Bec O'Connor
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Hand Strengthening Building & Engineering Busy Bag - Sugar Aunts

Play and the child in fine motor skills, gross motor skills, developmental progression of play, helping attention and social skills through play, and using play as a therapeutic tool in Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy with kids.

Occupational Therapy in the Educational Setting

Great resource if you have students receiving the related service of Occupational Therapy. These handouts are an easy explanation of how OT supports students

Learn the most common worries at each stage of development.

Child Therapist's List of Top Worries by Age Learn the most common worries at each stage of development.

Ziploc bags with tempera paint. We practiced color mixing, fine motor skills, sensory exploration, and letter writing. It felt like getting messy... without the mess!

Ziploc bags with tempera paint. We practiced color mixing, fine motor skills, sensory exploration, and letter writing. It felt like getting messy. without the mess! Again, just a picture no link but so worth sharing this GREAT idea.

I used this for a few years. Such a good teaching tool Pediatric Occupational Therapy Tips: Pencil/Pen Grasp

Twist n' Write Penagain children’s pencils ~ for children who have trouble gripping a regular pencil

"I am" boards - great for groups

I AM. Love this idea to remind them they are wonderful. (Could use actual photos of the girls, though.) Or do this with a girl scout troop photo and say. Girl Scouts is. (let them find adjectives in magazines to glue around frame.

Offenders given another chance to live a life with meaning - Occupational Therapy

Many prisoners, from young offenders to older people, could benefit from occupational therapy