Gross Motor

Assistive technology devices can help student with gross motor activities, mobility, seating and positioning within the school environment.

 

Dycem is designed for use by individuals who could benefit from a non-slip surface and increased friction as a result of limited grasping abilities. There is an adhesive backing so the adhesive strips can be permanently attached to objects. Material is reusable and easy to clean.

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Adaptive Toys are specifically manufactured for students with physical or developmental disabilities. Many are switch adapted products, making it possible for students with motor challenges to actively participate in learning.


GoNoodle is an online program designed to keep students focused in class through the use of online activities and short videos that promote movement.

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MovetoLearn is a free comprehensive program to keep students physically active and engaged in school. The website provides videos, music and over 1,240 lesson plans that can be downloaded.movetolearn