Sensory Activities 

This section contains information on how to support your child with their sensory challenges during their time at home.

We would like to thank Alison Harris Occupational Therapist - The Local Therapy Company for her support in developing this page

Sensory Play 

Sensory ideas for kids

https://lemonlimeadventures.com/sensory-break-ideas-for-kids/

Mothercould - provides some great sensory play ideas and advice on how to make Taste safe blocks, play dough, fizzy blocks, taste safe slime, taste safe paint, fizzy block

https://www.mothercould.com/

 

Empowering little minds - provides ideas and worksheets for sensory play

https://www.empoweringlittleminds.co.uk/resources-1

 

Sensory processing disorder - provides information and activity ideas

https://www.sensory-processing-disorder.com/

 

Inclusive teach - 150 sensory ideas for home learning

https://inclusiveteach.com/2020/03/20/150-sensory-learning-ideas/

Little bins for little hands - lots of ideas for sensory activities and things to make

https://littlebinsforlittlehands.com/

family education.com - in door obstacle courses

https://www.familyeducation.com/fun/indoor-activities/indoor-obstacle-course

Entertain your toddler - balloon games

https://entertainyourtoddler.com/balloon-olympics/

Hello wonderful - 50 plus easy indoor activities for Kids

https://www.hellowonderful.co/post/easy-indoor-activities-for-kids/

Sensory stuck at home - a great page with lots of fun ideas

facebook@sensorystuckathome

Spring sensory activities

https://www.theottoolbox.com/spring-sensory-activities/

Sensory DIY chalk sensory circuit

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZwPeJvGIv1g

Sensory  Sound - new songs every week for early years and SEND learning

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQFZCh51Pt7MrYni3R_gLIQ

Sensory Spectrum - sensory processing information and support

facebook@sensoryspectrum

Sensory activities for home

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=mdkSiEHIrnI&feature=youtu.be&d=

https://chatterpack.net/

OT with Dan

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aC8Qq1PbhEs

OT and Me

https://www.youtube.com/results?sp=mAEB&search_query=OT+and+me

Adam the OT

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaTVTIg85JJn8uBTfAvgisg

Integrated learning strategies - Lots of really fun sensory activities and useful information, including some crossing the midline exercises

https://ilslearningcorner.com/

OT Toolbox - lots of dinosaur themed activities for the dinosaur lovers!

https://www.theottoolbox.com/how-to-stomp-out-dinosaur-sized/

Sensory Sleep tricks

https://ilslearningcorner.com/2015-07-7-smart-sensory-tricks-for-kids-who-have-trouble-sleeping/

Spring sensory activities

facebook@Mommyevolution

Activities and resources 

Fine Motor activities with Kim Griffin

11am weekdays facebook @GriffinSensoryOT

 

You Clever Monkey - 20+ simple hands on activities to build fine motor skills

https://www.youclevermonkey.com/2016/04/fine-motor-skills.html

The Sensory Spectrum - 99 fine motor ideas

http://www.thesensoryspectrum.com/99-fine-motor-ideas/

Meadowgate Academy@facebook - have some really good posts on sensory and SEN activities

 

Seirrah Therapies OT - a blog with fine and gross motor skills

https://www.seirrah-ot.co.uk/blog/

Your Therapy Source - 50 fine motor activities at home

https://www.yourtherapysource.com/blog1/2020/03/18/occupational-therapy-activities-at-home/

https://www.kidsmasterskills.com/

https://www.theottoolbox.com/

https://www.ot-mom-learning-activities.com/

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