Alleviate Childhood Anxiety with Calming Toys and Activities All children suffer from anxiety once in a while, but a child who has a severe anxiety disorder may struggle with fears, nerves, and shyness that are debilitating. Rather than forcing your child into any anxiety-inducing situations, give them the tools that they need to calm and […]
How to Select a Toy for a Special Needs Child Regardless of the unique challenges your child faces, the right toy can help them develop and hone essential skills. Fine and gross motor skills, sensory processing skills, language development, spatial awareness, and a host of other skills can be encouraged with the right toys. Playing […]
Getting your hands on toys that encourage play for children with physical, cognitive or developmental disabilities used to be a difficult task. Walking into toy stores for children with special needs was next to impossible. These days, anyone who knows and loves a child with special needs can simply hop online to research and purchase […]
Special Needs Gifts Readers Share Their Thanksgiving Traditions Back in October, we asked our readers to share their Thanksgiving Holiday Traditions and if their story was selected, they received a $10.00 Amazon Gift Card. Winners were selected and notified earlier this month. Here are their stories! “We use to do the traditional big family dinner […]
Hedbanz is not only fun, but inherently educational. Kids will flex their deductive reasoning skills with the game’s simple question-and-answer premise. By making connections and coming up with questions that will lead to answers, kids will also practice creative critical thinking skills.
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The Switch and Spin Magnetic Gear Board helps practice hand grasp, control, coordination, cause and effect and problem solving.
Fisher-Price Little People Disney Princess Songs Palace is great for developing eye-hand coordination, increasing finger dexterity, understanding spatial relationships, and capturing visual attention.
The Fisher-Price Bubble Mower is great for developing gross motor skills. Kids will push, pull and twist the life-like controls while the all-terrain tires roll steady for tougher traction on grass and other surfaces.
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