Oct 05

Helping Kids Communicate About Their Day

learning, fidget, manners, communication, mental health, daily routine

Kids can have a lot to say. This ranges from daily observations and stories, to inquisitive questions that arise from the breadth of new...

Sep 14

Building A Fun Birthday Loot Bag... Scholar's Choice Style!

Arts & crafts, Gift, Birthday, craft, fidget, crafts, ideas, pikmi, science kits, scientific, science is fun, sensory, sensory play, slime, kid, fun, experiment, STEM, parent

Loot bags have become a big staple for any party or event. They are a nice take home to remind guests of the fun they had, and keeps the party...

Sep 07

Creating an Effective Home Classroom Environment

family, fidget, putty, storage, kid, fun, organize, organization, school, bin, home classroom, studying, study station, homework

The classroom is often viewed as the best place for students to learn. However it is important to remember that the learning experience does not...

Aug 31

Minimizing First Day Stress for Teachers!

Childcare, Classroom, Tips, fidget, anxiety, lesson plan, teaching, teacher, organization, first year teacher, back to school, back to school list, icebreaker, first day of school, planners

It’s here! The summer has flown past and it’s time to start heading back to the classroom. Pretty soon you will see a whole new group of faces...

Aug 31

Helpful Tips to Reduce First Day of School Anxiety

School age, fidget, anxiety, preschool, sensory, organize, organization, school, back to school, back to school list, lunch, backpack, first day of school

Its here! The first day of school is here and we have some helpful tips to get you ready for the coming year. We will be looking at 5 ways that...

Aug 17

Would Your Child Benefit From a Fidget Tool?

At Home, Gift, Home, fidget, anxiety, ADHD, putty, sensory, sensory play, Monkey Bandz, Squirmmies, Bouncy Bands, Snap Bands, Stress Ball

Fidget tools come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and colours and are designed to help kids who may have difficulty focusing, holding attention, or...

Mar 27

5 Great Fidget Toys and How to Utilize Them in Your Classroom

Classroom, autism, fidget, anxiety, ADHD, sensory

Do your students reach out and grab things, pick up small items and play with them, or seek out other children’s possessions?

In many of the above...