Savvy Advocate Mom and More: Sensory Strategies: Hidden Senses - This is why we have to develop other muscles. Learning depends on being able to control your body and being able to understand where you are in space and time. Changing from a passive inhabitant of his/her body to an active "driver" makes a stunning amount of difference in how a student approaches academic learning.
A sensory room with swings, soft flooring, therapy balls, toys, and more will provide hours of fun and development of a variety of skills (i.e. gross motor, vestibular...). Find these items and more at: http://www.sensoryedge.com/pages/sensory-items photo by: http://www.heephong.org/webprod/eng/files/center/157/IMGP0008.JPG