Fine Motor Skills
Build a child’s fine motor skills by having him/her engage in these activities.
This infographic outlines the complexity of fine motor skills by breaking down all the underlying skill components.
Using a vertical surface (like an easel versus a table top) can benefit children tremendously. Learn why and what activities you can do to build a child’s fine motor skills.
Help children build spatial relations skills by using these checklists.
Infographic: 9 Strategies to Help Children with Dysgraphia
Dygraphia simply means difficulty learning to write or putting thoughts on paper. There are ways to help children who struggle in this area, this infographic explains how.
Want more information about dysgraphia? Check out my post: Fun Strokes Presents The ADHD and Handwriting Series Part One
Children with ADHD often times have difficulty with handwriting skills. This infographic explains how at a glance.
Infographic: The Link Between ADHD and Handwriting
Tools and Info to Tackle Letter Reversals
Visual aids can be very effective in helping children combat letter reversals. Post them in a conspicuous location when they are writing.
Infographic: Letter Reversals Should You Be Concerned?
Want more information? Jump to my blog: Letter Reversals…Should You Be Concerned?
Sensory Processing Skills
When teachers and/or parents think of how they can support the sensory needs of their students or child, they often have ideas of elaborate sensory rooms that boast expensive fancy equipment. I am here to tell you that while this is a fantastic option, it is not the only option! You can provide meaningful sensory experiences using regular household and or classroom stuff. If you haven’t read Sensory Processing Skills Unveiled and Explained be sure to do so. Having an appreciation of what sensory processing disorder is and what it might look like is paramount before implementing any type of sensory strategy for children.
Free PDF: Sensory Smart Tools at a Glance
I am thrilled to offer the entire Sensory Smart Toolkit for free! A comprehensive sensory program for classroom or home.
Everything you need to provide sensory solutions for your little ones today!
Be sure to read my post How to Create a Sensory Smart Classroom or Home to learn how to implement the Sensory Smart Toolkit.
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Heavy work activities can have a calming and organizing effect on children. This activity choice board provides many options. Offer breaks throughout the day as needed to gain increased focus and calm.
Want more information about heavy work? What Are Heavy Work Activities and Who Should Do Them?
Are you challenged by getting your student or child to do any type of independent work? Did you know that the average attention span is 3 to 5 minutes per age of the child? If your child or student struggles in this area, try these strategies to build their attending skills.
Infographic: 9 Strategies to Increase Attending Skills
Want more information? Jump to my post: 9 Strategies to Increase Attending Skills and On Task Behavior
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