Autism & Montessori: Spatial Awareness

The Montessori classroom is set up so that the child has to be aware of their surroundings. Children have lessons out on the floor, there are tables set up randomly, and the lessons have an assigned spot on the shelves. You have to look where you’re going so you don’t bump into things. I love thatContinue reading “Autism & Montessori: Spatial Awareness”

Sensory Play & Spoon Feeding

Over the holidays, I cleaned out my craft room. I was about to throw away some perler beads when I realized I can use them for sensory play. A mom had mentioned to me that her son was not using a spoon to eat. So I’ve combined his favorite things (pegs, nesting cups, and animals)Continue reading “Sensory Play & Spoon Feeding”