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Speks Magnetic Fidget

Over the years we’ve written about several fidgets for children and adults alike.  If you’re looking for a fun, discreet fidget to relieve stress and/or anxiety, check out Speks! According to its website, Speks magnetic balls are “the most fun stress-relief desk toy around.”  They’re like magnetic putty but without the mess.  Due to their […]

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Shonco Magic Star Infinity Cube Fidget

It has been a little while since I have written about any fidgets.  While browsing the internet, I came across the Shonco Magic Star Infinity Cube Fidget.  The Shonco Magic Star Cube features two different toys in one package; it combines both a cube and a 3D puzzle that can transform into a variety of […]

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Random Color Flying Disc Fidget

Timeless, low-tech examples of assistive technology include fidgets.  Fidgets such as the Fidget Cube are beneficial for individuals with or without special needs.  We’ve written about multiple fidgets over the years, but have yet to write about the Random Color Flying Disc Fidget! If you’re unfamiliar with the world of fidgets, in sum they are […]

AM382 – Calm Strips

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Hey there! Welcome to Accessibility Minute, your weekly look at Assistive Technology, those clever tools and devices designed to help people who have difficulties with vision, mobility, hearing, or other special needs! Over the years, we have written several blogs on different available fidgets for individuals with sensory […]

Fidget Controller Pad with 8 Functions

I remember always fidgeting with game controllers.  There are so many fidgets on them: from the joystick to the different textured buttons.  The Fidget Controller Pad from Special Supplies is a pocket-sized fidget that helps relieve stress in adults and children. The lightweight, compact fidget is small enough to carry in your pocket.  Or the built-in […]

Ball Cushion – Cushion for Sensory and Tactile Stimulation

Last week I wrote about the Fidget Backpack, which is as the name suggests: a backpack…with fidgets on it.  If you are a parent or teacher, you already know kiddos are going to fidget, so why not give them the tools they need to channel this energy?  The company behind the Fidget Backpack also offers […]