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Mermaid Tail Glitter Sensory Bottle
Learn how to make your own glittering mermaid tail sensory bottle! Calm down discovery jars like this glitter sensory bottle can be used for portable no mess safe sensory play, calming an overwhelmed child, and helping children learn to self-regulate. Bab
Fidget Box - filled with 15 items, perfect for any age and gender, as it is very versatile and open-ended. Most of the items inside can be used as jewelry (pendants, charms, zipper charms, etc.) and each kit comes with one high-quality waxed cotton cord. The items are tactile and most are interactive, such as the spinning globe, working compass, magnifying glass, padlock and keys, etc. #etsy #madetoorder #handmade #adhd #anxiety #travel #waiting #ad
A sweet bedtime play-doh set to help children and families wind down and reconnect at the end of a day. Lavender buds combined with deep pressure from kneading the play dough produces a calming effect and prepares kids for bed. Cutting board, molding and cutting tools and glass pebbles make it quiet creative fun. #etsy #toddler #preK #kindergarten #elementary #homeschool #waldorf #montessori #ad
Worry Pets – Sensory Buddies for Anxiety
Lots of kids struggle with worries or anxiety, especially around the start of the new school year. These Worry Pets are small enough to fit in a pocket. The cuddle fabric is snuggly soft. The poly-pellets inside provide comforting sensory input and something to rub between worried fingers, and the eyes make them oh, so cute. These are not just for worriers, though! The whole family will want one.
How to Teach Flexibility Using a Pipe Cleaner | Connected Families
One family used a practical tool to teach their child to be flexible and avoid having a tantrum. Teaching life skills for kids who misbehave.
Creating a Transitions Box for a Child with Special Needs
A couple of weeks ago I had the pleasure of connecting with Cheryl Parrish, the Children’s Ministry Director for Liberty Hill General Baptist Church in Dexter, Missouri. Cheryl and I were talking …
Easy Calm Down Kit for Sensory Needs and Fidgeting
Calm down kit for sensory meltdowns and much needed quiet time, Fidget toys, Autism, Sensory Needs, SPD, Easy travel bin filled with calming toys for kids,
Setting Up a Calm Down Corner for Toddlers and Preschoolers
The best alternative to a time-out, a calm down area for preschoolers and toddlers. What's in ours, and how you can set one up too!
Saying "Calm Down" To Your Kids Doesn't Actually Work
It's something I have written about a lot on here. Spirited kids, difficult kids, intense kids...helping them calm down, teaching them tactics to calm themselves. It's something that we all understand as parents, what it
10 Ways to Support Students with Hyperactivity & Attention Needs - Teaching with Jillian Starr
10 Ways to support students struggling with Hyperactivity and Attention! I love this my students with ADHD and sensory needs!
Calm Down Kit » Autism Adventures
I am SO excited to share with you my full CALM DOWN KIT bundle! Included in this full set is: Calm Down Kit Label When I’m Angry/Frustrated Visual Calming Card How Do You Feel Today? Choice Board (2 color options) How Do you Feel Today? Conversation Card How Do you Feel Today? Conversation Card PECS …
Calm Down Kit- 2nd Edition! » Autism Adventures
Help manage behaviors for students with special needs and students with autism through the use of visual coping strategies