Tag Archives: PT

OT/PT Seasonal Activity – Christmas Gross Motor Game

[Source: Pre K Pages] by JDaniel4’s Mom Sometimes you just have to get up and move. These gross motor Christmas cards will inspire your children to do just that. They feature a wide variety of Christmas themed actions your kids will … Continue reading

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Worth Repeating: “The Evocative Power of Toys”

Editor’s Note: Check out the comment on this article submitted by PediaStaff Guest Columnist and SLP, Sherry Artemenko of Play on Words! [Source:  Wall Street Journal] by Ralph Gardner Here’s how I would celebrate FAO Schwarz’s 150th anniversary if it … Continue reading

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Benefits of Structured Bimanual Skill Practice

[Source: Your Therapy Source] Research in Developmental Disabilities published research on the benefits of structured bimanual skill practice.  Twenty children with unilateral spastic cerebral palsy (CP) participated in the study in order to determine the importance of skill progression during intensive … Continue reading

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PT Corner: Reindeer Boot Camp

[Source:  Pink Oatmeal] If you are looking for a fun gross motor-themed activity to try this December Reindeer boot camp is a must!  It’s a really fun way to work on gross motor skills with a holiday theme.  In reindeer … Continue reading

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OT Corner: Teaching Shoe Tying – A Tool

[Source: Starfish Therapies] We are lucky enough to have an OT back on staff and we have been loving the collaboration and idea generation! We have had quite a few kids come in that aren’t able to tie their shoes, … Continue reading

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