Suggestions for Motivating A Kids Mind:
Jack Hartman and Rock N Learn are 2 great Youtube sites your child!
Here they can sing along and practice all kinds of things:
Review: Nouns, Verbs, Adjectives, Prepositions, Counting by 2's, 3's, 4's, 5's, 6's, 7's, 8's , 9's 10's and 25's, Months of the year, Days of the week, Seasons, Vowels, Sounds, Blends, Time, Money, it keeps going and going!
Example: In the search area: Type Jack Hartman days of the week/months of the year songs
You name it, you can probably find it on one of these two sites!
Suggestions for Life Skill Activities OT/PT inside and outside the house:
Put on a button down shirt and practice buttoning and unbuttoning it 3 times
Make your own lunch: Peanut butter and Jelly sandwich
Set the table:
Find on youtube a step by step how to draw.... bird, plane, lots of choices....
learn how to wash your clothes with an adult by you
learn how to dry your clothes and fold them with the help of an adult if needed
make your bed every day with an adult until you can independently do it
brush your teeth every day with an adult until you can independely do it
get the big chalk and do math problems outside
spell the days of the week/months of the year/ your name using chalk
count to 10 or to 20 or to 50 or to 100 using chalk on your driveway
run to your mailbox and back 9 times
do 20 jumping jacks
bounce a basketball to and from your mailbox 10 times or more if you want
sort your change can of money- nickels - dimes- quarters and pennies
count them out loud and see how much money you have.
These are all Suggestions to give you a daily guide:
Pick some for each day and work on them!
Make this fun and interactive with family and Friends: