Cool Panda Chinese Class For Kids
Lace your shoes! - Fine Motor Activity for Kids This activity is great for young children to learn how the shoe laces work. It is easy to make, fun for kids and low cost. You can use real shoe too,...
Cutting Practice Made Easy - Royal Baloo
Cutting practice has been a hot topic around here lately. Logi-Bear is desperate to learn … Cutting Practice Made Easy Read More »
Printable | Preschool Homeschool | Motor Skills Checklist
Mental Checklist for the Preschool Homeschool – Motor Skills As a teacher, objective based education was the norm. Each lesson was planned via a ‘backward mapping’ process in which what the students were expected to be able to do by the end of the lesson was the primary focus. The objectives. I grew to hate the acronym ‘TSWBAT…’ It took me some time to figure out that it stood for, ‘The Students Will Be Able To:’ I hated, loathed, and despised posting objectives on my board every day. Mine…
Kids' Brain Teasers - www.free-for-kids.com
Free printable Brain Teasers For Kids with answers featuring a mix of logical puzzles, drawing challenges and word searches ... engage brain!
five activities for crossing the midline (and why it’s important) - teach mama
five activities for crossing the midline (and why it’s important)
Learning Letters and Having Loads of Fun
My kids LOVE the magazine center to hunt for letters. She has this free recording sheet on the blog.
17 Ways To Build Fine Motor Activities Into Your Curriculum - Differentiated Kindergarten
This kindergarten blog post will illustrate 17 different activities that can be used to build fine motor activities into your curriculum.
No More Velcro! Teaching how to tie shoes in under ten minutes
Tired of all the frustrated kids when teaching how to tie shoes? My son Elijah learned to tie his shoes in just ten minutes with this method.
Occupational Therapy - The OT Toolbox
Most of our posts have a therapeutic spin on them. As an Occupational Therapist, I love to pull my background into play activities. The pages below will provide developmental information and treatment ideas in Fine Motor Development, Sensory Integration, Visual Perceptual Integration, and Developmental Milestones. It is my hope that Occupational Therapists can find informative ... Read more
Why Kids Should Work on a Vertical Surface
The occupational therapists I work with frequently encourage kids to work on a vertical surface and here's why...
Geometry for Kids: Quilt Activity Using Triangles (Free Printable)
Children can create all kinds of designs using triangles with this free printable four-square quilt template. This geometry activity for kids provides all kinds of practice in spatial awareness and is perfect for preschool, kindergarten, and first grade. Follow our Math for Kids Pinterest board! One of my favorite themes to do with children is quilts! Studying …