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OT On-Hand Devices & Tools

Ot On Hand Graphic

Occupational Therapists recommend a variety of devices and tools in the classroom use to support student success.

Adapted Weight Pencil BenBow Pencil Grip Clothespin Grip Crossover Grip
Adapted Weight Pencil Benbow Pencil Grip Clothespin Grip    Crossover Grip 
Elastic Handy Writer Startwrite Grip Stetro Grip Triangle Pencil Grip
Elastic Handy Writer Startwrite Grip Stetro Grip Triangle Pencil Grip

Slant Boards

Vertical or upright surfaces reinforce spatial concepts as well as position the hand to hold a pencil more efficiently. 

Slant board Cursive Writing with Slant Board
Slant Board Cursive Writing
with Slant Board

Non-Slip Matting

Help to secure student's work in place at the desk and other surfaces.  It can also be used to sit on.

Scissors

There are a number of different types of scissors available today.

Loop Scissors

Posture & Positioning

Adjusted Chair with Stool Sit n Move on Chair Sit n Move Cushion
Chair with Stool   Sit n Move on Chair   Sit n Move Cushion