Pencil Finger Fidgets - They allow the student to have something to chew on or move around in their hands. Students that require such fidgets have a need for sensory stimulation, and fidgets provide that within the classroom setting.
Back to School Idea: You can display your students' talent and their names with this DIY coloring banner. Coloring helps students relieve stress and take a break from a rigorous task. Ten designs are included.
How to teach a child to hold a pencil correctly: The Alligator Trick
Might help some with stress issues. Fidget rings- some great options for those that need to keep their hands busy. :) I need this so I won't drive my husband crazy tapping or picking at my fingers. Now what can I do about my foot movements?
TEACH YOUR CHILD TO READ - .This Clever Cat assists children to write on the correct lines (Dotted Thirds here in VIC) Very cheap and easy to implement. Super Effective Program Teaches Children Of All Ages To Read.
Use finger aerobics in the classroom, home or therapy clinic to work on fine motor skills needed for functional tasks. Hand aerobics are a great fine motor exercise workout before handwriting tasks for the whole class! Perfect for the school based OT.