ERIC Number: ED023219
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Alpha Chi Omega Toy Book.
Alpha Chi Omega Fraternity, Indianapolis, IN.
Patterns and directions are given for making self-help toys for cerebral palsied and other handicapped children. The toys are designed to entertain and to develop muscle coordination and finger-elbow dexterity, teach self-help skills such as dressing, stimulate visual perception, encourage hand grasps and eye-hand coordination, motivate speech, and give dramatic play. Illustrations and directions are given for the construction of 38 toys; 10 additional toys and 11 kits for play activities are also suggested. (DF)
Descriptors: Cerebral Palsy, Children, Disabilities, Exceptional Child Education, Games, Instructional Materials, Manipulative Materials, Perceptual Motor Coordination, Physical Disabilities, Psychomotor Skills, Self Care Skills, Skill Development, Toys
Alpha Chi Omega National Headquarters, 3445 Washington Boulevard, Indianapolis, Indiana 46205.
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Authoring Institution: Alpha Chi Omega Fraternity, Indianapolis, IN.