Tag Archives: Handwriting

Early Parental Writing Support is Key to Children’s Literacy

[Source: Science Daily] Children of the Information Age are inundated with written words streaming across smartphone, tablet, and laptop screens. A new Tel Aviv University study says that preschoolers should be encouraged to write at a young age — even … Continue reading

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“Frozen” Inspired Salt Writing Tray

[Source:  I Can Teach My Child] I am somewhat obsessed with the smooth, shiny, ice-like texture from corn syrup paint.  A few weeks ago we created a Frozen-inspired name painting.  After it was finished, I thought it would be a great … Continue reading

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Mental Practice versus Physical Practice for Finger Opposition Skills in Children

[Source:  Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport via Your Therapy Source] Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport published research on the effects of mental practice (MP) and physical practice (PP) on a finger opposition task among 36, nine to ten years … Continue reading

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Pinterest Pin of the Week: Space People

Space People to help create spaces between words when writing.  Perfect! Visit this Pin on Pinterest Visit the Original Blog Post on Time 4 Kindergarten  

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Video OT Corner: Solutions For Printing Success

[Source:  Entwistle Occupational Therapy] Entwistle Power Occupational Therapy presents our third episode of Occupational Therapy Video (OT-V) “Solutions For Printing Success.” In this episode we explore one of the main reasons that parents seek our services for their children – … Continue reading

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