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Yoga for the classroom tips and resources.

Yoga For The Classroom

Today’s children are expected to know more, sit longer, and have rigid testing requirements.  This has helped contribute to in increased stress levels and decreased opportunity for physical activity. With the new school year beginning and new routines starting, it’s the perfect time to start trying yoga for the classroom to try to combat these issues. …

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Yoga Games For Kids - Fun ideas for yoga games and yoga poses for kids!

Yoga Games for Kids

Yoga games for kids are one of my favorite ways to incorporate yoga.  Kids yoga games don’t have to be complicated.  I love adding a yoga spin to some of my favorite games from the past.  Their is no need for extensive equipment to make the games fun!

Summer Gross Motor Planning - Free summer calendars

Summer Gross Motor Planning – Printable Summer Activity Calendars

Summer is just around the corner!  Hooray!  School is out and many therapists and parents are looking for simple and fun activities to do with their kids or to send home with their kids.  At Pink Oatmeal, is all about gross motor planning.  This means that there are motor planning calendars for summer available for …

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Movement For The Classroom

5 Tips For Incorporating Movement into Busy School and Home Routines

I am excited to welcome Sarah Selznick, MS OTR/L  from Sarah The O.T. to the blog today.  She is an occupational therapist with a background working with children and in the schools.  She is sharing with us five tips for incorporating movement into busy school and home routines. Physical movement is an important part of child …

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St. Patrick's Day fine motor activites. Fun St. Patrick's Day themed activities including cutting, tracing, manipulatives, clips, and more! Great for occupaitonal therapy, pre-k and kindergarten fine motor activities!

St. Patrick’s Day Fine Motor Activities

It’s just about March and that means St. Patrick’s Day isn’t too far away!  Are you ready with fun fine motor activities?  It’s an easy theme to incorporate with rainbows, leprechauns and gold!  At Pink Oatmeal, we’ve been doing some fun activities already!  Check out all of our St. Patrick’s Day fine motor activities!

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