SPECIAL NEEDS & INCLUSION / Sensory Integration
Encourage students to explore their senses with Kaplan's collection of sensory integration activities. Products include sensory balls, texture dominoes, tactile blocks, sand and water tables, and more.
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 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.
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).
6 months & up. Help your little one develop their tactile senses with this brightly-colored Sensory Ball set by Edushape®. Each ball has a unique texture and shape, making them fun to explore and easy to grip. Some make noises, some are easy to squeeze, and some have smooth ridges and bumps to trace. Included: 5" Green, triangle ball, 7" Red, see-me ball, 4" Yellow and 4" orange see-me ball, 2.5" Purple, peanut-shaped ball, 3" Red and 3" yellow massage… More »
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 »
4 years & up. Express your creativity using every color of the rainbow! This Rainbow Sand Art Set features a beautiful assortment of 8 vibrant, essential sand colors in 28oz bottles. The bottles are refillable with shake or pour lids. Perfect for sand art, crafts, and artistic keepsakes. Colors include: Red, Pink, Orange, Yellow, White, Green, Blue, and Black.
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 »
4 years & up. Express your creativity using every color of the rainbow! This Classic Color Sand Assortment features 12 colors of 1 pound bags of Classic Colored Sand.. Perfect for sand art, texturizing art, model scenery, and more. Bonds well with glue and adhesive paper. Colors include: Black, Yellow, Brown, Orange, Pink, Emerald Green, Blue, Red, Peach, White Mauve, and Light Blue.
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 & 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 »
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. 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. This set of beautiful sequins fabric features a shimmering metallic aesthetic in four different colors to create fascinating visual effects. Use them for dramatic play scenarios, enhance music and movement, or textural and visual simulation. Fabric measures 39.4" x 38.6". Included: 4 Pieces of Sequin Fabric in Gold, Red, Silver, and Black.
3 years & up. This set of beautiful organza fabric features an added touch of sparkle in seven different colors of the rainbow to create fascinating visual effects. Use them for dramatic play scenarios, enhance music and movement, or textural and visual simulation. Fabric measures 39.4" x 59.1". Included: 7 Pieces of Organza Fabric in Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, and Violet.
3 years & up. This set of beautiful habutae fabric features a shiny aesthetic in seven different colors of the rainbow to create fascinating visual effects. The lightweight and very smooth habutae fabric comes in red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo and violet. Use them for dramatic play scenarios, enhance music and movement, or textural and visual simulation. Fabric is polyester.
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!
3 years & up. These sensory discs offer early learners, or those with special needs, captivating visual and soothing tactile sensory experiences! One disc offers color changing sequins with iridescent images and light refraction for a visual and tactile experience. Another is transparent and filled with colorful beads for a hands-on experience, allowing physical and visual stimulation. One disc is filled with a squishy, non-toxic substance for an engaging physical stimulation. One disc is threaded… More »
3 years & up. Create inclusive sensory explorations for all learners with Gel Bead Sensory Shapes! Colorful and engaging, these 4" vinyl shapes are the perfect therapy tool for children with sensory input needs. Children will love grabbing, squishing, and squeezing each shape for a hands-on sensory experience! With three different shapes, this set is also the perfect way to support lessons on shapes and colors-the options for play are endless. Set includes three shapes and six total pieces.… More »
3 years & up. Transform a standard school chair into a Wobble Chair with specially designed Wiggle Wobble Feet, enabling kids to have an outlet for excess energy while working. Continuous movement results in alleviating anxiety, hyperactivity and boredom, increasing focus. Kids' concentration grows as they rock back, forth and all around because the continuous movement increases blood flow to the brain enabling greater attentiveness. Simple installation - the Wiggle Wobble Feet snap right on… More »
12 months & up. These balls are perfect for alternative sensory play. Bright vivid colors will aid in the development of visual tracking and three alternating textures will provide necessary mental stimulation to reduce stress and anxiety. All six balls included squeak when squeezed, giving multiple sensory alleviation options for children and adults of all ages.
The K-Motion Stool provides a unique and functional seating option featuring a lightweight, durable body with a convex base that is designed to move in all directions. This ergonomic stool can be used as a physical outlet for children and adults who need movement to focus while sitting. The sturdy, padded base provides comfort and prevents slipping. Maximum weight limit: 250 Ibs.
3 years & up. Children can create dough objects to put on the dough mats! Each mat has a letter and corresponding object for children to make and place on the mat. These mats are a wonderful and engaging way to incorporate literacy and fine motor skills. Measures 8 1/2" x 11". Set of 26.
3 years & up. Step on and watch it move! Create a colorful floor space with these bright, futuristic Liquid Tile Mats. Children and adults alike will all gaze in wonder as they step on each mat and watch the liquid move with the pressure of their feet as they walk. It will feel just like you are surfing on colorful waves without ever having to leave the ground! Made from super durable, leakage-proof material and filled with non-toxic, cosmetic liquid. Features an anti-slip back side and easily… More »