The Stay-at-Home-Mom Survival Guide: Preschool Activities This is a GREAT site. She has so many clever and easy ways to work with your preschooler and have fun at the same time.
Shaving cream over a shower cap and then throw Cheetos on top--whoever catches the most, wins. Minute to win it idea @April Cochran-Smith Cochran-Smith Cochran-Smith Baldwin
Create a discovery bottle with pipe cleaners and a plastic soda bottle then add a magnet wand for hours of fun :: bilateral coordination, early education, preschool, special education, OT
DIY Kids Games Crafts Pictures, Photos, and Images for Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, and Twitter
Handprint & Footprint Canvas Art | Cool and Easy Kids Craft Projects for Toddlers by DIY Ready at www.diyready.com/diy-kids-crafts-you-can-make-in-under-an-hour/
12 fun ways to practice name writing for preschooler -- that will actually have them interested in trying to write it! <3
Hand-Eye Coordination activities for kids
Make your own no-sew weighted blanket--I'm totally going to try this.
Pool noodle race track from ramblings from utopia. Lots of other activities and crafts here.
A huge list of Occupational Therapy resources for kids, perfect for parents and therapists. www.GoldenReflectionsBlog.com
A true step by step DIY tutorial on how to make a weighted blanket for your child with autism, ADHD, SPD. I'm sure can be adapted for lap pads, etc for Alzheimer's and mental illness also.
Weighted Blanket (straight forward tutorial)
How to Make a Weighted Blanket: 10 Steps (with Pictures) - wikiHow
How to make a DIY weight cushion or blanket to provide deep pressure for proprioceptive input and feedback. Pinned by The Sensory Spectrum pinterest.com/sensoryspectrum
Sensory Processing Disorder: How to Make a Weighted Blanket. Buy the stuffing beads at Walmart.
Weighted Blanket tutorial. Instructions, pdf pattern, and step by step photos.
What is the right-sized weighted blanket? OTs recommend: kids - 10% body weight plus 1-2 lbs Adults - 5% to 10% of ideal body weight
DIY Free Tutorial on how to make a weighted blanket, they have been shown to help calm/relax children that have Autism. AWESOME! Easy and inexpensive to make! #diy #crafts
Excellent tutorial for how to sew a weighted sensory blanket. Weighted blankets are useful tools for managing sensory processing disorder, autism, anxiety, Parkinson's disease, and more.