Preschool
261 days ago / tamarikiwebdev / 2 min read

Tantrum to tranquility: use sensory techniques to calm a child quickly

Ever saw your child mesmerised by the rustle of leaves, or perhaps giggling with delight at the squishiness of a water balloon? If yes, you’ve already had a sneak peek into the awe-inspiring world of sensory exploration! So, why should you consider a sensory-focused preschool like House of Tamariki for your child’s formative years? Let’s roll up our sleeves and jump into this pot of technicolor wonder! Why Sensory Learning? Why Not! Traditional preschools often give a nod to sensory play—maybe a sandbox here or a finger-painting session there. But sensory preschools? Oh, honey, we dial it up to 11! Textural Wonderland: We go beyond Play-Doh and slime (although we love ‘em too!). Imagine classrooms featuring fabrics of different textures, activity corners with varying surfaces, and even scented play items. It’s an all-you-can-feel buffet for the senses! Auditory Adventures: From soothing nature sounds to foot-tapping tunes, sensory schools leverage the power of sound to create engaging learning environments. Forget ‘A for Apple’; think ‘A for the rustling Autumn leaves.’ The Benefits of Sensory Awesomeness Fine Motor Skills? Check! Grasping, squeezing, and sorting? These might sound like everyday actions to us adults, but to a preschooler, they’re monumental milestones. Sensory activities serve as a gymnasium for tiny hands and fingers. Cognitive Gains for Days Ever watched a child figure out which objects float and which sink? That’s not just play; that’s Science 101, baby! Sensory experiences sharpen a child’s observation skills and encourage problem-solving. Emotional Zen Garden Sensory play has a knack for calming the nerves. Something about sinking hands into a bowl of squishy jelly makes the world’s troubles (like sharing toys or eating veggies) seem far away. The Tamariki Twist! Here at House of Tamariki, we don’t just sprinkle sensory elements into the curriculum; we weave them into the very fabric of our teaching philosophy. Our sensory playgrounds aren’t just fun add-ons; they’re integral parts of our educational DNA. So, if you’re dreaming of an educational haven where your child isn’t just another fish in the school, but a vividly unique seahorse or a shimmering starfish, you’ve found your tribe. 🌟 Ready to embark on a sensory journey like no other? Contact us to learn more about our multi-sensory paradise of learning and play. Because in a world full of apples, why not be a juicy, one-of-a-kind mango?

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