Five Activities for Crossing the Midline (and Why It’s Important)

five activities for crossing the midline (and why it’s important

Lazy 8′s are used in Brain Gym to help YOU: think more clearly, relax and calm, improve hand-eye co-ordination, improve visual tracking (moving you eyes and not your head to see something). increase attention span increase writing flow and speed balance emotions improves memory improve cross laterality (crossing the midline of the body, your belly button, connects the right and left hemisphere) to develop hand dominance (being right or left handed)

Lazy 8′s are used in Brain Gym to help YOU: think more clearly, relax and calm, improve hand-eye co-ordination, improve visual tracking (moving you eyes and not your head to see something). increase attention span increase writing flow and speed balance emotions improves memory improve cross laterality (crossing the midline of the body, your belly button, connects the right and left hemisphere) to develop hand dominance (being right or left handed)


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Why Crossing the Midline Activities Helped this Child Listen to his Teacher | ilslearningcorner.com

Why Crossing the Midline Activities Helped this Child Listen to his Teacher

6 activities for crossing the midline and why it's important for all kids.

five activities for crossing the midline (and why it’s important

A collection of easy yet fun activity ideas for toddlers & beyond to encourage the important developmental skill of 'Crossing the Midline'

A collection of easy yet fun activity ideas for toddlers & beyond to encourage the important developmental skill of 'Crossing the Midline'

Midline Passing activity - work on crossing midline by passing an object between 2 or more participants.

Midline Passing activity - work on crossing midline by passing an object between 2 or more participants.

10 Free brain Gym exercises - Re-pinned by @PediaStaff – Please Visit http://ht.ly/63sNt for all our pediatric therapy pins

Brain Gym Exercises

10 Free brain Gym exercises - Re-pinned by @PediaStaff – Please Visit http://ht.ly/63sNt for all our pediatric therapy pins

Brain Gym: Simple Exercises for a Better Mind and Body... good to integrate into the classroom.

Brain gym – simple exercises for a better mind and body

Brain Gym: Simple Exercises for a Better Mind and Body... good to integrate into the classroom.

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Trace the 8s-created by an OT (who is also a Brain Gym consultant) named Steven Kane. They are a series of increasingly complex 8 cards that have to be traced with dominant, non-dominant, and both hands together. I use these all the time in my practice to work on visual motor, attention, laterality, and brain integration.

Trace the 8s-created by an OT (who is also a Brain Gym consultant) named Steven Kane. They are a series of increasingly complex 8 cards that have to be traced with dominant, non-dominant, and both hands together. I use these all the time in my practice to work on visual motor, attention, laterality, and brain integration.

Brain Exercises - Crossing the Midline from Dr. Jean--these are fantastic to use in-between parts of the day and as transitions. Crossing the midline is hugely important for developing brains!

Brain Exercises - Crossing the Midline from Dr. Jean--these are fantastic to use in-between parts of the day and as transitions. Crossing the midline is hugely important for developing brains!

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