Tag: vmi

Visual Motor Integration

Continuous Motion Eye-Hand

See Also: Continuous Motion Download and print: 291 Continuous Motion Eye-Hand 292 Continuous Motion Worksheet CONTINUOUS MOTION, EYE-HAND PURPOSE: To develop rhythmic, accurate eye-hand movement and a wide field of vision APPARATUS: Chalkboard, paper and pencil, sample worksheet (supplied) METHOD: 1.…

bdpq Sorting

262 bdpq Sorting 263 bdpq Matching Chart 1 264 bdpq Sorting Chart 2 See Also: pdbq Introduction: Don’t let the names confuse you, bdpq and pdbq are indeed variations on the same exercise. They are, however, different and approach the…

Scissor Activities

Scissors Activity Purpose: To develop and enhance eye-hand coordination, visual perception and spatial concepts through a series of sequential scissors activities for beginners Apparatus: Appropriate right- or left-hand blunt scissors, construction paper Methods: 1. Random Fringing:  Use a 6″ square…

Ball Juggle

  170 Ball Juggle   Material: Attached document. Small soft ball.   Procedure: • Download and print the attached document. Follow the instructions on the document. • Always begin activities at a level that is not too challenging for the child, then…

322 Scrambled Letters

    Introduction: In this exercise, the client will hold a wire loop (described below) and use it as a sight to guide hand movements. The loop is used to visually ‘circle’ target letters laid out across the surface of…

369 Pattern Matching

  369 Pattern Matching   See Also: • 123 Balance Board Materials: See attached document. Balance board (optional). Method/Approach: • In it’s simplest form, you are facing the client and produce a pattern using small straight objects (pens, pencils, crayons, paperclips, etc.).…

Directional Triangles

Directional Triangles Purpose: To distinguish between right versus left orientations of objects in space. To develop automaticity in identification of laterality. To develop visual motor integration with both dominant and non-dominant hands. Procedure: Print a copy of the worksheet: Directional…

Secret Code

See Also: • Visual/Auditory Verbal Program Secret Code Secret Code is a fun and interesting way to develop awareness of language concepts. Written language is based on the idea that you can represent (first) concrete objects, then actions, then feelings, then…

VMI Paper Tasks

  Please Note: These items are available as separate activities in some cases, but this is not a completed activity.          

Dive Bomber II

See Also: • Coding • 346 Battleship • Harmon Distance Introduction: This is a terrific exercise to develop reading vsa and vmi, and in one version reading skills as well. It’s easy, fun, and challenging. The client is asked to ‘spear’ a variety…