for Independence Guide

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Super Why! Twinkle Letters Activity

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Roots of Reading Video Series

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Strategies to Help Children Learn New Words

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Sesame Street Letter Museum Activity

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Trace Words Chalk Writing Activity

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Fine Motor Skill Activities

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Peg + Cat Chicken Coop Counting Activity

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Daily Math Tips

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Circle Shape Crafts and Activities

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Math in the Mail At-Home Curriculum

Visit https://www.mathinthemail...

Count Ladybug Spots Hands-On Activity

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Teaching Kids How to Catch and Throw a Ball

Visit https://theinspiredtreeho...

Gross Motor Skills for Pre-schoolers, Parent guide

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Shape Hopscotch Game

Visit https://creativefamilyfun...

List of Gross Motor Skill Activities

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List of Indoor Gross Motor Skill Activities

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Preschool Math Activities List

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Alphabet Excersizes

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PBS Science Ideas by Age

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Move with Me Video

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Move Like and Avenger Video

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Fine Motor Activities List

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Develop Speech and Language Activities List

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Children's Museum Virtual activities

Visit https://findachildrensmus...

Emotions Card

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Indoor Sensory Games

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