34 Oral Motor Exercises that Can Transform Your Kid's Eating!
Tons of oral motor exercises for toddlers and kids that are easy to use in your home. Plus, get a free downloadable PDF!
Lip Closure & Rounding Exercises
Lip closure (also known as lip seal) is the ability to close one’s lips around a spoon, straw, cup, etc. It’s also important in order to say certain speech sounds, such as /p/b/m/, and…
Using Gross Motor for Oral Motor - How Trunk Turning Exercises Can Improve Tongue Lateralization
Tongue lateralization is the ability to move the tongue from side to side inside the mouth. It's an important skill for feeding therapy and development, as the tongue lateralizes in order to manipulate food to be chewed and formed into a ball (or bolus) before swallowing. It's also how we go "fishing" for leftover food particles in the cheeks, around the gums and teeth, and on the lips. There are several ways you can "test" for this. Click through to learn more and for ways to help teach…
Oral-Motor and Feeding Difficulties in Young Children - North Shore Pediatric Therapy
All children are born hard-wired to eat. However, some children with poor oral motor skills may present with many challenges while feeding. Some children may appear to be “messy eaters”, but in reality, they may not have the strength to successfully close their lips around a spoon. Other kids may tend to rush through meals, […]
Tongue Thrust Therapy
ARK Therapeutic: Tongue Thrust Therapy. Pinned by SOS Inc. Resources. Follow all our boards at pinterest.com/sostherapy/ for therapy resources.
Jak motywować dzieci do utrwalania prawidłowej wymowy w domu? - Logopedia Praktyczna
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Turning Oral Motor Exercises into Play
“Oral motor exercises may be implemented into your child’s therapy program for various reasons, whether it be to increase muscle tone and/or strength, stability, movement, or to increase overall awareness for feeding and/or speech production. Often times these types of activities are recommended to build your child’s awareness of his mouth and how his tongue,…
The Oral Sensory System - The Inspired Treehouse
What can you do about kids who chew on everything? How can you use the oral sensory system to help promote calm behavior or to help increase alertness?
Our Last Day in Pictures - Tunstall's Teaching Tidbits
Game 2 There she blows. You have to blow the cup off the other side of table only using a straw. (modification is lean on the table if needed :)