Shaving Cream Leaf Craftivity

The Fall craftivity I did with my groups had to do with leaves.  When I saw this technique I had to try it!  I needed a shallow pan, acrylic paints, a squeegee, and shaving cream.  I had the paints, but got the rest of the supplies at the dollar store.  (Regular shaving cream is not […]

Watermelon Craftivity

I LOVE potatoes!  Not only are they a delicious starchy food that’s amazing fried, but who knew you could do so many crafts with them!?  Earlier in the spring I used them to make Easter eggs; this week I made watermelons with them!  I originally saw them on this Pinterest pin and knew I had […]

Memorial Day flags

This week in Speech/OT group, we made flags.  My OT colleague found the idea, but I was unable to find the original pin where she found it.  It looked something like this, though it’s not the exact one. We started with pre-cut pieces of white paper with a blue square glued to the top left corner. […]

Spring Craft Roundup!

This Spring has been a real doozy for me!  I know I say this every year, but IEPs have kept me SO busy this year that I haven’t had a chance to blog about all the fun my intellectual disabilities rooms have been having! Sorry I’m late, but I hope you’ll be able to use […]

Winter crafts for severe disabilities

I want to catch you up on the activities we’ve done this winter with our intellectual disabilities classes during the last few weeks! Sensory Snowmen! We incorporated a TON of different sensory aspects, but the OT had some great ideas on how to adapt our equipment.  I love working with her, for that reason, because […]