Physical Therapy Supports

For Students in PT

Please assure safety while performing any and all tasks with your child.

Games You Can Play

  • Simon says 
  • Bean bag or balloon toss
  • Hot potato 
  • Egg in spoon
  • Hop scotch 

Outdoor Activities

  • Visit the playground – slides, swings, ladders, ramps 
  • Jump rope 
  • Ride a tricycle or bicycle 
  • Jumping or jumping jacks
  • Playing ball – bounce/catch
  • Bubble play 

Indoor Fun

  • Dance party 
  • Building a fort – boxes, blankets 
  • Walk like an animal
    • slither like a snake
    • hop like a frog
    • gallop/horse
    • bear/all 4s tumy down
    • crab/all 4s tummy up
  • Print out the Chair Activity Bingo card

Create a Chores Checklist

Print the checklist to use with your student.

On Line Resources

For Preschool Students

Get Moving

  • Take the stairs, not the elevator 
  • Walk around the block- play I spy while walking 
  • Run relays with siblings and/or caregivers 
  • Step on/off a step stool 
  • Place pillows on floor and have child walk on them

Doing Other Activities

  • Do puzzles or play with building blocks while squatting 
  • Read a book while lying on belly 
  • Do chores like setting/clearing the table, 

Play Games

  • Head, shoulders, knees, and toes 
  • Act out animal walks

Outdoor Activities

  • Visit the playground 
  • Play ball- catch, throw, kick
  • Push heavy items in a stroller/wagon

For Students in Wheelchairs

Please assure safety while performing any and all tasks with your child. 

Games You Can Play

  • Simon says 
  • Scavenger hunt 
  • Bean bag or balloon toss
  • Hot potato 
  • Egg in spoon

Outdoor Activities 

  • Playground visits (some playgrounds have wheelchair swings and ramps) 
  • Play ball – bounce/catch 
  • Bubble play 
  • Wet sponge toss 

Indoor Fun

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