Pupil observation checklist for sensory integration

Use this checklist to provide information about a pupil's sensory needs

Author details

Heba Al-Jayoosi is assistant head at Mayfl ower Primary School.

Melanne Randall is director of Maximum Potential, specialists in sensory integration and neurodevelopmental therapy whose therapists run sensory integration development sessions at the school.

For an occupational therapist (OT), this checklist can provide necessary details about a pupil's sensory system. The results will help the OT decide whether additional assessments are required to find out the cause behind particular behaviours.

More information about behaviour and sensory integration and be found in the Special Children magazine, edition 231.

Last Updated: 
06 Jun 2016