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Music therapy: a wagon of tools for growth, development and learning

Rhythm sticks: bilateral coordination, following directions, impulse control, gross motor imitation

Sensory cushion: sensory input, core strengthening, calming/regulation

Visuals: engagement, facilitates learning and comprehension

Egg shakers: gross motor, following directions, impulse control, cross lateral movement

Weighted lap pads: sensory input, regulation, calming

Drums: bilateral coordination, social (passing/sharing/turn taking), following directions, impulse control

Speaker: recorded music for movement pattern songs and songs in sign language: gross and fine motor imitation, sensory regulation

Sensory fidgets: movement and sensory to aid in focusing, remaining seated, and regulation

Small percussion: bilateral coordination, impulse control, social skills (passing/sharing/turn taking), self expression

iPad: facilitate communication

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