Early Sensory Skills
A compilation of practical, interactive and fun sensory-based activities.
"Touch" and "Taste and Smell" sections focus on exploration and awareness of these senses whilst "Vision" includes looking at the self, others and objects. Supported by suggested and appropriate activities for children between 0-5 years for everyday use, games and looking at specific topics.
- Every activity sheet contains full instructions, as well as suggestions for variations and similar activities.
- Provides simple checklists to record a child's progress and interests.
- Includes a list of suggested items to collect for basic sensory work and numerous useful addresses and contacts.
Jackie Cooke qualified as a speech therapist in 1983, at the School for the Study of Disorders of Human Communication (now part of the City University, London). For nearly ten years she worked with a variety of client groups, in a wide range of settings, within Lewisham and Southwark