Self Regulation Tools have been popular for a long time but more and more "zen dens" and "sensory spaces" have become common in schools and classrooms. Last Thursday I started a weekly post on self regulation tools to share.
Here are a few cool tools....
Weighted stuffed animals - https://beezeeart.com/blogs/beezeeartblog/all-about-weighted-stuffed-animals (includes sewing instructions to make your own)
Weighted lap pads - https://www.sensacalm.com/blogs/news/weighted-lap-pads-for-back-to-school
Here is something you can make at home: Kinestic sand recipe - https://www.thoughtco.com/kinetic-sand-recipe-604167
As far as body breaks and movement - here is a resource with daily activities:
Daily activtiies - https://www.thebodycoach.com/blog/pe-with-joe-1254.html
Lighting - https://susanfitzell.com/improve-learning-with-research-based-classroom-lighting-strategies/