This resource was created by speech language pathologists in Needham Public Schools in Massachusetts. This extensive list includes tips and activities for students ranging from K-12 and addresses various levels of ability.
Emerge Pediatric Therapy is a local practice with locations in Durham and Cary. Their blog addresses many types of therapies and skills including Speech & Language, PT, OT, and social skills. See some of their videos from the blog posts below.
Social-Emotional & Mental Health
Social-emotional learning, also known as SEL, is about developing skills like self-awareness, self-control, and interpersonal skills. Those skills are so important for success in life, inside and outside of school. Learning to control your emotions through different tools like deep breathing, counting, and mindfulness are important to improving relationships. This page will include videos, links, and other ways for you can learn about and practice SEL.
Art through the Senses: Introduction
Art through the Senses: Smell
Art through the Senses: Touch
This website is the product of a partnership between Durham Public School Exceptional Children Services Department, the Durham Special Needs Advisory Council, and the Community Equity, Data & Information Lab at the UNC Chapel Hill School of Information and Library Science.