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Item Nr: B 118642 Title: Arnie and His School Tools: Simple Sensory Solutions That Build Success
Grade Lvl: PI Author: Veenendall, Jennifer
Length: 47 Prod/Pub: Autism Asperger Publishing Company
Copyright: 2008 Series:
Book Type: FP Biographee:
Copies: 3 Loan Period: 42 days
 
  Arnie, a young boy with sensory modulation difficulties, learns about the different tools and techniques he can use to help him keep his restless body calm so he can do his work at school and at home. These provide his nervous system with the additional movement, touch, oral, and heavy work input that he needs to be more successful. He also uses tools to limit sound because he is very sensitive to auditory distractions. Sensory tools & techniques include a big ball to sit on instead of a chair, a "fidget" for his hand, a plastic piece on his pen that he can chew, a weighted blanket & vest, a stretchy band on his chair, headphones/earplugs, running errands, jumping on a trampoline, etc. Sensory integration dysfunction- Fiction. Sensorimotor integration- Fiction. Includes an overview of sensory processing and also discussion questions. IL 1-5.

  Subjects:
  1902 - ARL
  1872 - ASPERGER'S SYNDROME
  1337 - ATTENTION DEFICIT DISORDER
  1332 - AUTISM/ASD
  579 - DISABILITIES
  1338 - HYPERACTIVITY
  1506 - OCCUPATIONAL/PHYSICAL THERAPY
  1774 - SENSORY INTEGRATION
  1465 - SPECIAL NEEDS STUDENTS/PERSONS