Mother's Day Books
Mother's Day Songs
Memorial Day Activities for Kids:
Flexible Seating: Where Did All The Desks Go?
Victoria Cann (OT) and myself recently presented on Flexible/Alternative Seating in Schools. I have attached the presentation below. Hope you find it helpful!
Games to Improve Executive Functioning
- This article/blog post does a nice job of explaining the various parts of executive functioning and why executive functioning skills are essential for learning and successful participation in the school setting.
- Examples include, but are not limited to:
Difference Between ADHD and Executive Functioning Issues
Very interesting and informative article (and website):
Simulations for Understanding Student Needs
My Director shared these amazing resources with us--to help families and practitioners gain a better understanding of visual and auditory student needs.
Color Blindness Simulator
Hearing Loss Simulator
Low Vision Simulator
Do Weighted Blankets Really Work?
Great article that discusses weighted materials and evidence-based practice:
Sensory Strategies in Schools
Sign up and get a free printable packet "Classroom Sensory Strategies Toolkit"
Core Strength Norms
Pencil Grasp Reference Cheat Sheet
Writing S.M.A.R.T. IEP Goals
Great article for school-based OT's on IEP goal writing: