Tag Archives: Gross Motor Skills

PT Corner: Buggy Imitation

[Source: The Inspired Treehouse] We love listening to kids playing with their dolls and action figures – the sound of pretend play is music to our ears!  We are going “buggy” today with an activity that lets kids use all … Continue reading

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PT Corner: 5 Gross Motor Activities to Help with Dressing Skills

[Source:  Your Therapy Source] Gross motor activities that focus on postural control, trunk rotation, bilateral coordination, eye hand coordination,motor planning and balance skills are beneficial when it comes to developing independence with dressing. Here are 5 suggested activities:  Play games … Continue reading

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Seasonal Activity of the Week: Easter Egg Hunt for Children with Autism

Thanks to the people at Therapics for reaching out to us to share this free activity!   It is great way to teach prepositions whilst helping a child with language challenges participate in the Easter fun.     It would make a … Continue reading

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Pediatric Therapy Activity of Week: Conversation Heart Jump Game

[Source:  Inspired Treehouse] One of our favorite Valentines ideas last year was our free printable Heart Jump game.  It was such a hit that we felt compelled to come up with a new gross motor game this Valentine’s Day! When I saw a bunch of … Continue reading

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PT Corner: Wheelbarrow Walking

[Source:  Starfish Therapies] Do any of you remember doing wheelbarrow races as a child? I do! I remember thinking it was hysterical that someone was holding my feet and I was racing someone else on my hands. Well, as much … Continue reading

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