Friendship & Fine Motor Group 2023

Saturdays: July 8, 15, 22, 29, August 5, 12

Join us for our new group this summer! This will be a one-of-a-kind group designed and facilitated by a Board Certified Behaviour Analyst (BCBA) and an Occupational Therapist (OT).

Throughout the 6-week program, we will incorporate the following skills:

Social Skills:

  • Greetings
  • Play skills
  • Taking turns and sharing
  • Conversation skills
  • Following routines
  • Participating in a group
 Fine motor skills:
  • In-hand manipulation
  • Colouring
  • Printing
  • Pencil grasp
  • Scissor skills
  • Fasteners

Group Details:

  • Six weekly 2-hour sessions
  • Maximum 6 participants per group
  • Children will be placed with peers of similar strengths and needs
  • Children 4-8 years old of all abilities are welcome
  • Individualized goals and programming
  • Summary report will be provided
  • The group will run through Civic Holiday weekend (August 5th)


  • Early bird price $1250 until April 30th
  • Regular price $1375
  • Clients are screened to ensure appropriate placement in the group and a team member will reach out to confirm placement
  • Spots are first-come-first-served based on availability
  • A non-refundable $500 deposit is required to secure your child’s spot (upon offer of placement)
  • Full payment required prior to the start of the group

Please complete our registration form below. The form includes a child profile, which will help us place your child with peers of similar strengths and challenges, and gear activities towards their interests.


*Completing registration form does not guarantee placement in the group. Watermelon OT reserves the right to cancel or modify this program with notice.