Tag Archives: Sensory Motor Skills – Sensory Integration

Pediatric Therapy Corner: Book Excerpt: “Early Intervention Games” by Barbara Sher

Thank You Barbara Sher for providing us an excerpt from her book “Early Intervention Games.” Enjoy this PDF selection complete with illustrations: Please visit Barbara Sher’s website at GamesLady.com   Read an Excerpt of Early Intervention Games HERE! Read a … Continue reading

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Motor Magic Activity

Here is a sample activity from Your Therapy Source’s book, Motor Magic, Turn Fine Motor Skills into Gross Motor Skills. Video provided by Your Therapy Source

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Fun “Sensory Motor” Fact to Share with Your Kids!- Why Do we Stick out our Tongues when we Concentrate?

[Image Credit: the Lobster Meets Peach Blog] [Source: Seth Boatright-Horowitz, Post-doc/Fellow, Neuroscience, Brown University] The tongue has one of the largest representations both in motor cortex and sensory cortex of any appendage. It’s role in basic taste/odor as well as … Continue reading

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Sensory Motor Activity – Kid Boxing

Thank You Margaret Rice at Your Therapy Source for this great sensory motor activity.

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OT Corner: The Vestibular System Goes To School

  By: Mary J Kawar, MS, OT/L In addition to our 5 basic senses, we have a special sense known as our vestibular system, which is so important that it is protected inside of bone in our inner ear. It … Continue reading

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