Top Ten New Blogs I've Discovered Through Pinterest
Yes, it's my Tuesday top ten (just two days late). I've been so good at relaxing and not thinking too much about teaching and school that I...
Small Pocket Chart Freebie
I love the ideas I've seen using the alphabet activity for sorting letters that are tall, small, and fall. This one is my favorite. I decid...
How to improve your child's cutting skills -Tips from a pediatric OT
Fine motor weakness, positioning and lack of exposure can all be conquered with these simple OT tips to help your child with cutting skills.
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 »
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 ...
Two-Finger Spacer (20 Pack)
Two-Finger Spacer [HW4331] - Keep just the right space between letters and words using this Two-Finger Spacer. Emerging writers and those with visual or motor challenges can rely on the spacer's arrow for directionality and a ruler for measurement. The see-through color heightens the intensity of the letters, and it can be
Clever classroom trick for kids learning to write in the lines.
A clever classroom trick to help children learning to write inside lines
Reader tip: Weighted pen for those who press too hard
Every now and then I receive an email from a reader who has tried something they've seen on my blog or who has an experience that they'd...
A Complete Guide to Handwriting - The OT Toolbox
We’re kicking off 2016 and our Functional Skills for Kids series with Handwriting! This is a complete series by 10 Occupational Therapists and Physical Therapists as we discuss and dissect 12 functions of daily living skills for Kids. Over the next twelve months, we’ll explore 12 different functional activities that children complete on a ... Read More about A Complete Guide to Handwriting