50 unique exercises for CORE AND SHOULDER STRENGTH, posture cue card visuals (differentiated) and handout for kids with a quick activity. Posture is incredibly important for fine and visual motor tasks including handwriting. This is a great supplement to handwriting program.
If YOU HAVE DOWNLOADED MY handwriting warm up cards targeting motor skills, DO NOT download this, this has half of the same cards of this program.
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This is over 5 months (25 weeks) of NO PREP exercises and you only need classroom supplies. This pack includes 50 different exercises. (25 for core, 25 for shoulder)
There are many different ways to use this pack.
• If you print double sided, laminate and cut individual cards:
– You can have students pick 1 card a day to perform before handwriting / brain break.
– You can have students pick 1 of each type of card to perform before handwriting / brain break.
– You could have the students do the same exercise everyday for 1 week.
– You could use this in a center for a brain break
This is perfect for general education whole group, small group, centers, special education, brain breaks, movement breaks, RTI and MTSS. This is also a perfect activity for occupational therapists OT, teachers, speech pathologists SLP, special education teachers SPED and other school professions while working on skills!
These exercises work on gross motor skills, crossing midline, core strength, coordination, and self regulation. This is perfect for students who are exploring self regulation strategies. Check out my other products that include self regulation strategies.
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FUN AND FUNCTIONAL HAND STRENGTHENING HANDOUT
I am a school occupational therapist who has a doctorate in occupational therapy. I work closely with special education and general education staff adapting material. This is where I get my inspiration for this material.
DISCLAIMER: By using this, you agree that this activity is not intended to replace the advice of a physician or occupational therapist. Information provided should not be used for diagnostic or training purposes. Please speak with your physician or OT if you have questions. Stop any activity if you are unsure about a child’s reaction or ability.