The newest menu item for your students' sensory diets!
Two Card decks each depicting a total of 45 sensory strategies that have been successfully used by children as part of the product, Sensory Stories.
The cards are visual reminders of the various strategies that children can employ to cope with unpleasant sensations in daily life. The Sensory Strategy Cards can be used in a variety of ways. Some suggestions to have the cards handy for a preferred strategy include the following:
Use in a visual schedule
Attach cards on a carabiner to a backpack or belt loop
Arrange cards on a desk top
Tape to a page in a notebook
Tuck a few cards in a shirt or pants pocket
These sensory strategies can become integral parts of a sensory diet. With ready access to the cards, children have a tangible reminder to employ calming sensory strategies that can promote participation in daily activities.
Sensory Strategy Cards are also recommended for the classroom. Teachers and aides can use the cards to assist with classroom transitions. Prior to transitionng to a new activity the whole class can engage in any single strategy. If the class uses a visual schedule, then the Sensory Strategy Cards can be included in the class' visual schedule.
These Sensory Strategy Cards can further assist children to successfully engage in life activities.