Looking for calming strategies for kids? We’ve got 21+ ideas to help children with anger management issues as a result of autism, anxiety, ADHD, and other special needs. Perfect for parents and teachers alike, these activities will help your child with self-regulation when an autism meltdown threatens to erupt. Keep these tools at home, in the classroom, and in the car so you’re always prepared and remember: while it may be difficult to learn how to deal with autism, you WILL find your way.
This spider web activity may be used to help children practice motor skills such as balance, ideation, motor planning, and execution. Children must walk around the spider web staying on the lines and pick up the bugs that got caught in the spider's web.
Bead Drop Jar - simple, fine motor activity for students with special learning needs. The auditory input is an added benefit to this activity you can set up with materials you likely have at home. Read more at: http://www.modernpreschool.com/2015/06/bead-drop-fine-motor-jar.html
Letter Recognition Activities - Matching Upper and Lowercase Letters using paper cups, and lots of other fun activities. There are several really good ideas for centers here that would be perfect for students with special learning needs. Read more at: http://planningplaytime.com/2016/01/preschool-letter-recognition-activities.html