A lot of the time, I will go to see a patient/student/client, and will create an activity right there on the spot. I don’t always plan ahead too much. When I want to do that activity again, I make it up again. This is mostly with pen and paper activities. Putting them in this blog
Here is a great OT website that has lots of ideas on it. http://www.therapystreetforkids.com/index.html.
Oh My!! Have Mercy. I just talked to a parent and she said that last year the therapist that they saw practiced letters all year. That is all that they did in therapy. It was totally boring for the child and he still can’t write his letters. This came about by me stating that I
Today we did cootie catchers. I spent some time making a template. I will upload that with pictures and directions tomorrow.
I often as a basic skills task have my students draw flowers, color them and then cut them out. It is a task that I can have most of my kids in therapy do and then modify it for difficulty and change things if I want to work on one specific thing. Sometimes it can