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Oral Motor activities Huff and Puff Spelling! Therapy Activity of the Week - pinned by – Please Visit for all our pediatric therapy pins Oral Motor Activities, Alphabet Activities, Sensory Activities, Therapy Activities, Learning Activities, Activities For Kids, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Huff And Puff

Huff and Puff Spelling! Therapy Activity of the Week

[Source: The OT's Bag] I absolutely love this activity I created in a pinch one day and it has since become a favorite of my students. This activity has the added benefit of potentially helping students to calm down. Many times I hear an adult tell a child to take a deep breath to calm down but often a child can’t stay focused enough for this deep breathing. I have found using activities with sustained blowing and a functional goal is much more effective and fun. OT Skills this Activity…

Do you know that ping pong ball can make many fun things? DIY Ping Pong Ball crafts are interesting things. If you have a lot of useless old ping pong balls in your home and you don't know how to deal with them, making them into creative crafts is th Kid Science, Preschool Science, Teaching Science, Library Science, Oral Motor Activities, Science Activities, Activities For Kids, Science Ideas, Science Experiments Kids

Floating Ping Pong Ball | Science Experiment

Floating Ping Pong Ball | Experiments | Steve Spangler Science

Perfect tween birthday party theme – Minute to Win It! Lots of fun and easy party ideas! Perfect tween birthday party theme – Minute to Win It! Lots of fun and easy party ideas! Family Game Night, Family Games, Group Games, Youth Games, Gym Games, Dice Games, Kids Party Games, Teenage Party Games, Outdoor Party Games

Minute to Win It – Tween Challenge

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Is my child's chewing a sensory oral fixation or just a bad habit? Tips from an Occupational Therapy perspective. Sensory Motor, Autism Sensory, Sensory Diet, Sensory Issues, Sensory Activities, Sensory Tools, Learning Activities, Kids Learning, Oral Motor

Why Your Sensory Child Chews And How You Can Help

Does your sensory child chew on items constantly throughout their day? Find out how Chewigems USA can benefit you with sensory chews!

Add a little Drama to your drinks with this Animal Straw printable. shark, warthog, lion and snake straw mask. Animal Birthday, Boy Birthday, Bebe Love, Animal Party, Animal Fun, Animal Faces, Shark Party, Festa Party, Under The Sea Party

Free Printable Animal Straw Toppers for Kids - Mother Natured

Add drama to your drinks with these printable animal straw toppers. Frog straw topper, shark straw topper, snake straw topper & butterfly straw topper.

5 Tips for Hosting Holidays for All Dietary Needs - Food & Nutrition Magazine Oral Motor Activities, Activities For Kids, Sensory Activities, Learning Activities, Speech Language Pathology, Speech And Language, Stone Soup, Special Needs Kids, Holiday Recipes

Planning for Holiday Meals with a Picky Eater

As an href="http://www.mymunchbug.com/melanie-potock/"SLP focused on the treatment of pediatric feeding disorders, there is one common denominator among all the families on my caseload: The stress in their homes at mealtimes is palpable.

chewing as a sensory need and ideas for dealing with it.my 5 year old chews on everything and now maybe I understand why. This is a must read if you have a child that chews. Sensory Motor, Autism Sensory, Sensory Diet, Sensory Issues, Sensory Activities, Therapy Activities, Sensory Play, Sensory Tools, Motor Activities

Sensory Integration for Children Who Chew - Meet Penny

Share & Help Me GrowThis is a guest post from my sweet friend, Kyndra Steinmann, who blogs at Sticks, Stones and Chicken Bones. For years, I have been trying to get my daughter, Mouse, to keep things that aren’t food or drink out of her mouth. Not just her fingers, but pens and pencils, buttons on her […]

The Sensory Spectrum: What To Do For Biters, Chewers, Suckers, and Pickers. Sensory Motor, Sensory Diet, Sensory Activities, Sensory Toys, Cognitive Activities, Pediatric Occupational Therapy, Pediatric Ot, Sensory Therapy, Speech Therapy

The Sensory Spectrum | For Sensory Processing Disorder Kiddos and Their Parents

For Sensory Processing Disorder Kiddos and Their Parents

Bouncing bubbles-bubbles that don't pop! Bouncing bubbles: bubbles that don't pop! Made with distilled water, dish soap, and glycerin. Blow bubbles with a standard bubble wand or just a straw will do it! Craft Activities For Kids, Projects For Kids, Childcare Activities, Science Projects, Outdoor Activities, Diy Projects, Fun Christmas, Fun Crafts, Crafts For Kids

Bouncing Bubbles

This entire week my son has asked to play with bubbles after dinner. The sun is lower, the weather is cool at that time, and there has been...

Rainy Day Activities - Blow paint monsters & many other fun things Kids Crafts, Craft Activities For Kids, Crafts To Do, Projects For Kids, Art Projects, Arts And Crafts, Indoor Activities, Craft Ideas, Family Crafts


Great blow painting ideas for kids from Raising Sparks. Another of their easy craft activities for kids.

Snack necklace for movie night. This would also be fun for the drive in! Snack Necklace, Kids Necklace, Projects For Kids, Crafts For Kids, Movie Night Snacks, Movie Nights, Candy Necklaces, For Elise, Festa Party

Edible Candy Necklace

This edible necklace is my take on the candy necklaces that we all enjoyed in the 70s, 80s, and 90s – are they still around??? Anyway, I never did like the candies that were on them and there…

Almost Unschoolers: Combating Cabin Fever With Indoor Games (great oral motor exercise for speech therapy) Activity Games, Fun Games, Games For Kids, Party Games, Indoor Games, Indoor Activities, Indoor Recess, Motor Activities, Rainy Day Activities

Combating Cabin Fever With Indoor Games

We had some fun this afternoon, with a game I found suggested in Veronika Alice Gunter's The Ultimate Indoor Game Book. With 200 in-the-house, boredom busting games, it's a great resource for warding off cabin fever. Our game of choice today, was cup racing. The set up was pretty simple. I poked holes in the bottom of two plastic cups, with a pencil... ...threaded a long piece of string through each cup... ...and tied the ends to a couple of chairs, placed back to back, across the room from…

Make bubbles and wand with items you have at home! Homemade bubble recipe using water, corn syrup, and liquid dish soap. Combine with an empty water bottle = tons of big bubble fun! K simply loves bubbles! Craft Activities For Kids, Summer Activities, Toddler Activities, Projects For Kids, Diy For Kids, Cool Kids, Crafts For Kids, Bubble Activities, Childcare Activities

Water bottle bubble fun - Projects for Preschoolers

Did you know you can blow bubbles with just a simple single serving water bottle? Oh yes, loads of water bottle bubble fun with items you probably have at home already! Bubbles are one of our favorite preschool activities for summer (or any age really). We played with 3 different variations using just water bottles and a ... Read more