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http://chasinghazel.com/2014/10/hand-strenthening-ot-down-syndrome.html 2 Occupational Therapy Activities that promote muscle development in the hands. I do them with my daughter who has Down syndrome.

Hand Strengthening - OT & Down Syndrome

http://chasinghazel.com/2014/10/hand-strenthening-ot-down-syndrome.html 2 Occupational Therapy Activities that promote muscle development in the hands. I do them with my daughter who has Down syndrome.

Use this free printable of the lowercase letters to help build letter awareness through alphabet activities, matching games, and more.

Alphabet Activities: Lowercase Letters Printable

Use this free printable of the lowercase letters to help build letter awareness through alphabet activities, matching games, and more.

Downs Side Up: Writing Tips for Children with Down Syndrome

Downs Side Up: Writing Tips for Children with Down Syndrome. I really need to make or borrow some slant boards

how to make a weighted lap band to help fidgety kids calm down

Make a Lap Belt - a DIY Sensory Tool

SUMMARY: DIY weighted lap band to help fidgety kids calm down. CONNECTIONS: Kiddos on the spectrum needing that sensory. Have multiple in an area for kids to grab when they need it Students help make these TARGET AGE: early elementary grade

Children's Activity...Peg Colour Matching Game: perfect for fine motor skills, colour recognition concentration development.

Discover thousands of images about Children's Activity.Peg Colour Matching Game: perfect for fine motor skills, colour recognition & concentration development.

Craftulate: Cardboard Tube and Elastic Hair Bands [Fine Motor Fridays]

This is such a super simple fine motor activity!

This is a super simple activity for practicing fine motor skills, using a cardboard tube and elastic hair bands.

literacy center sight word activities- put the sand in a pencil box for easy upkeep and clean up!

literacy center sight word activities- put the sand in a pencil box for easy upkeep and clean up! NOTE: this only works with a thin layer of sand. If you put too much the writing doesn't show up. It went over okay with my kids, not their favorite

Counting Game with Buttons and Muffin Cups! This games teaches counting and number recognition. Great for Pre-K students and the buttons can be used over and over again. Items for activity are really inexpensive, which is always a bonus.

Counting Game with Buttons and Muffin Cups

Got a student who drags people into power struggles? Giving the student choices can help reduce those behaviors. Check out some ways to make it work.

How to Give Choices & Improve the Most Challenging Behaviors

Got a student who drags people into power struggles? Giving the student choices can help reduce those behaviors. Check out some ways to make it work. (How to give choices and improve even the most challenging behaviors)

A fun name activity using bingo dabbers. Write the child's name lightly with a pencil and have students "dab" over it. Great fine motor practice too!

Using Bingo Dabbers in the Classroom {with a FREEBIE}