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Number sequences. Counting from any number. More and less. Need: tactile (here…

Counting from any number. More and less.

Everything you need to know about the tactile sense from tactile defensiveness, tactile seeking behaviors, tactile play ideas, and the best tactile toys! Plus, the big connection between the tactile system and picky eating.

The Ultimate Guide to the Incredible Tactile Sense

Everything you need to know about the tactile sense from tactile defensiveness, tactile seeking behaviors, tactile play ideas, and the best tactile toys! Plus, the big connection between the tactile system and picky eating.

this is a valentine site, but this idea is great for sensory

(Sense of touch) put different objects in balloons and have the children guess what each one is. Then, open them up to see what it is. (Tie with elastics so it is easier to open.) To further the lesson, make a chart of prediction and result.

Everything you need to know about the tactile sense from tactile defensiveness, tactile seeking behaviors, tactile play ideas, and the best tactile toys! Plus, the big connection between the tactile system and picky eating.

The Ultimate Guide to the Incredible Tactile Sense

Everything you need to know about the tactile sense from tactile defensiveness, tactile seeking behaviors, tactile play ideas, and the best tactile toys! Plus, the big connection between the tactile system and picky eating.

Flair - a wearable that enhances the tactile sense on Vimeo

Flair - a wearable that enhances the tactile sense on Vimeo

ESL Amplified: Amplifying Your Instruction with Hands-On Activities

ESL Amplified: Amplifying Your Instruction with Hands-On Activities texture science

Free resource from the Sensory Wise website. Our sensory systems with Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD). Great resource for parents, for children as a learning resource and the school staff room. Help us raise awareness and share! There's also a matching infographic with easy to read descriptions of each of the sensory systems. Visit www.sensorywise.co.uk for more information and a fantastic online shop for sensory toys, sports equipment and therapy resources.

Free resource from the Sensory Wise website. Our sensory systems with Sensory…

I made these Sense of Smell Swatches and Sense of Touch Boards last year for a early years class I was teaching.  They were used as part of our Five Senses Unit.  They were a hit!  The kids loved to feel and smell the different boards and swatches as it gave them hands-on tactile objects to explore and manipulate.

Five Senses – Sense of Smell & Touch Activity

Sense of Smell Swatches and Sense of Touch Boards. They were used as part of a Five Senses Unit. The kids loved to feel and smell the different boards and swatches as it gave them hands-on tactile objects to explore and manipulate.

From a very nice article: Making Sense of Sensory Processing by Dr. Jamie Chavez, pediatric OT.

cheat sheet on modulation vs discrimination for 7 sensory systems

Everything you need to know about the tactile sense from tactile defensiveness, tactile seeking behaviors, tactile play ideas, and the best tactile toys! Plus, the big connection between the tactile system and picky eating.

The Ultimate Guide to the Incredible Tactile Sense

Everything you need to know about the tactile sense from tactile defensiveness, tactile seeking behaviors, tactile play ideas, and the best tactile toys! Plus, the big connection between the tactile system and picky eating.

Number Play Dough Mats.  These 0-20 number play dough mats can be used with play dough, manipulatives, buttons, etc.  Kids can learn numeral recognition and the ten frames can be used to work on number sense.  Color and black and white pages are included.  A book cover is also included so that you can make an interactive counting book. A great activity for math centers in preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, and tot school.

Number Play Dough Mats 0-20

These number play dough mats can be used with play dough, manipulatives, buttons, etc. Kids can learn numeral recognition and the ten frames can be used to work on number sense. Color and black and white pages are included.

AMPLIFYING your ESL instruction is all about increasing  comprehensible input  for your students. In other words, ELLs learn best when you u...

Amplifying Your Instruction with Hands-On Activities

Special Needs Programs These are some ideas on using objects and hands-on activities while helping ESL learners read. I like the exercise where kids find objects that fit a given descriptive word, which could be a good sensory activity for other special

Montessori Materials Fabric Box--sensorial

Montessori Materials Fabric Box--sensorial

Touch – Sensory Processing Disorder (Tactile Sense) | The Sensory Seeker

Touch – Sensory Processing Disorder (Tactile Sense) | The Sensory Seeker

Sensory Hands...These are cheap and easy to make and virtually free to make.  I used non-latex gloves that were donated to me.  I filled ea...

These are cheap and easy to make and virtually free to make. I used non-latex gloves that were donated to me. I filled ea.

Montessori - Sensorial - Tactile Sense - Fabrics

Montessori - Sensorial - Tactile Sense - Fabrics