There are many benefits to children working on a vertical surface: wrist extension, shoulder strengthening, eye-hand coordination, and a more upright posture. When children work on a vertical surface with a BIG picture, you get even more benefits – crossing midline, bilateral coordination, and core strengthening. The Calming Coloring Mural can be hung on the wall for children to work on a large vertical surface. (affiliate)
Last Minute Therapy Resources. These resources are great for school based physical thearpists, occupational therapists, and speech therapists. Many of these resources are great for teachers too for brain breaks, motor time, and just plain fun. Thank goodness I have some of these on hand at all times ! #schoolbasedtherapy #brainbreak #pediatricphysicaltherapy #pediatricoccupationaltherapy #schoolslp