Physical Activity, Trips, Events

What you need to know

  • Any change in routine may produce anxiety, fears, and/or worry.

What you can do

  • Offer anticipatory guidance and information to prepare for a change in routine such as a field trip.
  • Create a picture story about the upcoming event. The child can rehearse it alone or with others.
  • If the child has any sensory, hearing, or vision issues, he/she may need preferred seating. 
  • If you live in New England (USA) and qualify, Northeast Passage offers Therapeutic Recreation and Adaptive Sports programming.