You don’t need a fancy new toy to motivate your little one. Something as simple as a ball can be used to encourage your little one to sit! The Dollar Store is a great place to find a ball to use if you don’t already have one at home.
A popular toy for toddlers is a shape sorter! It teaches cause and effect, problem solving, using fine motor skills and turn taking. As therapists, when we use a shape sorter with our kiddos we use it as an activity for social interaction and making connections. If the kiddo isn’t interested or is wanting the […]
Thinking “Outside the Toy Box” – Improving Developmental Skills with Household Items ~ By Allie, Shine SLP
Is your child “getting into everything” as they learn to walk and navigate their environment? Is there a voice saying, if we get ‘x’ toy, then they will be ready for kindergarten? Do your kids play with the flashy toy for a couple of weeks and then it sits neglected with the rest? These are […]