With the holidays coming up, purchasing toys that encourage your child’s motor development are a great opportunity to get your child engaged and motivated while also promoting gross motor skills. We’ve put together a list for you of varying toys
Childhood development does not hit the pause button even in the face of a pandemic. Children learn through play and exploration, and we are committed here at Therapy Playground to provide the necessary resources to ensure your kiddo is continuing
1. Have a space that is dedicated to remote learning. 2. Use picture schedules, timers, and verbal warnings to assist with transitions. 3. Utilize alternative seating. 4. Lay weighted items across the child’s lap while they are learning. 5. Have
What is kids yoga? Kids yoga is just yoga for kids! It typically incorporates games and stories to keep your child’s attention and is designed according to your child’s development. What can kids yoga do for my child? Kids
Aching backs and shoulders? Tingling arms? Weakened muscles? Stooped posture? Does your child have these symptoms after wearing a heavy school backpack? Carrying too much weight in a pack or wearing it the wrong way can lead to pain and
Tips to Help Ease the Transition of Daylight Savings Time – Help your child get ready by talking about the change ahead of time. Let them know what day it will happen and that it will be getting dark
– Plan ahead and help your child prepare – Halloween traditions can be confusing because they often go against daily rules, like taking candy from strangers. There are also often many surprises, like someone jumping out to scare the child.
Age appropriate therapeutic play is great to encourage at every age! The more you can turn things into a game, the more engaged your kiddo will be. Try using toys with lots of pieces, such as a puzzle, and have