OT – activities

National School Backpack Awareness Day

Posted by

School Physical Therapists

In case you haven’t heard, today is AOTA’s National School Backpack Awareness Day. Click here to learn safety tips for avoiding pain and injury that can come from backpacks and school bags, and share this post with teachers and OTs to help spread the word.

50 Fall Activities for Kids with Special Needs

Posted by

Speech-Language Pathologists

Inclusive of trick-or-treating alternatives, candy corn recipes, and crafts with special accommodations for kids with disabilities – this list will serve as an excellent reference tool for teachers and therapists throughout the autumn season. Click here to take a look!  

TBYF: 10 Unconventional Ways to Motivate Students

Posted by

Speech-Language Pathologists

Grab a little inspiration from this list of unusual ways to motivate your students throughout the school year. Take back your Friday and check out the list here.

18 Fun Handwriting Activities for Kids

Posted by

School Physical Therapists

Go back to school with new and exciting handwriting activities for kids! This list includes suggestions from OTs, parents, and teachers. Enjoy!    

Last Minute Resources for School-Based Therapists

Posted by

Speech-Language Pathologist SLP

This list provides easy games and activities to fall back on when your therapy sessions don’t go as planned. These resources are perfect for PTs, OTs, and SLPs. Take a look!  

EdTech Tuesday: 10 ABA Apps for Autism & Special Needs

Posted by

Speech-Language Pathologists

Go back to school with excellent special needs apps that use ABA principles. This list includes flashcard apps, problem solving games, and more! Check it out!

7 Tips for New Special Education Teachers

Posted by

Occupational Therapists

Sail through September with ease. These tips are perfect for Special Ed Teachers who are about to enter their first classroom. Take a look.  

22 Helpful Tips for New School-Based OTs

Posted by

Speech-Language Pathologists

Are you a new school-based Occupational Therapist? Take a look at these hints and tips to help you begin the school year with ease. Click here for the article.