By Barbara Sher
This highly rated book provides fun games for parents or teachers to help young children learn social and motor skills. Barbara Sher is an expert occupational therapist and teacher.
The games are designed to help children feel comfortable in social situations and teach other basic lessons including beginning and end, spatial relationships, hand-eye coordination, and more. Games can also be used in regular classrooms to encourage inclusion.
The games can be played by parents or teachers and with individual children or groups. They are designed to make children more comfortable in social situations and to develop motor and language skills.
The book also includes a variety of interactive games to play in water, whether in a backyard kiddie pool, community swimming pool, or lake.
All the games are easy to do, utilizing common, inexpensive materials, and include several variations and modifications.
252 pages. Softcover. October 2009.