Tag Archives: Tip or Resource

Life Cycle of a Pumpkin Craft

Editor’s Note:  Halloween will be over soon, but pumpkins are good all autumn long.  I love this craft for speech and language work!  Fantastic for following directions, sequencing, conversation and storytelling.   How else would you use it for therapy? … Continue reading


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OT/PT Activity of the Week: Spider Web Scavenger Hunt for Halloween

[Source:  Hands on As We Grow] With Halloween only days away, my kids are asking me every day how much longer until Halloween. We’ve been doing lots of fun activities around Halloween themes. I really should have done a Halloween countdown! … Continue reading


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School Nurse Resource of the Week: Super Nutrition Tracker

Thank You to the National Association of School Nurses on Facebook for the heads-up on this new, free resource for teachers. SuperTracker Nutrition Lesson Plans for High School Students are now available! This series of four lesson plans is designed to … Continue reading


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Therapy Activity of the Week: Frankenstein Contact Paper Sticky Wall

[Source:  I Heart Crafty Things] It’s been a while since we’ve made contact paper sticky wall art. Since I’ve had Halloween on the brain, I came up with this idea to use different materials to create a Frankenstein. My daughter … Continue reading


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Book Review: Learning the Alphabet Through Short Stories

[Source: The Montreal Gazette via Mind Shift] Alphabet books are a staple of children’s literature. We’re all familiar with the basic “A is for apple, B is for bear” approach but some of us, myself included, revel in alphabet books … Continue reading


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