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Our Sensory Collection is a helpful resource for those with special needs trying to improve motor skills and sensory integration. Need a calming tool for an individual with SPD (Sensory Processing Disorder)? Try the BodySox which promotes movement and body awareness while providing a calming, soothing effect. Looking for a new addition to the classroom sensory bin? Wacky Links are a simple sensory solution.

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Tangle Jr. Fidget Kit (Bundle of 3 Tangles) Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials

Tangle Jr. Fidget Kit (Bundle of 3 Tangles)

$15.99

The Tangle Jr. Fidget Kit (Bundle of 3 Tangles) was created by Special Needs Essentials to promote focus while providing movement. The Tangle Fidget Kit includes one of each of the Tangle Jr. Classic, Tangle Hairy and Tangle Relax Therapy.  Tangles are a great manipulative tool because it stimulates the brain into focusing while keeping the chil...


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Wacky-tivities Kinetic Sand (Neon Assortment) Spinmaster specialneedsessentials

Wacky-tivities Kinetic Sand (Neon Assortment)

$17.99

Kinetic Sand by Spinmaster is squeezable sand that can be shaped and molded into various shapes while not sticking to your hands! Used in the sensory bin or at home, Kinetic Sand helps to strengthen fine motor skills like grip, hand-eye coordination and hand strength. Even better, the magical sand promotes creativity and group play through build...


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Gross Motor Development Bundle (Spot Markers and Cone Kit) Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials

Gross Motor Development Bundle (Spot Markers and Cone Kit)

$29.99

The Gross Motor Development Bundle by Special Needs Essentials helps to develop the gross motor skills such as balance and coordination, sensory processing, body and spatial awareness, and muscle strength. The Spot Markers and Cone Bundle promote movement while strengthening large muscles like arms, legs and the torso.  Details:  The Spot marke...


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Creative Art Kit (bundle of 3) Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials

Creative Art Kit (bundle of 3)

$28.99

Get your creative juices flowing with the Creative Art Kit by Special Needs Essentials! The Art Kit includes (1) Wikki Stix for Doodlers, (1) KwikStix Tempera Paint (12 pk), and (1) Squiggle Wiggle Writer Pen. The Creative Kit was created specifically to help improve fine motor skills like hand grip strength and hand-eye coordination while promo...


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Fidget Sensory Kit (4 pk Bundle) Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials

Fidget Sensory Kit (4 pk Bundle)

$19.99

The Fidget Sensory Kit ( 4 pk Bundle) is a fidget pack for sensory seekers, individuals with ADHD, Autism or other sensory issues. Each item in the Fidget Pack promotes movement to focus on the task at hand.  The Fidget Sensory Pack consists of 1 Rainbow Pom Ball, 1 Wacky Tracks, 1 Wooden Fidget Puzzle and 1 Tangle Jr. Fuzzies. The added soft, f...


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Bit by Ozobot

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From $49.99
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Bit by Ozobot

$49.99

The Ozobot Bit is one of the world's smallest smart robots. Combining coding and creativity, the Ozobot Bit is endless fun promoting STEM play. The Ozobot Bit uses optical sensors to read OzoCodes - short color code sequences that you customize using markers and paper.  Is your child interested in coding? The Ozobot Bit or the Ozobot Bit Starter...


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Lucas the Lion Loves The Tiny Talker (book) The Tiny Talker specialneedsessentials

Lucas the Lion Loves The Tiny Talker (book)

$34.99

From the creators of the Tiny Talker, the only product in the world that teaches kids to use an AAC (Augmentative/Alternative Communication) device is the book Lucas the Lion Loves The Tiny Talker. Lucas the Lion Loves The Tiny Talker is simply an interactive story book that acts as a speech tool to learn how to communicate. Lucas loves to play ...


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Kinetic Rock Crusher Play Set Spinmaster specialneedsessentials

Kinetic Rock Crusher Play Set

$29.99

From the creators of Kinetic Sand, let us introduce you to the Kinetic Rock Crusher Play Set! The Kinetic Rock is made from real natural rock that magically sticks together just like the Kinetic Sand. The Rock Crusher Play Set allows for endless creative play while helping to strengthen those fine motor skills.  Therapists and Teachers love the ...


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Green Toys Build-a-Bouquet Green Toys specialneedsessentials

Green Toys Build-a-Bouquet

$28.99

The Green Toys Build-a-Bouquet is brightly colored 44 piece set including 4 bases, 16 stem and leaf pieces, and 24 flower pieces. The vibrant lilies, petunias, and daisies stack interchangeably in the assorted stems for limitless fun that blossoms in all seasons. The Build-a-Bouquet promotes creative play,color identification, strengthens fine m...


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Green Toys Tugboat

Play

$14.99
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Green Toys Tugboat

$14.99

The Tugboat by Green Toys is a colorful craft float with a wide spout to scoop and pour water. The Tugboat has a handle from the wheelhouse to the back deck making it easy to hold for little hands. Kids love making waterfalls out of the spout, while parents love that it makes bath time (especially hair washing!) fun and enjoyable.  Here's a cool...


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PureGreen24 Disinfectant Spray (32 oz) PureGreen, LLC specialneedsessentials

PureGreen24 Disinfectant Spray (32 oz)

$14.99

PureGreen24 Disinfectant Spray (32 oz) is a colorless, odorless antimicrobial disinfectant and deodorizer proven to kill bacteria, fungus and viruses with unique 24-hour residual effectiveness. The PureGreen24 disinfectant spray is the environmental-friendly way to sanitize your hard, non-porous surfaces whether at home, the office, hospitals, d...


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Gel Spiral Maze Skil-Care specialneedsessentials
Gel Spiral Maze

Sensory

$39.99 $47.99
Gel Spiral Maze Skil-Care specialneedsessentials

Gel Spiral Maze

$39.99

Skil-Care's Gel Spiral Maze focuses on teaching tactile development, hand-eye coordination and developing finger strength. The spiral gel maze, also, helps to teach anticipation and assists in  dexterity. Each gel pad comes with a marble to push through the maze allowing for sensory stimulation. The gel maze can be used as a lap weight to allow ...


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Lycra Cocoon Swing by Covered in Comfort Covered in Comfort specialneedsessentials

Lycra Cocoon Swing by Covered in Comfort

$84.99

The Covered in Comfort's Lycra Cocoon Swing promotes improved balance through the rocking and swinging motion. The rocking and swinging motion helps with everyday skill building like stair climbing and body awareness. Acting as a therapy tool, the swing can help children who have difficulty maintaining their equilibrium. The Cocoon Swing gives a...


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The Baby Brushing Bundle (Spiffies Tooth-Brushing Gel & Tooth Wipes) Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials

The Baby Brushing Bundle (Spiffies Tooth-Brushing Gel & Tooth Wipes)

$15.99

 Brushing a baby's teeth is on the top of the list of parents' daily struggles! Win the brushing battle with The Baby Brushing Bundle. The early oral care kit includes (1) Spiffies Tooth-Brushing Gel and (1) Spiffies Tooth Wipes (20 pk) in Grape flavor. Spiffies were developed by a pediatrician for the comfort and oral health of infants and todd...


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Wacky Links™

Early Development

$9.99
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Scooper Plate, Scooper Bowl kit Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials
Scooper Plate, Scooper Bowl kit

Daily Living

$15.00 $20.00
Scooper Plate, Scooper Bowl kit Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials

Scooper Plate, Scooper Bowl kit

$15.00

The scooper plate is an excellent utensil for scooping food  with out having to worry about spilling any. The Scooper plate has one side that has a very tall rim with curvature to help keep the food inside the plate prior to consumption. The scooper plate also has a flat base which makes it very stable and easy to use. The diameter of the scoope...


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Emoji Glow-in-the-Dark Fidget Spinnner Toy South specialneedsessentials

Emoji Glow-in-the-Dark Fidget Spinnner

$1.00

The Emoji Fidget Spinner is a fun and relaxing way for kids to relieve stress. The Fidget Spinner is also great for kids who can't stay focused in the class room or at home because they keep from moving their hands or feet. This Fidget Spinner is a step above the other spinners as it can be used in the dark! It glows in the dark features light u...


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The Racin Rody Horse and the Floor Surfer (Motor Development Kit) Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials
The Racin Rody Horse and the Floor Surfer (Motor Development Kit) Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials

The Racin Rody Horse and the Floor Surfer (Motor Development Kit)

$175.00

Build muscles and strengthen gross motor skills with the Motor Development Kit which includes (1) Racin Rody Horse and (1) Floor Surfer. Your child or student will be able to work on balance and coordination with these two gross motor toys while having fun!  Below are a few details about the Racin' Rody Horse and the Floor Surfer.  The Racin Ro...


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Emily's Sister by Michele Gianetti Michele Gianette specialneedsessentials

Emily's Sister by Michele Gianetti

$10.99

Emily's Sister is the newest book by Michele Gianetti, a special needs Mom. Written from a child's perspective, this book serves as a learning tool in understanding and educating others on Dyspraxia and Sensory Processing Disorder while encouraging young people to ask questions.  The book is written from the perspective of Emily, the older siste...


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The Honey Bear Drinking Kit (bundle of 3) Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials

The Honey Bear Drinking Kit (bundle of 3)

$19.99

 The Honey Bear Drinking Kit (bundle of 3) includes: 1 Honey Bear, 1 Spill proof Kennedy Cup,and 1 of each Nosey cup family (4 oz ,8 oz, and 12 oz.) All three of these drinking tools help to improve fine motor skills like grip and hand-eye coordination as well as boosting independent feeding.  The Honey Bear is one of the best therapy tools to h...


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Pencil Grip, Weight, and Fidget Pack Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials
Pencil Grip, Weight, and Fidget Pack Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials

Pencil Grip, Weight, and Fidget Pack

$16.99

This variety pack includes the the pencil grip, a 3 pack of the pencil weights, and a pencil fidget. The weighted pencil grip is great for building motor skills for a variety of different users. It is very helpful for children, adults, and even elderly people. The weighted pencil grip is also great for sensory motor planning. It can provide gre...


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Pencil Grip Kit Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials
Pencil Grip Kit

Learning

$19.99 $28.00
Pencil Grip Kit Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials

Pencil Grip Kit

$19.99

This kit includes: The weighted Pencil Grip 3 Pack, The crossover grip neon 2 pack, and the crossover grip metallic 2 pack. The products are excellent for young users to practice proper techniques of how to hold pencils. They are also very helpful in comforting both children and adults while writing.  The weighted pencil grip is great for buildi...


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Weighted Comfort Kit Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials
Weighted Comfort Kit Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials

Weighted Comfort Kit

$400.00

Includes: Weighted Lap Pad (Large)  The Snake Neck Wrap (Large) and the Weighted Blanket (Large) Weighted Lap Pad: A great tool for relaxing! The Lap pad provides comfort and assurance for any user. The pad weighs 7 pounds and is filled with blue gel stars. It is a great tool for anyone with sensory/therapeutic in capabilities.   Snake Wrap: The...


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Chewy Tube Assortment Pack Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials

Chewy Tube Assortment Pack

$42.00

This Assortment Pack Includes: (chewy tube red, super green, yellow, chewy tube knobby green, Red knobby P and Q and chewy tube orange)  The chewy tubes are a great tool for younger children to work on their biting and chewing skills. Biting on these tubes gives the child the ability to build formation and strength in every bite. the tubes also ...


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The Special Needs Essentials Weighted Comfort Kit Covered in Comfort specialneedsessentials

The Special Needs Essentials Weighted Comfort Kit

$210.50

The Special Needs Essentials Weighted Comfort Kit includes one of each weighted Lap Pad (Small),the Snake Wrap (Small) and the Weighted Blanket (Small).  Weighted Lap Pad: A great tool for relaxing! The Lap pad provides comfort and sensory feedback. Weighing close to two pounds(13" x 9" in dimension), the lap pad's solid color and simple design ...


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Calming Fidget Kit (Bundle of Isoflex, Tangle Jr. Classic, & Rainbow Pom Ball) Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials
Calming Fidget Kit (Bundle of Isoflex, Tangle Jr. Classic, & Rainbow Pom Ball) Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials

Calming Fidget Kit (Bundle of Isoflex, Tangle Jr. Classic, & Rainbow Pom Ball)

$11.99

The Calming Fidget Kit (Bundle of 3 Sensory Tools) acts as a stress relief aid providing a calming effect while allowing plenty of room for sensory manipulation. The Calming Fidget Kit includes one of each of the following: Isoflex, Tangle Jr. Classic and Rainbow Pom Ball. The fidget bundle helps to promote movement while focusing on the task at...


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The Fidget and Focus Kit (Bundle of 4 Fidget Tools) Special Needs Essentials specialneedsessentials

The Fidget and Focus Kit (Bundle of 4 Fidget Tools)

$33.99

The Ultimate Fidget and Focus kit includes one of each of the Gel Maze, The Pom Ball, The Tangle Fuzzy, and the Tangle Original. All of these therapy tools will help aid in focusing on the task at hand while promoting movement. Here are a few details about each fidget tool included in the Fidget and Focus Kit: The Gel Maze provides the opportun...


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Squiggle Wiggle Writer Pen

Education

$10.95
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Squiggle Wiggle Writer Pen

$10.95

The Squiggle Wiggle Writer Pen is a motorized sensory integration tool used to help children focus on the task at hand. The Squiggle Wiggle Writer pen comes with five bright colors allowing more room for imaginative play. The size of the pen is a larger, thicker than a normal pen allowing for better grip control. The key to creating big or small...


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Farmer's Market Color Sorting Set Learning Resources specialneedsessentials

Farmer's Market Color Sorting Set

$32.99

The Farmer's Market Color Sorting Set by Learning Resources helps to build early developmental skills like patterning, matching, color identification while promoting imaginative and group play. In the classroom or at home. the Color Sorting Set strengthens fine motor skills like hand-eye coordination and grip while making fruits and veggies an e...


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Milton, the Mealtime Companion Sixty LLC specialneedsessentials

Milton, the Mealtime Companion

$29.95

Designed by two brilliant dads, meet Milton, the Mealtime Companion! Milton is a fun feeding tool helping to teach your children about healthy and courageous eating. When you place Milton on the table during meal time, he becomes an eating role model for your child. Milton, the mealtime companion, encourages children to try their vegetables and ...


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Raising a Healthy, Happy Eater The Experiment specialneedsessentials

Raising a Healthy, Happy Eater

$15.95

Raising a Healthy, Happy Eater: A Parent’s Handbook: A Stage-by-Stage Guide to Setting Your Child on the Path to Adventurous Eating by Melanie Potock and Nimali Fernando Pediatrician Nimali Fernando and feeding therapist Melanie Potock show parents a way to have happy and nutritious mealtimes. With strategies taken from across the globe, they he...


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Johnson Therapeutic Large Textured Spoons Johnson Therapeutic specialneedsessentials

Johnson Therapeutic Large Textured Spoons

$6.99

The Johnson Therapeutic large textured spoons are great for providing oral-sensory stimulation as well as aiding in spoon feeding.  The textured bottoms of the spoons add tactile input. With a shallow bowl, it provides a decreased bolus size allowing for easier swallowing and decreasing the risk of aspiration. The long handles allow for hand-ove...


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Johnson Therapeutic Small Textured Spoons Johnson Therapeutic specialneedsessentials

Johnson Therapeutic Small Textured Spoons

$3.33

Johnson Therapeutic Textured Spoons provide oral-sensory stimulation and help your young child transition to spoon feeding. The textured spoons act as both a feeding tool and therapy tool for individuals with oral sensory needs. The shallow bowl helps to decrease the bolus size and the risk of aspiration. The extended handle allows for hand-over...


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Easy Grip Flexies

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$19.99
Easy Grip Flexies Edushape specialneedsessentials

Easy Grip Flexies

$19.99

Flexies are the distinctly shaped fun building tool! Rubbery, soft, and flexible Flexies are great for tactile and sensory stimulation, as well as developing gross motor skills. What Flexies can do is only limited by the imagination!  Great for visual sensory development, hand eye coordination and more!


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Classroom Fidget Fun Sensory Pack Various specialneedsessentials
Classroom Fidget Fun Sensory Pack

Education

$120.00 $177.00
Classroom Fidget Fun Sensory Pack Various specialneedsessentials

Classroom Fidget Fun Sensory Pack

$120.00

With Special Needs Essentials Classroom Fidget Fun Pack, every student can get what they need to focus and learn! Combining some of teacher's and therapists favorite items for fidgeters, the Classroom Fidget Fun Pack is a great value. An over $170 Value for $120!Each Classroom Fidget Fun Pack contains the following: 6 x  Tangle Jr. 6 x IsoF...


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Chewlery Chew Necklaces

Daily Living

$26.99
Chewlery Chew Necklaces Abilitations specialneedsessentials

Chewlery Chew Necklaces

$26.99

Chewlery Chew Necklaces are great for children who have the urge to bite and chew. Helpful to keep children from biting their nails, clothes, or other items. Stretchy and durable, they also work as a silent fidget. An oral motor stimulator and sensory tool all in one!Made of non toxic materials. Each comes in a set of four


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Chewlery Chew Bracelet

Daily Living

$20.95
Chewlery Chew Bracelet Abilitations specialneedsessentials

Chewlery Chew Bracelet

$20.95

Chewlery is a great sensory friendly way to keep kids from chewing on clothes and other items while helping with the urge to chew. Perfect for oral motor stimulation, these bracelets come in a variety of colors, an are also a handy silent fidget for those who need motor stimulation. Made of non-toxic, colorful plastic. Each set includes four 2 1...


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Plastic Cones

Education

From $7.50
Plastic Cones American Educational Products specialneedsessentials

Plastic Cones

$7.50

High visibility plastic cones are great for the classroom and beyond. Made of durable polyethylene and with holes for anchoring, they have a variety of uses. Great for organizing students, holding materials for classroom activities, or for use in physical activities.Available in 6" 9" and 12" sizesEach comes in a set of 6 colors.


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Color Dots- Marker Rounds-9 inch (Set of 6) American Educational Products specialneedsessentials

Color Dots- Marker Rounds-9 inch (Set of 6)

$12.50

These high visibility Color Dots or spot markers are great for a wide variety of activities and uses in the classroom and beyond. They help to make sure your students know where to sit in class, or use them as targets and bases for gross motor skill developing activities. There are 6 fun, bright colors included in each set. The marker rounds mak...


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Chewy Lolli Swirl

Daily Living

$7.99
Chewy Lolli Swirl Sensory Universtiy specialneedsessentials

Chewy Lolli Swirl

$7.99

Chew Lolli Swirls are great for your Special Ones who chew! Great as either a hand fidget or a chew, its textured surface allows for sensory input and helps to calm those with sensory integration issues. The Chew Lolli Swirl is small and great for the classroom, home or anywhere where a safe chew and fidget solution is needed. The ultimate chewy...


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Chew Stixx Chewable As and Zs

Early Development

$8.99
Chew Stixx Chewable As and Zs Sensory Universtiy specialneedsessentials

Chew Stixx Chewable As and Zs

$8.99

Learn while chewing with Chew Stixx Chewable As and Zs! Chew Stixx Chewable As and Zs are great for children who chew on pencils, shirts and more. Combining multiple sensroy stimulating and food simulating textures, the Chew Stixx Chewable As and Zs is an excellent fidget and chew. The A is smooth while the Z is textured. Made of FDA approved ma...


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Tactile Tiger Chewable Arm Band

Daily Living

$9.99
Tactile Tiger Chewable Arm Band Sensory Universtiy specialneedsessentials

Tactile Tiger Chewable Arm Band

$9.99

If your Special One needs tactile input, has the desire to chew, or the desire to grind their teeth, then the Tactile Tiger Chewable Arm Band is just for them! With a raised tiger surface for tactile stimulation, this is a great sensory input device that allows for self calming and self regulation. Colorful and durable, your Special Ones will lo...


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The First Years Massaging Action Teether

Early Development

$12.00
The First Years Massaging Action Teether The First Years specialneedsessentials

The First Years Massaging Action Teether

$12.00

A gently vibrating teething toy that helps those teething. With its bright colors and spinning rattle on the handle, this teether is great for all little ones!


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Sensory Stixx Hand Fidget

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$8.99
Sensory Stixx Hand Fidget Sensory Universtiy specialneedsessentials

Sensory Stixx Hand Fidget

$8.99

The Sensory Stixx is a discrete hand fidget that offers instant sensory stimulation. Easy to fit in a pocket, purse or book bag, this Sensory Stixx draws little attention to itself and helps to avoid anxiety for the user. Great for use as a tactile or sensory brush. Made of non toxic material, BP, Latex and Phthalate free, it is safe for oral us...


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Chew Stixx Pencil Topper

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$7.99
Chew Stixx Pencil Topper Sensory Universtiy specialneedsessentials

Chew Stixx Pencil Topper

$7.99

The Chew Stixx Pencil topper is great for chewing, biting or teeth grinding. Fitting on the top of any Number 2 pencil, the Chew Stixx pencil topper is great for the classroom and helps those who may chew on teeth damaging pencils and erasers. Helping to increase attention, lower anxiety and improve concentration, these pencil toppers are great ...


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Dynamic Movement Body Sox® (Body Sock) Abilitations specialneedsessentials

Dynamic Movement Body Sox® (Body Sock)

$35.99

The Body Sox® teach spacial awareness with resistance and balance.  The stretchy translucent fabric allows the individual to feel safe while providing a calming effect. The Velcro opening allows the individual to easily enter and exit the Body Sox while also giving the option of keeping the neck and head area exposed (based on individual's prefe...


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The Tiny Talker

Daily Living

$16.95
The Tiny Talker The Tiny Talker specialneedsessentials

The Tiny Talker

$16.95

The Tiny Talker is a 12 button communication device that helps children with communicative disabilites learn to use an augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) device in a more natural way. Simply press one of the buttons to allow the Tiny Talker to speak for you or a loved one! Some of the sounds include: I'm sorry, Television, More Ple...


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Fiber Optic Light Toysmith specialneedsessentials
Fiber Optic Light

Sensory

$6.99
Fiber Optic Light Toysmith specialneedsessentials

Fiber Optic Light

$6.99

This fiber optic light is great for sensory development, perfect for a sensory room!


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