Monthly Archive
December 7, 2022
Please enjoy our newest issue of Teaching & Therapy Resources for the Classroom, Clinic and Carryover.    (Have you missed any of our previous issues? Read them HERE) Please feel free to forward this weekly resource to the parents/guardians, other therapy clinicians…...
[Source: Neuroclastic] Holidays are thrilling times for a lot of people, but autistics– even if they love the season– tend to be extra stressed. One grievance I’ve consistently seen from neurotypical/non-autistic parents and partners of autistics is that they struggle with understanding…...
Editor’s Note:  It is important to note that this article refers to the original 1964 cartoon story.   Political correctness gone too far or real food for thought?   You decide.    Perhaps we could use the song and movie as an opportunity for…...
December 7, 2022
[Source: Pink Oatmeal] The holiday season is here and it is a busy time of the year.  I want to take motor planning off your plate this month and make this a little bit easier for you.  I’m sharing with you some…...
December 7, 2022
[Source:  The Sensory Spectrum] In my parent Facebook Group,  Voices of SPD, several parents were asking for recommendations for Christmas stocking stuffers. The problem is, there are hundreds of great sensory stocking stuffers out there! But I know how tough it can be to whittle down the list…...
[Source:  Activity Tailor] One of the most unnerving parent things I’ve done is teach a child to drive. You are suddenly aware of all the hazards you could hit (cones, curbs, pedestrians) as well as all of those that could hit you (crazy…...
[Source:  Hands On As We Grow] Now that Thanksgiving is over and December has started, I am thinking about the winter holidays. This sticker tracing Hanukkah activity is a super simple fine motor activity to get in the holiday spirit. Learn More and See…...
[Source:  Hands on As We Grow] Window clings are a popular choice of decoration for Hanukkah because the menorah is traditionally lit in the window, in an effort to spread the story and joy with passerby. This activity is a fantastic way…...
[Source:  PreKinders.com] The kids in my class love these “I Have, Who Has” card games. There are many of these games that teach skills, but here is a fun version for Christmas. Bring these out when your class gets antsy from all the…...
Here is a blog post of sensory holiday activities that was extremely popular on our Pinterest boards last week.   Please enjoy “Sensory Christmas Crafts & Activities:” [Source: Wonderbaby.org] I’ve always felt that the best way to celebrate any holiday or season is…...