6 Tips to Teach How to Throw and Catch

Published on Special-ism

To throw and catch a ball may seem like such a basic skill, but for a child with motor isms, it may seem more challenging than going for an Olympic gold medal!

It is amazing the amount of skills involved that are typically taken for granted.  For instance:

Motivation – interest in the ball and playing a reciprocal game

Attention – ability to keep focus

Coordination – knowing what to do as well as getting the body to cooperate with the mind

Experience – the willingness to keep trying and keep practicing

See?  Not simple for a child who has significant developmental differences!

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