History

History

The History of Noggin   The Historical Record   Noggins, once thought to be mere myth, were thrust into the world in December of 1912, by the discovery of their historical record by Professor GetaGrip. This event changed history and science forever, bringing Noggins...
Grasp

Grasp

We use a wide and varied range of grasps in everyday life. We hold, explore, and manipulate objects throughout the day. We use different grasps depending on the size and shape of the object, its use, or our own purpose. As said, there is a variety of ways to grasp...
Pencil Grip

Pencil Grip

A proper pencil grip is important. The way a writing utensil is held affects comfort and endurance, and will especially impact handwriting, drawing, and coloring. The most popular and encouraged pencil grasps is the Dynamic Tripod. This is considered the perfect...
Scissor Use

Scissor Use

Scissor use can be a daunting task for children. Problems can be caused by a variety of factors. Decreased finger and hand strength, visual-motor difficulties, decreased motor planning, and even merely a lack of experience can all play a part in the struggle of using...
Therapeutic and Educational Value of Noggins

Therapeutic and Educational Value of Noggins

What are Fine/Visual Motor Skills? Fine motor skills involve the coordinated movements of the small muscles in the hands and fingers. These skills include, but are not limited to, using manipulatives (small objects), grasping, and tool use (scissors, tweezers, writing...
Play and Skill Development

Play and Skill Development

What are Fine and Visual Motor Skills? Fine motor skills involve the coordinated movements of the small muscles in the hands and fingers. These skills include, but are not limited to, using manipulatives (small objects), grasping, and tool use (scissors, tweezers,...