Not just for kids! We've seen spinners, but there are other "fidgets" out there. During Zoom meetings, virtual learning, homework time, any time - sometimes keeping your hands busy helps with focus, stress, sensory needs, or anxiety. Here are some of the latest: Push Pop Fidget Sensory Fidget Toy (Dino & Star & Flower) ONO … Continue reading Fidgets
Its never too early for BOOKS!
Reading books with your children is a fantastic way to enhance language, bonding, fine motor skills... I could go on and on about the benefits of books. It is never too early to start! I have had parents say to me, "why would I read to my baby, she can't read yet." Don't let that … Continue reading Its never too early for BOOKS!
Toys for limited Fine Motor skills
Some kids have a hard time reaching, and may have difficulty interacting with and manipulating toys. Toys with buttons and switches may be too hard for them to activate. Some toys choices I have found that are easy to make move, activate sounds, and trigger visual stimulation include: LeapFrog Spin & Sing Alphabet Zoo This … Continue reading Toys for limited Fine Motor skills
When it’s time to move on from the baby toys…
As babies approach the end of their first year, it is time to think about upping their toy game. You probably have lots of early toys that no longer seem to interest your baby (rattles, rings, links...). As children approach one year old, I am often asked. "What toys will interest my little one?" Toys … Continue reading When it’s time to move on from the baby toys…
Fisher-Price Laugh & Learn Smart Stages Piggy Bank
It's never too early for your first piggy bank - without batteries is my preference!
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I am a pediatric Physical Therapist with over 20 years experience working with children with special needs. I have worked with children from ages birth to 21 years old in a variety of settings. I specialize in the severe/profound population and the birth to three population. Finding fun, appropriate toys can be hard...