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Scooter Board

Scooter Board

YOUR CHILD WON'T EVEN KNOW THEY'RE GETTING EXERCISE

Heavy duty plastic board with two handles. Use it for obstacle courses and games to help improve posture, coordination skills and balance reactions. 

  • Molded from durable high density polypropylene with hand guards and heavy-duty ribs for extra strength, these scooters last a long time and have a center hole for stacking
  • 12" board features 2" metal and non marring nylon swivel casters with smooth operating bearings.
  • Patented connect-a-scooter feature can use Scooter Link to join 2 or more boards for cooperative physical activities, team concepts, games and relays.

The scooter board improves the following skills:

  • Strengthens muscles in the core and extremities, as well as arms and legs.
  • Develops body awareness.
  • Improves dissociation with core and limbs.
  • Improves balance.
  • Improves motor coordination.

How to Use in Everyday Activities:  

  • The child can lay on his abdomen, raise his lower limbs and propel himself with his upper limbs;
  • The child can sit cross-legged and pull himself with a rope or another object; 
  • The child can sit and propel himself with his feet;
  • The scooter board can be used on a slopped plane, indoors or outdoors, requiring more propulsion force;
  • Several scooter boards may be connected to offer more support or allow a group use;
  • Creating a circuit or a race is motivating children to use the tool.

Size: 30 x 30 cm, or approx. 12 x 12 inches

Colour: Red or Blue

Review: "Bought this for child's physical therapy. Moves around great, easily turns, and is very sturdy. Other scooters can be purchased and attached to each other. Child has made progress with this." Fran.

Caution: Avoid the standing position given the risks of a possible fall. It is recommended to adapt the length of use for children according to their tolerance and abilities. A child with a poor muscle tone or balance challenges may need the support of an adult. Adult supervision is recommended at all times.

 

Price:$39.99
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