Category Archives: OT

Autism Awareness Month: The World Needs All Kinds of Minds

Special Thanks to Abby at OT Cafe (formerly Notes from a Pediatric Occupational Therapist) for sharing this video on her blog.   We would like to pass it on to you! I had the wonderful opportunity to hear Temple Grandin speak at … Continue reading

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Resource of the Week: Children’s Book List for Autism Awareness Month

[Source: The Speech Bubble] As part of Autism Awareness month I wanted share some books that you can share with your students:    Friend Like Simon by Kate Gaynor Different Like Me.  My Book of Autism Heroes by Jennifer Elder … Continue reading

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OT Corner: 10 Amazing Moments in OT History

Editor’s Note:  PediaStaff would like to wish you a “Happy OT Month” (again).  Here is a cool article we thought might interest you! [Source:  OT Potential] In 1917, a small group met on March 15-18th in Clifton Springs, New York, and … Continue reading

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Easy Spring Origami Tulips

[Source  Deborah Kratz via the Pediatric Occupational Therapists Group on FaceBook] Easy spring tulip origami done with members from a mod-severe class. 3 major folds plus 3 optional folds. Origami or other lightweight paper works better than construction paper. Position … Continue reading

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Mallard Duck Handprint Craft

[ via Pinterest] I am thinking that this is the cutest handprint craft ever! Please support the original artist and visit for the directions on how to do this craft! She has some terrific crafts on her blog that … Continue reading

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