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Answers to Questions Teachers Ask about Sensory Integration : Forms, Checklists, and Practical Tools for Teachers and Parents
by Jane Koomar and Carol Stock Kranowitz and Stacey Szklut and Lynn Balzer-Martin


Overview - In this elegant approach to the often-elusive subject of sensory integration, Carol Kranowitz, M.A. (author of the best-selling book "The Out-of-Sync Child") and expert occupational therapists Stacey Szklut, MS, OTR/L, Lynn Balzer-Martin, PhD, OTR, Jane Koomar, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA, Elizabeth Haber, MS, OTR/L, and Deanna Iris Sava, MS, OTR/L, have assembled an extensive and easy-to-use set of checklists and other tools that will be invaluable to every teacher (and parent) who has children with sensory processing challenges.  Read more...

 
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More About Answers to Questions Teachers Ask about Sensory Integration by Jane Koomar; Carol Stock Kranowitz; Stacey Szklut; Lynn Balzer-Martin
 
 
 
Overview
In this elegant approach to the often-elusive subject of sensory integration, Carol Kranowitz, M.A. (author of the best-selling book "The Out-of-Sync Child") and expert occupational therapists Stacey Szklut, MS, OTR/L, Lynn Balzer-Martin, PhD, OTR, Jane Koomar, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA, Elizabeth Haber, MS, OTR/L, and Deanna Iris Sava, MS, OTR/L, have assembled an extensive and easy-to-use set of checklists and other tools that will be invaluable to every teacher (and parent) who has children with sensory processing challenges.

You ll find tried-and-true instructions for developing fine-motor, organizing, and motor-planning skills, and for providing an appropriate Sensory Diet that will benefit all your students. Checklists help you identify students who have difficulty processing sensory information. With up to 20% of the students in any given classroom affected by Sensory Processing Disorder, "Answers to Questions" is an invaluable resource for teachers of preschool through high school.

Winner of "Learning "magazine's Teachers' Choice Award, this book and the tools within it will help teachers learn how to: Recognize Sensory Processing Disorder
Understand how Sensory Processing Disorder may interfere with a child s motor coordination, muscle tone, fine motor skills, visual perception, and relationships with others
Discern a child s unique pattern of out-of-sync behavior
Help a child recover after a meltdown
Develop strategies to prevent future meltdowns
Approach a child who is simultaneously oversensitive to one kind of stimulation and undersensitive to another kind
Help children identify their own needs for the right amount of sensory stimulation
Collaborate with parents, occupational therapists, and other professionals on a child s behalf
Provide a safe, appropriate, sensory diet in the classroom that will benefit all students
Structure a calm and organized classroom
Manage his or her own behavior when a child pushes those buttons

Finally, this book will help teachers to always remember that these are good children who are trying their best in a confusing world
Contents include: What Is Sensory Integration? What Is Occupational Therapy? How to Get the Most Out of "Answers to Questions Teachers Ask" Comparison of Typical Sensory Processing & Sensory Processing Disorder Organizing Sensory Input and Activities for the Classroom Classroom Accommodation Checklist Infants and Toddlers Checklist (Birth to Age Two) Preschool Checklist (Age Three to Four) School-Age Checklist (Age Five to Twelve) Adult/Adolescent Checklist (Age Twelve and Up) Balzer-Martin Preschool Screening Teachers Checklist Characteristics of Tactile Dysfunction Characteristics of Vestibular Dysfunction Characteristics of Proprioceptive Dysfunction Characteristics of Visual Dysfunction Characteristics of Auditory Dysfunction Heavy Work Activities List for Teachers And more



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Details
  • ISBN-13: 9781932565461
  • ISBN-10: 1932565469
  • Publisher: Sensory Focus LLC
  • Publish Date: August 2001
  • Page Count: 63


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