A collection of ideas for special educators to teach the skills in 'Letters, Sounds and Words 1: Producing Texts and Fine Motor Skills' from the Every Student English Framework www.everystudent-sws.nsw.edu.au
Pencil Finger Fidgets - They allow the student to have something to chew on or move around in their hands. Students that require such fidgets have a need for sensory stimulation, and fidgets provide that within the classroom setting.
FREE First Grade Sentence Building! First Grade Writing Station These are great for first grade or advance kindergarten to practice building sentences. They are perfect for literacy centers, daily morning work.
Weighted pencils can be beneficial for students who do not press hard enough when writing or for students who have poor body awareness & need additional proprioceptive input to increase awareness of their hand.
Some adapted tools can be as simple as a pencil grip (ask an occupational therapist if you need help in deciding what kind) and others are commercially available from catalogs, like this chubby paintbrush from Lakeshore.