Tag: activity

Brock String – Near-Far Rock

The Brock String is the basis for some wonderful activities, helpful in developing visual skills. Brock Strings are used to: Create awareness of space and depth. Increase the range of motion of the eyes. Increase accuracy and range of targeting.…

Brock String – ROM OKR Pursuits 1

The Brock String is the basis for some wonderful activities, helpful in developing visual skills. Brock Strings are used to Create awareness of space and depth. Increase the range of motion of the eyes. Increase accuracy and range of targeting.…

Brock String – ROM VOR Pursuits 2

The Brock String is the basis for some wonderful activities, helpful in developing visual skills. Brock Strings are used to Create awareness of space and depth. Increase the range of motion of the eyes. Increase accuracy and range of targeting.…

Brock String

In spite of it’s modest appearance, the Brock String is a powerful tool for developing vision. It consists of a sturdy string strung through a number of brightly colored beads. The therapist guides the client through varied exercises that require…

Floor Maps

Download: Floor Maps Sample Purpose: Develop directionality and spatial computational skills. Directions: Print off the attached pdf file. The goal is to have the child progress through the same map while increasing the difficulty level (loading the activity). When the…

Beanbag Toss

Download: Beanbag Toss Purpose: To develop bilateral control, VMI, and spatial awareness. Material: Two pails/buckets/bowls, small beanbags (or other soft, non-bouncy, small objects for tossing), paper, pencil. Method/Approach: Download/print the attached documents. The ‘fixation mark’ is simply a bold ‘X’…

I Saw a Frog

Purpose: Develop verbal memory skills. See Also: Memory Instructions: Games starts with parent/therapist saying “I saw a frog.” Child must repeat the phrase and add one additional detail to the story, for example “I saw a frog that was green.”…

Memory

Download: 222 Memory See Also: I saw a frog. Visualization Golf. Start by downloading and printing the sheet above. You can preview it instead if you like by clicking on the ‘eye’ icon. Have a look at the links provided…

Visual-Auditory-Verbal Program

Download this document: 159 VA Verbal Program Purpose: To create a sense of coding for language and to practice with representing simple and complex mental constructs using symbols. Symbols are translated into words, ideas, and sounds, and these are themselves…

Child Visual Development

This excellent review provides a concise overview of child visual development from birth to 12 months. The page also includes tips on how to ensure your child is developing well. http://infantsee.org/x3638.xml Children should be assessed for visual dysfunction by 12…