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19 Ridiculously Simple DIYs Every Elementary School Teacher Should Know 19 Ridiculously Simple DIYs Every Elementary School Teacher Should Know,Learning activities DIY salt tray with alphabet cards. Easy to make and kids have fun. Montessori Activities, Toddler Activities, Fun Activities, Educational Activities, Preschool Ideas, Kindergarten Letter Activities, Preschool Alphabet Activities, Activities For 4 Year Olds, Educational Crafts For Toddlers

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Sensory "play" for developing fine motor skills and letter/number familiarity eye/hand coordination - eye tracking and "copying." So good for so many skills! BRILLIANT!!!!

 {summer practice pack On My Way to K! Fun summer practice for incoming Kinders! Fun summer practice for incoming Kinders! Preschool Writing, Preschool Lessons, Preschool Classroom, Preschool Learning, Preschool Age, Pre K Worksheets, Kindergarten Worksheets, Line Tracing Worksheets, Summer Worksheets

On My Way to K! {summer practice pack!} - Miss Kindergarten

On My Way to K is full of hands-on and engaging activities for your littles to complete the summer before entering kindergarten {or for the first few weeks of school if you aren’t able to give summer packets before kinder!} This pack covers everything from letter names and sounds, number identification and one-to-one correspondence, basic shapes, […]

The perfect aid for kids with fidgety feet perfect for classroom management. Attached is the band. Sensory Tools, Sensory Activities, Sensory Diet, Classroom Behavior, School Classroom, Classroom Seats, Dog Behavior, Classroom Design, Classroom Organization

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The perfect aid for kids with fidgety feet

Peachy Speechie: Effort Meter - Perhaps for evaluation criteria and expect ions, however you can't grade "effort"… Hmm. Classroom Behavior, School Classroom, Student Behavior, Future Classroom, Classroom Ideas, Teaching Tips, Teaching Strategies, Classroom Organization, Classroom Management

Effort Meter

One of my students today reminded me just why I had developed this Effort Meter a few years ago. :-) This became a tool that was used throughout most of my middle school building a few years back. Some of the teachers even brought it home to use with their children and yes.....you guessed it...their spouses! I, of course, found that to be hilarious! This can be used with all students. Sometimes it is an even more effective tool to use with those students who are classified as "gifted" to try…

Or instead of bugs you can add foam letters then puy the foam letters back in the foam mat Bugs in the Grass - sweet Spring-time activity to promote sorting, playing, matching, fine motor skill development and fun! Montessori Activities, Toddler Activities, Preschool Activities, Counting Activities, Motor Activities, Indoor Activities, Sensory Bins, Sensory Table, Sensory Play

Bugs in the Grass Spring Play Bin

Is it spring yet? Bugs in the Grass Spring Play Bin is fun, fine motor and sensory play for little ones. Coloring sorting cups, tongs, little creepy crawly bugs in the grass spring play bin make it fun to explore and learn.

Q-Tips and Straws Fine Motor Skills Activity - A great way to help little hands strengthen fine motor skills and work on colors at the same time. Informations About Q-Tips and Straws – Fine Motor Skil Toddler Learning, Preschool Learning, Early Learning, Learning Activities, Teaching, Physical Activities, Physical Education, Health Education, Dementia Activities

Q-Tips and Straws – Fine Motor Skills Activity

Recently, we shared a post on How to Dye Q-Tips. This was incredibly popular and I got a lot of questions of how to use dyed q-tips for play and learning. This Q-Tips and Straws fine motor skills activity was challenging and fun for my kids. There is a color matching and pattern making element as well which just extends the fun. We love working on fine motor skills at our place as is evidenced by these 18 Fine Motor Activities for Preschoolers. You will need: Colored straws Dyed Q-tips…

Work on visual perceptual skills and fine motor skills together. This game would be easy to recreate. Occupational Therapy Activities, Motor Skills Activities, Occupational Therapist, Gross Motor Skills, Sensory Activities, Toddler Activities, Visual Perceptual Activities, Sensory Rooms, Physical Activities

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Work on visual perceptual skills and fine motor skills together. Follow the link to the blog to see other games occupational therapists play.

 THIS PIN: 5 things to keep in mind when working on fine motor skills -- tips from an occupational therapist. Helpful info for therapists, parents, teachers, or anyone else who works with kids! Motor Skills Activities, Gross Motor Skills, Sensory Activities, Therapy Activities, Learning Activities, Therapy Ideas, Pediatric Occupational Therapy, Pediatric Ot, Physical Development

5 Things to Keep in Mind When Working on Fine Motor Skills -

An occupational therapist shares 5 things to keep in mind when working on fine motor skills with kids.

W-Sitting Infographic - North Shore Pediatric Therapy Occupational Therapy Activities, Pediatric Occupational Therapy, Pediatric Ot, Speech Therapy, Child Development Activities, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Hand Therapy, Physical Activities, Postural

W-Sitting Infographic - North Shore Pediatric Therapy

Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), Social Work, Dietitian & Academic Specialists (tutoring).

SKILLS: FINGER ISOLATION ABCs of Development series at The Inspired Treehouse explores F -- Finger Isolation. An important fine motor skill for buttoning, pointing, picking up small objects and more!Human development Human development may refer to: Occupational Therapy Activities, Motor Skills Activities, Gross Motor Skills, Sensory Activities, Physical Activities, Sensory Therapy, Dissociation, Ot Therapy, Therapy Ideas

DEVELOPMENTAL SKILLS: FINGER ISOLATION - The Inspired Treehouse

Finger isolation is the ability to move one finger at a time. Separating the movements of one finger from the others is a tricky skill for kids.

Site provides information to parents on activities they can do at home with their child to develop fine motor skills, self help skills, pre writing skills, handwriting, sensory processing and other developmental skills needed for success in school. Occupational Therapy Activities, Occupational Therapist, Motor Activities, Physical Activities, Self Help Skills, Skills To Learn, Life Skills, Ot Therapy, Therapy Ideas

5 Adaptations for Tying Shoes

Tying shoes is a complex skill to learn requiring fine motor skills, visual perceptual skills and motor planning. Some children may need extra help to learn how to tie shoes and some may need permanent adaptations. Here are 5 suggestions to adapt shoe tying: 1. commercial shoe laces that are different colors to help learn shoe tying http://www.loopeez.com/index.php 2. Velcro hidden inside shoe http://pinterest.com/pin/143693044332911985/ 3. commercial products that use elastic shoelaces…

Classroom ideas 54324739242050565 - My Wait Basket is one of my favorite tools in my Autism Classroom. This classroom idea helped me keep students hands busy while I tend to other classroom issues that arise throughout the day. Source by Autism Teaching, Autism Classroom, Special Education Classroom, Student Teaching, Classroom Ideas, Free Education, Future Classroom, Education Galaxy, Education Posters

Teaching Wait: The Wait Basket - You Aut-A Know

My Wait Basket is one of my favorite tools in my Autism Classroom. This…