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Ultra-clear for easy viewing content inside
Nice smooth edges with flat top and bottom
Easy to hold size and weight for little hands
Double wall cap for improved seal
Made with high quality silicone putty.
Putty is non-toxic and unscented. Designed to increase flexibility, improve strength, decrease stiffness, and relieve joint pain.
Scratchy, slippery, silky, or soft? Young learners build tactile awareness and vocabulary skills as they interact with these 20 texture squares (10 different pairs) in a variety of “hands-on” activities. Textures include bumpy, furry, fuzzy, nubby, and more
Does your child struggle to focus? Do you need to address sensory needs during travel or in the classroom? Our lap blankets are making them the perfect fidget lap pad tool to help your child feel calm and grounded in stressful and sensory overload situations.
We loved our huggle pod when my son was younger. Swinging is such a great sensory activity and important for vestibular development. This hanging swing is made of weather resistant polyester and colorful cotton.
Smoothies are such a great sensory activity for kids — they are nutritious, multi-sensory, and great for picky eaters too! We all know how important it is to give our kids a healthy, balanced diet. But how best to make sure they are getting all the vitamins and nutrients they need when fruits and vegetables are some of the least favorite items on their plate? Popular food writer, blogger and mother of three Deborah Harroun has the answer in 100 delightfully flavorful and nutritious recipes for kid-friendly smoothies.
Great for oral sensory needs. Drinking a smoothie with a soft straw is a multi-sensory experience for kids. Our reusable straws are SAFE for kids and toddlers due to their non teeth chipping silicone construction. Soft to bite down on, yet durable enough to resist tears.
SOFT CLAY, NEVER DRIES OUT – Build and leave on display, this craft clay never dries out! Soft modeling clay is easy to mold and blend for hours of creative fun for young artists. Bonus – This clay is non-toxic, gluten free and won’t stain your hands!
SENSORY TOYS FOR KIDS – Clay play is great sensory activity to boost fine motor skills, learn color matching and inspire creativity.
UNIQUE, NOT-TOXIC FORMULA is gluten, casein and wheat-free, and available in 8 colors that can be mixed together, too! For Ages 3 and up.
OFFERS ENDLESS OPEN PLAY EXPERIENCES: This set offers endless opportunities for your child to stretch their creative muscles! The Sand Paint Starter Kit helps encourage cognitive, problem solving, sensory and fine motor control development.
Emotion Tools for Kids
Features six egg figures, each representing a different emotion that kids can use to express their own emotions when they can’t find the words, accompanied by a book about sharing their feelings with others.
Angry, bored, confident, confused, disappointed, embarrassed, excited, frustrated, grumpy, guilty, happy, hopeful, hungry, sad, scared, shy, sick, sleepy, stressed, and worried. Kids will enjoy flipping to the character that expresses their current mood, and the corresponding positive choices that can be taken.
Set of 6 rainbow wooden dolls with labeled emotions/feelings: happy, sad, angry, calm, worried & surprised.
Comes as a set of characters to mix, match and mash-up interchangeable pieces to create 3D Emoticons
The Tower of Self Esteem is all about building up yourself and others and eliminating the need to compete to win. Helps children learn cooperation skills to work together as a team to build the tower while also helping them realize their own self-worth.
Mindfulness Tools for Kids
Simple mindfulness practices to help your child (ages 5-12) deal with anxiety, improve concentration, and handle difficult emotions. Includes a 60-minute audio CD of guided exercises read by Myla Kabat-Zinn.
The 3 Minute Gratitude Journal is a guide to cultivate an attitude of gratitude for children. It is a self-exploration journal designed to focus on being thankful for what we have, the big things in life, as well as the simple joys.
Mindfulness strategies are useful for combating stress, anger, worry and increasing focus. Developed by a play therapist.
Playing games is a great way for kids to develop their focusing and attention skills and to become more mindful.