Make connections for young children with special needs in your classroom with research-based products for inclusion and progress monitoring. Our goal is to bring you a great selection of products that are all appropriate for early intervention.
3 years & up. Polyblox Totems™ are the new classic ABC blocks. This high-quality collection of 14 wooden, engraved spelling totems represent uppercase and lowercase letters, American Sign Language, braille, and geometric shapes, along with correlating numbers and pictures to provide sequencing reference and reading context.
Grades K & up. Transform reading practice into a multi-sensory learning experience. All children will benefit from beginner readers, to children with speech disorders. Increase the opportunity of maximum reading comprehension by involving three senses: sight, sound, and touch. Hold like a telephone and hear the sound amplified through the earpiece. Perfect for every child in your classroom! Available individually or in a set of four. Measures 6.5"W x 1.75"L x 2.75"H. Made in the USA. Colors may vary.
Grade K & up. The WhisperPhone® Solo is a hands-free, acoustical voice-feedback headset that enables learners to focus and hear themselves ten times more clearly as they learn by processing language aloud. Provide your students with this valuable reinforcement. This unit is fund certified for Title 1 and Reading First, dishwasher safe, reversible for either ear and battery free. Available separately or in a set of six.
3 years & up. Practice coordination while threading tipped laces- no needles needed- in and out of the holes that edge these wipe- clean charmers. Includes 9 tipped 36" laces and 9 colorful shapes (4"- 5" L) made from heavy-duty chipboard.
3 years & up. Economical set of kids' favorite animals and shapes. Practice coordination while threading tipped laces. No needles needed. Set includes 16 laces and 16 shapes (approximately 6 inches). Made of heavy duty chipboard.
There are no words to describe how families feel when they learn that a child they love has been diagnosed with autism. This book was written for those families. It explains autism in simple terms, discusses the major characteristics associated with autism, and offers simple strategies for helping children with autism function in their homes, at school, and in the community. My Child Has Autism provides strategies for families to help their child learn to be independent, build social skills, and… More »
PreK & up. This ergonomic pencil grip was designed and tested by an occupational therapist to teach the brain how to correctly hold a pencil. Finger guards hold fingers in a mature tripod grasp and activate proper muscles to strengthen hand while writing. Results in increased endurance and precision as well as confidence in writing. Latex free.
3 years & up. This inflatable wedge seat encourages static anatomical seating while mimicking the dynamic seating motion of a therapy ball. It is great for kids with poor posture and those who have trouble sitting still. In particular, kids with ADHD and/or Sensory Integration Dysfunction will benefit from the Movin' Sit Jr. 10"W x 10"L.
3 years - Adult. The HOKKI is an ergonomic stool that transforms stationary sitting into an activity, ideal for brainstorming sessions and other active sitting environments. You're moving, even when you seem to be sitting still. The convex base allows for movement in all directions, which is critical to student development as physical movement both increases well-being and encourages the physical and intellectual maturing process. The polypropylene body is highly stable and durable, but at the same… More »
This lightweight, laminated Token Board is ideal for helping students stay on task and for rewarding good behavior. Once the student receives 1 to 5 stars, they receive a reward: a favorite activity, a toy or something good to eat. There is a 2" box at the end of the row so that the instructor can place an image of the reward. The token board comes with 8 reusable reward stars. Measures 5" X 9".
Use this pack of self-assessment bands to help children communicate their understanding of a topic or feelings directly, visually, and confidentially to the teacher. Made out of dual layered silicone, with debossed lettering on both sides. Measures 7" x 1/2".
2 years and up. Professional grade medium texture therapy putty for hand and finger rehab and exercise, and for stress reduction. Odorless, non-flammable and will not stick to hands. With endless ways to be molded or shaped, offers a wider range of possibilities versus squeeze balls. Coral-colored putty comes in an air tight, resealable plastic container. 4 ounces.
This schKIDules™ Magnet Set includes 20 magnets featuring children's daily tasks. Magnets included are: Breakfast, Centers, Circle Time, Free Play, Jacket, Library, Lunch, Music, Nap, Outside Play, Pick Up Toys, Playground, Potty, Restroom, School, Snack, Therapy, Wash Hands, and 2 blank magnets. Use with schKIDules™ Magnet Board (item 28893).
Chewy Tubes offer a safe, non-toxic surface for developing biting and chewing skills. They are latex-free and lead-free and do not contain PVC or phthalates. Therapists may select Chewy Tubes for use in treatment of individuals who are developing initial oral motor skills or rehabilitating the jaw after surgery. Youngsters seeking additional proprioceptive input into the jaw may also like biting on Chewy Tubes. Children with autism require professional supervision when using Chewy Tubes. They are… More »
This tactile plastic learning frame has high-relief Braille markings of alphabet letters and numbers. An ideal way for blind and sighted students alike to learn Braille. Frame shows the alphabet and numbers 0 - 9. Measures 9 3/4" x 4 1/4". Colors may vary.
Grades PreK & Up. Students learn through touch and the Sensory Literacy Kit gives you great resources for tactile literacy activities. The kit includes Phonic Pebbles which includes 64 pebbles with 44 phonemes carved into unique and durable stones. Also included is a set of Sight Word String Ups which combines fine motor development and sight word recognition with over 200 sight words!
2 years & up. This 26 piece Braille alphabet set features double sided pieces with upper case letters on one side and lower case letters on the other. Each has Braille symbol that represents each letter in the alphabet. Made from sustainable rubber wood.
2 years & up. This ten piece tile set makes learning numbers in Braille as easy as 1-2-3. Each tile features one side with the numeral and corresponding Braille cells and the other side features impressed leaf illustrations to help children count. Children can trace the indentations on each tile and learn to count with their fingers while counting out loud.
3 years & up. Easing the senses through vibrations. This Senseez® Blue Square Vibrating Pillow will have children sitting in no time! For children who have difficulty with getting distracted easily, tactile sensitivities, and concentration. Helps with calming hyperactivity, soothing anxiety, and falling asleep. Perfectly sized for chairs and benches. Made from easy to clean vinyl. Measures 10" x 10" x 3". Requires 2 AA batteries (not included).
3 years & up. Fidget to focus! Calling all kinesthetic learners! If your child or anyone else you know has trouble staying focused enough to learn without doing something with their hands, this is the perfect little gadget for them to fidget with. This gyroscope inspired fidget by The Pencil Grip™ twists, spins, and rotates at the slightest manipulation of your fingers. It will not only help focus your floating attention when you need to, it's also a fun way to pass the time in any situation… More »
3 years & up. Fidget to focus! Calling all kinesthetic learners! If your child or anyone else you know has trouble staying focused enough to learn without doing something with their hands, this is the perfect little gadget for them to fidget with. This colorful little fidget by The Pencil Grip™ twists, spins, and rotates at the slightest manipulation of your fingers. Not only will it help focus your floating attention when you need to, it's also a fun way to pass the time in any situation… More »
3 years & up. Balance, sit, or exercise! This dynamic, inflatable cushion by Toymarketing International promotes good posture and balance and provides a comfy seat for your little one. Inflate the cushion to its limit and try to keep a balanced pelvic position to engage your core or use multiple cushions to stand on and see how long you can stay on. Decrease the inflation and set the cushion on a hard chair for a comfier seat option or just have fun wiggling and bouncing around on it on the… More »