Physical Therapy -> Gross Motor Skills -> Transitions


Transitions in PT are considered ways a child moves from one position to another. Example of transitions are: moving from sitting on a chair to standing, moving from sitting on the floor to laying on your belly, moving from a crawling position to standing up at a piece of furniture, and so on.


  • How to Do Pushups preview

    How to Do Pushups

    Teodora Gajic Bakic, MOT, OTR/L

    Physical Therapy Resource. PT Resource. PT. Occupational Therapy Resource. Exercises. Pushups. 1 page with images of muscles important for pushups (triceps, deltoids, and pectorals) and 1 page with...

  • Quick Movement Break preview

    Quick Movement Break

    Bethany Ayer MS, OTR/L

    Physical Therapy Resource. Exercise Resource. Movement Resource. This is meant to be a quick movement break to help regroup your therapy session. Maybe you want to switch gears and begin a new acti...

    Includes activity list
  • Bug Moves (Exercise) preview

    Bug Moves (Exercise)

    Whitney Castle

    Have fun acting a bug with these moves! Perform as a timed activity (do each one for so many seconds) or play a freeze dance game to a favorite song

  • I Slouch, You Slouch, We All Slouch preview

    I Slouch, You Slouch, We All Slouch

    Teodora Gajic Bakic, MOT, OTR/L

    Physical Exercise Resource. Core Strength. Body Posture. Straight Back. Group Resource. Family Resource. Caregiver Resource. Caregiver Handouts. Teacher Handouts. Hard Work. Comprehensive.

  • Holiday Breakfast Yoga and Breathing Activities preview

    Holiday Breakfast Yoga and Breathing Activities

    Whitney Castle, PT, DPT

    Yoga Resource. Movement Resource. Physical Therapy Resource. Occupational Therapy Resource. Mindfulness Resource. Move and breathe along with a holiday breakfast menu with yoga poses and breathing ...

    Includes activity list
  • Farm Animal Moves preview

    Farm Animal Moves

    Whitney Castle

    Have fun exercising while moving and acting like farm animals! This can be done for so many seconds or minutes or even to music for a game of freeze.

  • Super Hero Animal Interval preview

    Super Hero Animal Interval

    Whitney Castle

    Have fun with these animal moves as a great exercise and gross motor activity. This activity can help with sensory/emotional regulation, calming techniques, balance, coordination, and strengthening...


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    Amy Smith

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    I grew up in Tazewell, Tn and graduated undergrad from The University of Tennessee in 2015 with a...

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