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Learn-A-Lot Avocados

Learning Resources offers so many educational hands-on tools to help your child or student with or without special needs.  One of their available products is the Learn-A-Lot Avocados. According to the website’s description, “These avocados have feelings, and they’re not afraid to show it!”  These cute avocados help children build early fine motor, color, and […]

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Tech the Halls with Holiday Gifts

Doing some last-minute holiday shopping? Don’t be hard on yourself; it’s been a tough year. Avoid the crowded malls, and shop safely in cyberspace. Here is a guide to some great gifts for people of all ages and levels of ability. Assistive Technology Gifts GrandPad: This tablet is “the smartest, simplest and safest way to connect […]

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Slumberkins – The Feels Set for Emotional Wellbeing

Slumberkins offers several adorable cuddly animals and tools to help teach children different things.  For example, their Slumber Sloth collection teaches children how to relax.  If you’re looking for something to encourage emotional wellbeing, check out The Feels Set. The Feels collection builds awareness of a child’s emotional experiences by prompting him/her to pay attention […]

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Unwind with the Liquid Zig Zag Colorful Hourglass Bubbler

Individuals with ADHD, autism, and more often benefit from sensory products.  One super low-tech, affordable product that can help individuals relax is the FKYTION Liquid Zig Zag Colorful Hourglass Bubbler Timer. The Zig Zag Colorful Hourglass Bubbler Timer features blue and green oil that gently cascades down, thus creating a calming effect.  In addition to […]

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Playfoam Pluffle from Educational Insights

Educational Insights has been around for 50+ years.  It is a company full of “play enthusiasts” offering a lot of toys and games to inspire children’s curiosity and encourage them to explore, discover, and create.  One fun product available is Playfoam Pluffle. According to the website’s description: “The Squishologists at the Playfoam Wacky Workshop have […]

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2-in-1 Musical Jump ‘n Toss

If you’re looking for a fun game to encourage gross motor skills, check out the 2-in-1 Musical Jump ‘n Toss from Fat Brain Toys.  The 2-in-1 Musical Jump ‘n Toss is a “spinning pole-hopping game that transforms into a spinning ring-toss game.” To begin, connect the poles, attach them to the top of the ladybug’s […]