Kid Mechanix

5 Steps to Teaching Play Skills

So often, we take for granted that kids like to play.  We buy them toys, arrange play dates, and even take them to parks and public areas, all in the...

09 04 2020 / Posted by Kid Mechanix
The Importance of Visuals and How They Promote Independence

When training people to use visuals prompts, one common question is: “Why are you using visuals if the goal is for the student to verbalize?  Won’t the visuals make the...

01 04 2020 / Posted by Kid Mechanix
Technology – Love It or Hate It?

Before I had kids, I swore that my children wouldn’t be raised on television and media and I would never use technology as a babysitter. For many years, we did...

18 03 2020 / Posted by Kid Mechanix