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Dinosaur Puzzles Printable – Free

Do you know a dinosaur loving kid? Check out this FREE dinosaur puzzles printable to practice visual spatial skills.

Do you know a dinosaur loving kid? Check out this FREE dinosaur puzzles printable to practice visual spatial skills and problem solve.  Did you know that research shows that intense interests in things such as dinosaurs make children go deeper into the world and develop critical thinking, motivate them to seek information and develop a […]

What is Spatial Awareness?

What is spatial awareness? Visual-spatial relations is the ability to visually perceive two or more objects in relation to each other and to yourself.

What is spatial awareness? The definition of visual-spatial relations is the ability to visually perceive two or more objects in relation to each other and to yourself. Why are visual-spatial relationships important? The ability to determine spatial awareness and relationships is important in everyday tasks at school and at home. You need to interpret what […]

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How Do Visual-Spatial Skills Influence Math Skills?

How do Visual-Spatial Skills Influence Math Skills? Read about the evidence to support how visual-spatial skills predict math abilities in children.

Did you know that a student’s visual-spatial skills influence math skills? Visual-spatial skills provide us with the ability to visually perceive two or more objects in relation to each other and to yourself. Visual spatial relationships are important in everyday tasks. You need to interpret what it means to “stand first in a line”, “sit […]

Visual-Spatial Abilities and Number Skills in Children

The Journal of Experimental Psychology published research on visual-spatial abilities and number skills in children. The verbal abilities, visual-spatial abilities, and verbal number skills were assessed for the 141 children (5-6 years old) who participated in the study. 

Visual-Spatial Abilities and Number Skills in Children The Journal of Experimental Psychology published research on visual-spatial abilities and number skills in children. The verbal abilities, visual-spatial abilities, and verbal number skills were assessed for the 141 children (5-6 years old) who participated in the study.  After statistical analysis, the relationship between verbal and visual-spatial abilities to […]

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Air Drawing Brain Break Freebie

Air Drawing Brain Break Freebie

Air Drawing Brain Break Freebie Do you need a quick brain break activity?  This air drawing brain break addresses so many skills and requires NO PREP.  Just print (download at the end of the post) and start moving.  Or don’t even print, show it on the projection screen in the classroom for a whole class […]

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Copy the Caterpillar Visual Spatial and Visual Motor Activity Freebie

Copy the Caterpillar Visual Spatial and Visual Motor Activity

Copy the Caterpillar Visual Spatial and Visual Motor Activity Freebie Here is a cute, fun activity for Spring – Copy the Caterpillar Visual Spatial and Visual Motor Activity Freebie.  Challenge children’s visual-spatial skills and visual motor skills.  Download and print out the activity below.  The object of the activity is for the child to copy the caterpillars onto […]

Unwrapped – Free Holiday Visual Spatial Puzzle

Unwrapped - Free Holiday Visual Spatial Puzzle

Unwrapped – Free Holiday Visual Spatial Puzzle This FREE holiday visual spatial puzzle is a fun challenge to complete on any holiday.  Many of you work in school districts where there can be no mention of a specific holiday.  This printable is secular – gifts and presents.  Maybe you celebrate Christmas, maybe Hannukah, maybe it is […]

Directionality Worksheet – Which Way is the Animal Facing?

Directionality Worksheet - Which way is the animal facing

Directionality Worksheet – Which Way is the Animal Facing? Learning the concepts of left versus right can be very challenging for a child.  Even as an adult, many of us second guess ourselves when asked which way is right or left.  This skill is extremely important since many functional activities such as reading, counting, and […]

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Big Shape and Letter Puzzles – Visual Spatial Task

Visual Spatial Task This visual spatial task is simple to create and incorporates many developmental skills.  Gather up wooden blocks or any shapes you may have.  I had some foam letters to use but you could use regular puzzle pieces, letter stencils or cookie cutter letters.   Get a large piece of paper or old file […]

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Visual Spatial and Working Memory Task

To use this free visual spatial and working memory task print out pages 2-4. Cut apart the cards. To practice visual spatial skills, place one card with dots and one blank board in front of the child. The child can use a dot marker, bingo chips or coins to copy the location of the dots […]