Tag Archives: Tip or Resource

Seasonal Activity of the Week: Thanksgiving Turkey Baster Relay

Editor’s Note:  I know it’s early to share Thanksgiving activities but I just couldn’t resist this one!   So adorable, and GREAT hand-strengthening therapy! [Source:  The Inspired Treehouse] For the past few weeks, I’ve been over on Pinterest pinning all … Continue reading

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Playrific Needs Your Input!

Editor’s Note:  A friend of ours, Gary Dietz of Playrific, has a project underway that connects physical toys with virtual activities on mobile devices. They believe that this move “back to toys” could have impact in many areas, including speech, language, … Continue reading

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OT Activity of the Week: Fine Motor Fun With Straws?!

[Source: Pocket Full of Therapy] Who knew you could weave with straws?!! So fun and different! You need straws,yarn, a piece of cardboard, and tape to get started. 1. Start with 3 straws: For each straw, cut a  piece of … Continue reading

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Pinterest Pin of the Week: Autumn Inferencing

 [Primary Inspiration via Pinterest] Here’s a seasonal freebie for you that will have your K-2 students determining key details in 24 riddles, applying their prior knowledge, and inferring the answers. These riddles are a form of informational text, featuring autumn social … Continue reading

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Activity of the Week: Patterning and Sequencing with Spiders

[Source:  Pre-K Pages] Making patterns with spiders is a seasonal and fun way to teach patterning! I am always looking for fun things I can use as manipulatives for learning activities, so when I found spider rings in the dollar store … Continue reading

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