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Gardening for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Special Educational Needs – Engaging with Nature to Combat Anxiety, Promote Sensory Integration and Build Social Skills

Gardening for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Special Educational Needs: Engaging with Nature to Combat Anxiety, Promote Sensory Integration and Build Social Skills-Natasha Etherington Jessica Kinglsey London

A sensory garden with a variety of fragrances would be beneficial in a hospice garden since smell and sound are some of the last senses people lose, but not appropriate for a chemotherapy garden, since patients can be sensitive to smells (Erickson, 2012).

A sensory garden with a variety of fragrances would be beneficial in a hospice garden since smell and sound are some of the last senses people lose, but not appropriate for a chemotherapy garden, since patients can be sensitive to smells (Erickson,

DIY mobile with tin cans (a great reuse project)

Happy Earth Day everyone! In honour of this special day I’ve rounded up 25 recycled tin can crafts and projects. I am amazed at all the incredible things one can do with a simple tin can! Take a peek at all these fun ideas! Chalkboard Paint Tin Can Pots

Sensory path - *if* I could convince the kid to do this as a us-together project, it would work

Sensory path - people can walk over it and feel what bumps or sharps they feel.

Melody Pole - every playground should have one of these, and I'm sure a musical parent would help with it.

Melody Pole - every playground should have one of these, and I'm sure a musical parent would help with it. handmade musical instruments from nature , wood and recycled stuff for the garden hidden around for big kids as well as little ones great fun

Photo uploaded by Erica Duncan Sensory Repin by Gail Zahtz- a great DIY sensory project for any age or budget in even a tiny space.

Kids kitchen counter toy to distract while cooking. Made of PVC piping and table tennis balls. Easy trout together & kids love it! Maybe paint the balls so they have to color match?

Goodwin Estate Playgroup- our new tennis ball or water run- or both!! Cute kid friendly garden ideas, sensory too

Goodwin Estate Playgroup- our new tennis ball or water run- or both! Cute kid friendly garden ideas, sensory too

Garden Ideas: A handmade wind chime, fashioned from old utensils and colorful beads, adds whimsy and—with a gentle breeze—soothing sounds.

Great ideas for a garden makeover A handmade wind chime, fashioned from old utensils and colorful beads, adds whimsy and—with a gentle breeze—soothing sounds.