Peanut butter snails - this would be great snack to make with little kids! (Adult helping with the knife, of course)
Tutorial for making homemade DIY stretchy lycra sensory sheets for kids with autism or sensory processing disorder.
Brain Breaks, Instant Recess and Energizers - Action for Healthy Kids
Teaching Students How to Justify Answers in Math - Teaching to Inspire with Jennifer Findley
Enchanted Meditations for Kids (Calm for Kids)
Weighted hedgehog for sensory input. See more at http://missawesomeness.com/hedgehog/
This is a lifehack, using a tennis ball with a slit in it, to protect the softer fabrics of your sweaters on hooks. :) Or use a vinyl Munchy ball from TherapyFunZone.com instead, in case of possible lint!
Be an animal doctor! Cut a line across the paper animal (surgery?) to practice cutting, then fix it with a band-aid - opening and applying a band-aid is a great self-help skill and fine motor task.
Keep your puzzle pieces intact when traveling using high-quality painter's tape, or use to make puzzles easier by blocking off some of the pieces. Taken from my Miss Awesomeness Facebook site at https://www.facebook.com/missawesomenessdotcom/photos
Get little Party City skateboards and then carefully place tiny Zinkies (Squinkie minis) or other small figurines onto them.
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Boost your child's visual-motor skills in an easy and creative way by using rubber bands to copy or create!
Using your flat iron/hair straightener as an iron on edges...curtains, sleeves, collars....just use with caution, no burning your house down or melting buttons. Energy conservation? Genius life hack? Hmm.
Need something to do quick? Grab some rubber bands. Have the child create a design then write about it. Ask them to make something (make me a "dog paw" and see if they figure out. Make a small design and ask them to copy it, which requires figure-ground work, sequencing, searching, etc.
Use a large Easter egg as your Bluetooth case. Will hold most of the smaller models. :) Life hack!
Notice the stickers in the shoes...
Love this idea...or the equivalent at least...
wait is this true?!!!! I think it's a lie!!!
Cookie Monster Bean Bag Toss
Cool idea. "Jumbo Inflatable Ring Toss. Great for geriatrics and pediatrics OT."
“Kaleidoscope Painting” Paint the lid of a cup with black paint and use it to stamp overlapping circles. Once it dries, paint inside each shape with a different color.
Life hack for OT: Key ring help. Use stapler remover to hold key chain open to put on thick keys/protect manicure/etc