Sensory Solutions: Proprioceptive Toys and Therapy Tools

Proprioceptive toys can provide a range of benefits for children, including improved body awareness, coordination, and motor skills. These toys are designed to provide sensory input to the muscles and joints, which can help children develop their proprioceptive sense and regulate their sensory system. Whether your child has sensory processing difficulties, developmental delays, or just … Read more

Sensory Play 101: Everything You Need to Know to Get Started

Sensory play is an essential aspect of early childhood development that involves stimulating the senses through play and exploration.  It’s a hands-on, interactive experience that engages young children’s curiosity and creativity while helping them develop essential skills. The importance of sensory play for preschoolers cannot be overstated as it helps to develop various cognitive, emotional, … Read more

Strategies for Creating a Sensory Friendly Classroom

Have you ever been in a classroom where certain noises, lights, or textures felt overwhelming or distracting?  For students with sensory needs, everyday classroom stimuli can become a barrier to learning and lead to discomfort, anxiety, and even meltdowns. That’s why creating a sensory-friendly classroom is so important. What is a Sensory Friendly Classroom? A … Read more

Sensory Systems Explained: What is Tactile?

Have you ever stopped to think about how amazing our sense of touch is? It’s pretty incredible how we can feel different textures, temperatures, and pressures with our fingertips, isn’t it? Well, that’s all thanks to our tactile sensory system!  For kids, this system plays an especially important role in their development and ability to … Read more