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Turn travel into a blast with this portable Lego kit. | 23 DIY Projects That Will Blow Your Kids' Minds

23 DIY Projects That Will Blow Your Kids' Minds

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Cool Down Cubes - great for students who have difficulty with anger. Using a permanent marker, write a safe "cool down" strategy on each ice cube. For example: count to ten, walk away, talk to a friend, take three deep breaths, etc. I also left a few of the cubes blank so that the students could come up with their own strategies.

Crafty Counselor Chick: Cool Down Cubes

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Learning letters-painting over chalked letters using water.

In-hand Manipulation OT ideas

In Hand Manipulation - Therapy Fun Zone

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Handwriting introduction! So easy, and great sensory activity too

Freelance Mama: Easy peasy toddler toy (& other rainy day ideas)

Freelance Mama: Easy peasy toddler toy (& other rainy day ideas)

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Fine Motor Skill Building | Water Dropper Practice

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Promote Fine Motor Skills with 30 Activities & Materials

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Write letters on tube and on stickers; kids have to match the stickers to the letters on the tube. Fine motor!

Testy yet trying: Car Ride Activities Set 1

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I use highlighter letters instead of "dot letters" for kiddos to trace, on advice of an occupational therapist.

The Brilliance of Highlighters « Miss Mancy's Blog

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Santa Slime is super sparkly and smells just like Christmas.... Such a fun way for kids to play this holiday! {Easy to make, too!}

Santa Slime Recipe ~ Growing A Jeweled Rose

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Keyboarding Programs to Help Kids with Typing Practice -

Keyboarding Programs to Help Kids with Typing Practice -

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laminated construction paper to teach personal space at the beginning of the year.

Could do this with so many things!

Flipping Beanbags for Wrist Strengthening! Make quick stitches on one side so they child knows she has flipped it!

Using an inner tube and a therapy ball in combination to work on dynamic balance. This encourages the child to separate upper and lower limb movement when they are encouraged to throw and catch at the same time.

Super Fine Motor Activity for Busy Bags from PowerfulMothering...

Super Fine Motor Activity for Busy Bags

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Q-Tips and Straws Fine Motor Skills Activity - A great way to help little hands strengthen fine motor skills and work on colors at the same time.

Q-Tips and Straws - Fine Motor Skills Activity

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Daily activities for fine motor skills

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Promote Fine Motor Skills with 30 Activities & Materials

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Great Website with lots of Apps for students with special needs.

Teaching how to hold pencil: cut two holes in an old sock for the index finger and thumb. The other fingers remain in the sock. Genius!! I will be doing this!!!

OT treatment focusing on increasing strength, coordination, range of motion, and grasp.

Fun and colorful way to organize supplies for your class

Do you ever have a student that just needs to get out of the room for a minute and get a new perspective? Give them "The mysterious envelope" to deliver! This is brilliant!

Elementary Teacher Resources, Issue #046 - Behavior Modification

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