Potential signsPotential impactStrategies to assist with learning
Seeking intense movement experiences, for example body whirling, jumping or spinning, crashing, being upside down and runningDifficulties concentrating Allow movement breaks to fulfil the need for movement, that the CYP is expected to participate well in activities.
Struggling to sit still. May disturb others in the classroom Movement breaks should include proprioceptive activities.
Sit on air cushion or gym ball.
Allow CYP to stand in the back of the classroom if able to concentrate and not disturb others.