How to make a weighted pencil. Weighted pencils can be beneficial for students who do not press hard enough when writing or for students who have poor body awareness and need additional proprioceptive input to increase awareness of their hand.
Mike LaManna designed something to allow children with cognitive and physical disabilities keep their fingers properly positioned on a computer mouse to point and click. He simply glued a party ring to the clicker.
The children in art class experience what it's like to draw with their feet and mouths (and elbows! This is not only a fun, action art experience, but it gives them a new appreciation and gratefulness for their hands.
For Harrison-ADHD strategies.wish I had known this 10 years ago when we found out the boy has ADHD!---Great tips! I am glad more and more people recognize this isn't a behavior problem or a bad parenting issue.
You know how much we rave about whole body movement through free play but, we also understand that there is definitely the time and place for a device. Here are some of the the best apps for kids that we use to promote fine motor and visual motor skills