Outdoor Sensory Diet Cards

outdoor sensory diet cards

The outdoors are the ultimate sensory experience for kids!

Create the “right kind” of sensory experiences to improve regulation, attention, focus, body awareness, motor development, and sensory processing.

Outdoor play provides sensory input in all planes, directions, and with multiple senses.

  • 180 Outdoor Sensory Diet Activity Cards-Easy, fun, and motivating for sensory-based movement
  • Outdoor Recess Sensory Diet Cards– Powerful source of calming and organizing input!
  • Outdoor Sensory Challenge Cards– Valuable tool in creating individualized home programs Kids WANT to complete
  • Outdoor Sensory Diet Cards– Make memories for the whole family while meeting the needs of a child with sensory processing challenges

Outdoor Sensory Swing

Taking sensory diet activities and other sensory play activities into the outdoors is as easy as walking outside! There are so many opportunities for outdoor sensory experiences using the world around us. Add a few key components like water, chalk, playground equipment, toys, and tools and you’ve got a sensory gym right in your backyard. … Read more

Outdoor Sensory Diet Activity Cards

Outdoor sensory diet cards

The outdoors are the ultimate sensory experience for kids! It is possible to create the “right kind” of sensory experiences to improve regulation, attention, focus, body awareness, motor development, and sensory processing. Outdoor play provides sensory input in all planes, directions, and with multiple senses.  This printable packet all about taking sensory diet activities into the outdoors. … Read more

Outdoor Recess Sensory Diet Activities

Kids are spending less time playing outdoors. From after-school schedules to two working parents, to unsafe conditions, to increased digital screen time, to less outdoor recess time…there is just less time for kids to get outside and PLAY!  When it comes to sensory play, using the outdoors in meeting sensory needs and through sensory challenges … Read more

What Research Says About Outdoor Sensory Play

Research has a lot to say about play. When it comes to outdoor sensory play, there is a lot that can be discussed too. With the upcoming release of The Sensory Lifestyle Handbook, which encourages sensory strategies and sensory diet use in creating a lifestyle of sensory enrichment, today we are talking all about what … Read more

Outdoor Sensory Diet Activities for Playing in the Woods

Kids just don’t get much time to play outdoors anymore. We talked about the impact that reduced outdoor play has to do with sensory processing needs in kids in our recent Outdoor Sensory Diet Activities post. We chatted about the benefits of outdoor play in a typically developing child as well as those with sensory … Read more