Social Groups

Social Sidekicks Pre-k

The preschool social group is a weekly class for children ages 3-6. The class focuses on using games, books, songs, and activities to practice early developing language and social skills with peers. Each session incorporates “share” time, a book, and a related craft, game, or activity.

 

Social Superheroes (6-7)  

This social language group that will address social language use, or pragmatics. The purpose of a social language group is to both provide an environment for teaching and learning social problem-solving skills while allowing the participants to engage in a variety of group activities in order to practice social language skills.

 

Social detectives (8-11) and Teen Social Group

This social language group is a group setting for teens and preteens that will address social language use, or pragmatics. The purpose of a social language group is to both provide an environment for teaching and learning social problem-solving skills while allowing the participants to engage in a variety of group activities in order to practice social language skills. Some topics covered are eye contact, body awareness, conversation skills, bullying/teasing, cyber safety and social filters.

 

Me and My Child

Me and My Child is a fun way to work on social skills and language through play skills in a peer environment. It includes hands on parent and child interaction of the skills taught during the session.

 

Articulation groups

 

Sounds All Around and Arrrh-ticulators

Participants will work on the carryover of their speech sounds while playing games and practicing with peers.

Feeding Therapy

Munchkins, Food Explorers, Little Chefs

The feeding classes are a great way to expose your child to a variety of foods in a fun and social environment.  Children often encouraged in a group setting to try new foods with their peers.

Occupational Therapy

Handwriting Heroes

The focus of this class is learning which handwriting errors a participant commonly uses and correcting them by using fun gross motor writing activities, sensory motor medium size writing, as well as completing and writing about a wacky art activity to apply what was learned during that day’s lesson.

 

Come to your Senses

Come to your Senses provides clients ages 6-13 years with the opportunity to apply How Does Your Engine Run/Alert Program principles within a group setting and educates on how to use the most effective sensory tools/strategies within home, school, and community environments.

 

Physical Therapy

Let’s get Physical                                       

For our 8 year old to mid teen kiddos that need to get up and move. This class focuses on full body awareness, conditioning, coordination, flexibility and crossing midline through a variety of exercises and games. The environment is typically high energy, challenging and fun with modifications available to accommodate varying ability levels.

 

Preschool Prowlers Yoga                              

For our inquisitive 3-5 year olds. This class introduces the fundamentals of yoga through basic poses such as downward dog, tree pose, and crescent lunge.  Stories, songs, art, movement and games are used to keep kids’ interest while building their love for yoga. The long term benefits of yoga are achieved through therapeutic play in a fun, interactive group setting.

 

Elementary Eagles Yoga                       

For our oh so brave and independent 5-8 year olds. As the participants get older, they are introduced to more complex poses such as triangle pose and partner poses as well as a more comprehensive yoga routine addressing their therapeutic goals.  The concepts of yoga include relaxation, deep breathing and body awareness. These skills progress as the children take part in a fun-filled, creative concepts group experience.

 

Tween Warriors Yoga    

For our 9 and up warriors that want to Improve strength, flexibility, and coordination. Children will learn how to focus and center themselves with various breathing and visualization techniques. They will also learn self-respect and respect for others with the practice of fun poses, partner and group poses, various yoga games, breathing exercises and education of basic anatomy.

 

Kid Fit n’ Fun              

For our energetic 3-7 year olds that need to MOVE! The Kid Fit n’ Fun class will teach participants that physical activity can be FUN! Each week class will be centered on a theme that will include fun exercises, activities and music to encourage movement.  This class is geared to encourage jumping, hopping, balancing. throwing, catching, and overall strengthening.

 

For more information or to sign up for a class call 623.322.8250 or email: amanda@team4kids.com