Occupational Therapy -> Handwriting -> Spatial Awareness

Spatial Awareness

Spatial awareness is used when writing to determine the size of letters, when to move to the next line, how close the letters should be printed, etc. Occupational therapists often provide visual cues or adaptive paper to help individuals increase spatial awareness when handwriting.

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  • Letter Box Matching - Earth Day preview

    Letter Box Matching - Earth Day

    Glenna Nave

    Handwriting Resource. Letter Recognition Worksheet. Visual Processing Resources. Occupational Therapy Resources. Following the Size Matters Handwriting Program, match the words on the right to the ...

  • SMHP Star Worthy Capital Letters preview

    SMHP Star Worthy Capital Letters

    Glenna Nave

    Handwriting Worksheet. Fine motor Resources. Visual Processing Resources. Occupational Therapy Resources. Line Awareness Resources. Directions: circle the letter(s) in each row that is star worthy.

  • U.S. Flag History preview

    U.S. Flag History

    Teodora Gajic Bakic, MOT, OTR/L

    One worksheet with simple questions related to the flag: how many stripes, stars, etc, and one poster with the important dates related to the U.S. Flag timeline through history.

  • Letter Box Matching - Pets preview

    Letter Box Matching - Pets

    Glenna Nave

    Handwriting Resource. Letter recognition Resources. Visual Processing Resources. Occupational Therapy Resources. Following the Size Matters Handwriting Program, match the word to the correct letter...

    Includes activity list
  • One Inch Writing Lines preview

    One Inch Writing Lines

    Glenna Nave

    One inch wide writing lines.

  • Help Kiki Color the Mandala preview

    Help Kiki Color the Mandala

    Kimberly Luster, COTA

    There are 8 pictures of mandalas to color and 1 sample page. Coloring can be helpful to reduce stress, improve attention to task, calmness, problem solving, fine motor skills, pre-writing skills, l...

  • Creative Writing - Transportation preview

    Creative Writing - Transportation

    Teodora Gajic Bakic, MOT, OTR/L

    Language Resource. Writing Resource. Comprehensive. Occupational Therapy Resource. Transportation. Imagination. Senses. Feelings. Typing.

  • First Day of School Activities preview

    First Day of School Activities

    Bethany Ayer

    Caregivers Handout. Teacher Handout. An easily scalable exercise with the First Day of School theme.

    Includes activity list
  • Pumpkin-Visual Perception preview

    Pumpkin-Visual Perception

    Glenna Nave

    This worksheet contains 5 strips of pumpkins with arrows facing in different directions. This activity addresses visual motor integration, perceptual skills, and directionality.

    Includes activity list
  • Letter Box Matching - Summer preview

    Letter Box Matching - Summer

    Glenna Nave

    Handwriting Resource. Letter Formation Resource. Visual Perception Resource. Occupational Therapy Resource. Following the Size Matters Handwriting Program, match the words on the right to the corre...

    Includes activity list
  • Transportation Worksheets preview

    Transportation Worksheets

    Teodora Gajic Bakic, MOT, OTR/L

    Transportation Worksheets. Coloring. Writing. Matching. Language Resource. Occupational Therapy Resource.

  • SMHP Letter Size Worksheets preview

    SMHP Letter Size Worksheets

    Glenna Nave

    Handwriting Worksheet. Letter Formation Worksheet. Fine Motor resource. Occupational Therapy Resources. OT. Activity printables to work on identifying letter size of lower case letters a-z and oppo...

  • Letter Box Matching - Spring preview

    Letter Box Matching - Spring

    Glenna Nave

    Handwriting Resources. Letter Recognition Resources. Visual Processing Resources. Following the Size Matters Handwriting Program, match the words on the right to the correct size letter boxes on th...

  • Halloween Handwriting - Title Case preview

    Halloween Handwriting - Title Case

    Glenna Nave

    Handwriting Resource. Fine Motor resource. Letter Formation Resource. Occupational Therapy Resource. This worksheet features 1" writing lines.

    Includes activity list
  • Plants and Gardening preview

    Plants and Gardening

    Teodora Gajic Bakic, MOT, OTR/L

    Plants. Labor Day Gardening. Vegetable. Fruits. Flowers. Occupational Therapy Resource. Scissor. Cutting. Gluing. Fine Motor. Language Resource. Speech. SLP Resource.

  • Letter Box Matching - Easter preview

    Letter Box Matching - Easter

    Glenna Nave

    Handwriting Resource. Visual Perception Worksheet. Occupational Therapy Resource. OT. Following the Size Matters Handwriting Program, match the words on the right to the correct size letter boxes o...

  • Homerun Handwriting preview

    Homerun Handwriting

    Glenna Nave

    Writing Resource. Fine Motor Resource. Game Resource. Occupational Therapy Resource. This is a blank game board where you can add letters or words the child is working on into the blanks. The child...

  • Thankful Handwriting Activity preview

    Thankful Handwriting Activity

    Glenna Nave

    Handwriting Resource. Letter formation Worksheet. Fine Motor Resource. Occupational Therapy Resource. OT. Use this thankful acrostic poem with 1/2" writing lines to practice handwriting skills.

  • Trace Numbers 1-20 preview

    Trace Numbers 1-20

    Teodora Gajic Bakic, MOT, OTR/L

    Number Resource. Occupational Therapy Resource. 20 worksheets for tracing and writing numbers from 1-20, enhanced with dice and finger numbers equivalent.

    Includes activity list
  • Story Dice For Language Building and Writing Prompts, Wh- Question Dice preview

    Story Dice For Language Building and Writing Prompts, Wh- Question Dice

    Jessica Lenden-Holt

    Story dice are a fun way to elicit speech, language and writing samples and to target goals in therapy or in centers! Dice include engaging images for writing prompts and conversational starters. T...

Goal Bank

  • Chauncey will identify 5/5 upper case letters with minimal prompting as seen in 5 consecutive therapy sessions as a foundational skill for handwriting.
  • Annika will write 3 phonemes with minimal assistance with at least 90% accuracy for line placement, sizing, and spacing over a 3 week therapy period.