Tag: gross motor activities


LEARNING TOYS: 10 of the Worst Toys for Your Child’s Learning Development Education

10 of the Worst Toys for Your Child’s Learning Development This article provides information regarding learning toys for your child’s educational development. Affiliate links are included for your convenience. Believe it or not, there are toys that are more suited for your child’s learning development than others. Toys with bright lights, loud noises or “learning tags” on their boxes don’t always give your child the...

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SENSORY ROOM: How to Build a Successful Sensory Room for Greater Brain Development Sensory

Sensory Room: How to Build a Successful Sensory Room for Greater Brain Development This article provides helpful toys for your child’s sensory room. Affiliate links are included for your convenience. Many parents, professionals, Pediatric Therapists and Occupational Therapists have asked me what items we like to use for our sensory rooms. While it took many months, even years, to acquire all the equipment we have...

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CUP STACKING: Studies Show Cup Stacking Improves Reading Test Scores and Cross-Patterning Development

Cup Stacking: Studies Show Cup Stacking Activities Improve Reading Test Scores and Cross-Patterning Brain Development This article provides information on the benefits of cup stacking activities and the impact it can have on brain building for higher learning. Affiliate links are included for your convenience. I recently walked into an after school program of five and 6-year-olds and saw a large group of kids sitting...

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BRAIN GYM: Simple Brain Gym Exercises to Awaken the Brain for Learning Readiness Motor Skills

Brain Gym: Simple Brain Gym® Exercises to Awaken the Brain for Learning Readiness This article provides helpful Brain Gym® activities to activate learning in the brain. This article is meant to be an overview. Future articles will more thoroughly explain Brain Gym movements. Affiliate links are included for your convenience. Do you find it interesting that we often complicate our child’s educational experience? It’s easy for...

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World Cup Creates Smarter Kids? Motor Skills

World Cup Makes Smarter Kids Olé, Olé, Olé, Olé! The World Cup has everyone excited about soccer. If you are among the many soccer moms and dads sitting at the edge of your seat watching soccer champs around the world, you are no exception. Getting your kids hyped up about soccer is a great way to encourage learning and makes your child smarter. “Really?” you...

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6 Summer Activities to Increase Your Child’s Brain Power Motor Skills

If you are trying to find fun activities for your children this summer, but want the extra added bonus of a great brain workout, we have 6 great ideas. These 6 activities can help improve your child’s reading, comprehension, attention, and academic success. Start now and give them that extra brain power before they go back to school in the fall! Ping Pong Believe it...

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