vacation-friendly sensory tools

Vacation-Friendly Sensory Tools

Heading out? Pack vacation-friendly sensory tools for your time away from home. New sensory tools are exciting but most importantly, select items that are portable, durable and engage a variety of senses. Read on for fun ideas. Of course, if your child or teen has a favorite lap pad or … Read More

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Sensory Kits for Self-Regulation

Sensory kits are not just for home or school! Libraries, museums and airports are responding to special needs with sensory tools in a kit or sensory room. Sometimes an accommodation intended for one audience works for others too, observes Kate Carter, Youth Services Project Librarian at Multnomah County Library in Portland, … Read More

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Outdoor Fun! Sensory Activities for Spring and Summer

Spring has sprung and summer is just about here.  Before you know it, school will be out and you can bet you will hear, “Mom, I’m bored!” But don’t fret! Spring and summer provide a fantastic outdoor sensory playground where muscles can move and sensations can sing. Not only is … Read More

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