Motor Therapy

Welcome to the Motor Therapy web page! 
Our OT and PT staff had an exciting Summer, but are ready to get to know your kiddos!  We all look forward to working with your kids each day.  On this web page will be helpful tips and tricks for things to do with your kids at home that can help increase fine and gross motor skills!

 

Our Therapy team includes:

Mary Wagoner began working as a Physical Therapist with the Fox District since June of 1992.  Prior to this she was a parent educator for 5 years with Parents as Teachers.

Pam Walters is an Occupational Therapist who has been working in the district for 27 years. 

Rachel Moyie is an Occupational Therapist who has been working in the district for 4 years.

Brittany Mantle is an Occupational Therapy Assistant and has been working in schools for 4 years. This is her second year with the district.

Kristen Stauber is a Physical Therapist and has been working in pediatrics for 9 years. This is her second year with the district.


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Wel-Gum to OT and PT!!
We are so excited to start the year with you! We have lots of fun activities planned for the school year and can't wait to get to know you!!!

Here are some fun Back to School activities that promote fine and gross motor skills:

Backpack skills- practice putting school supplies into your child's backpack. This is also a great way to practice zipping and unzipping!

Handwashing- practice the steps of handwashing. This is a great sensory activity!

Brushing teeth- practice the steps of brushing your teeth!

Dailty Routine- practice getting your child in a routine for getting ready for school and going to bed!

Clean up Time- practice putting toys away around your house!