What is a developmental delay? I like the definition that Yale Medicine gives, which is: When a child’s progression through predictable developmental phases slows, stops,
Let’s talk about the Who, What, When, Where, Why, and How’s of Early intervention. Let’s do it in this order, though. What is Early Intervention?
The great thing about early intervention activities is that kids learn best through play and a lot of kids love sensory activities. This is a
Balloons are a great early intervention activity because you can target so many different developmental skills. Whether you’re working on engagement, attention, communication skills, or
Crossing Midline Examples What is crossing midline and why is it important? Let’s start with some examples of crossing midline. If a child is ready
Fizzing ice cubes makes for a great preschool science activity, but today I want to talk about using this science activity for eye-hand coordination. I
Music is a powerful tool that helps many of us teach young kids all kinds of skills. You can teach colors, shapes, numbers, ABCs, social
First off, what is a gross motor skill? Gross motor skills are activities that involve the large muscles of the body. In child development, it’s
We often teach kids about their 5 senses, sight, sound, touch, taste, and smell. There are 3 more senses that are talked about a lot
If your’e looking for activities for families to do together, or for a small group activity for kids, I always love scavenger hunts. Nature
Early intervention is all about giving extra help and support to a child that has developmental delays. Every child is different and needs different supports.