[R-0172] S4. Instructional Planning

Citation: National Lekotek Center. General Information. Retrieved from http://www.lekotek.org/

Abstract: The National Lekotek Center, a nonprofit organization, provides an array of services to improve the lives of children with special needs through the utilization of toys and play. Lekotek Centers offer therapeutic play-based family sessions for families of children with disabilities structured to help children learn, develop and thrive in a world that presents them with many unique and complex challenges. Center videos are available at http://www.lekotek.org/general-info/about-lekotek/lekotek-overview-video.

Integration: N/A

Content Focus: Disability Specific Play Ideas; Disability Specific Toys; Play; Therapeutic Play; Toys; Health, Safety, and Nutrition

Notes: AblePlay[TM] is a project of the National Lekotek Center. You can type into the search engine any category of disability, and find recommended toys.

Disability specific play ideas and information may be retrieved from this site at http://www.lekotek.org/general-info/about-lekotek/resources/information-packets#Specific.

A wide range of information packets may be retrieved from http://www.lekotek.org/general-info/about-lekotek/resources/information-packets.

The White Paper “Potential and Possibilities,” is a model for providing children with disabilities access to the benefits of play experiences and may be retrieved from this site at http://www.lekotek.org/general-info/about-lekotek/resources/lekotek-white-paper.