ERIC Number: ED437750
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
Art & Games: Sensational Activities for Children with Disabilities.
Dell, Susan J.; McNerney, Peg
This booklet offers learning activities for children with disabilities grouped into art activities, activities that encourage interaction, and activities that encourage movement. The activities emphasize touch, smell, sight, and hearing to allow children to utilize their strongest senses. Each activity is presented with possible goals, materials, and a detailed step-by-step description of the experience. Art activities include blow dryer painting, smelly tissue paper art, mixer painting, stained glass art, sock painting, "footprint turkey," rolling pin painting, inkblot painting, and marble painting. Activities which encourage interaction include mitt painting, hosiery wars, and bumper swings. Activities which encourage movement include parachute fun, flashlight madness, sensory tunnel, bolster diving, human bowling, roller mural, and wheelchair/scooter races. (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Special Education Programs (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Rhode Island Coll., Providence.