"Running is relegated to specific recess time. But kids' bodies don't work that way. They don't need to move only from 11:25 to 11:45 am. Motion is part of their very being. For most kids, it bursts out every waking hour." Great thoughts on big, powerful, and even aggressive play-and why kids need it- from Heather Shumaker, author of "It's OK NOT to Share..."
Songames for Sensory Processing: 25 Therapist Created Musical Activities for Improving Fine and Gross Motor Skills, Muscle Strength, and Rhythmicity by Bob Wiz. $18.21. Publication: May 1, 2011. Publisher: Sensory World; New edition edition (May 1, 2011). Save 27%!