This large sized fidget paper is the ideal sensory fidget aid and double the size of our usual fidget paper, you can use the fidget paper to keep your hands busy/to fidget when required. The fidget paper makes a crinkling sound like baby paper when touched but is discreet as it comes in a plain turquoise colour suitable for adults and children.
The fidget paper will help stimulate the sensory tactile and auditory senses. Many children and adults with autism and neuro-developmental conditions find that fidgeting can help to alleviate stress and can also help them to remain calm during stressful situations such as transitions. Fidget paper can help distract children and adults by focusing their energy on fidgeting rather than what's changing around them.
Our fidget paper is great fun as a sensory fidget aid and can be quite satisfying as you get instant feedback from it when you touch it, even a light touch will create a crinkle sound.
The fidget paper is also useful for therapists to use whilst working with people needing sensory stimulation, it's a very affordable sensory fidget aid that should be part of your sensory toolkit.
The sensory fidget paper is two soft layers of fabric with a plastic sheet sandwiched between them which makes a fabulous crinkle sound! The Fidget paper is washable, just wash on a gentle cycle with similar colours.
The Fidget paper is so simple but so effective at giving sensory feedback and stimulation that it's a must have sensory item.
Fidgeting is often our body's response to stress or anxiety, research at the University of Hertfordshire in 2005 found that fidgeting improved performance in memory tests and this might be because it lowers the level of cortisol, a stress hormone that interferes with learning. Fidgeting gives your brain something to focus on so fidgeting on the fidgety paper can be soothing and may reduce the amount of other, less directed, fidgeting or anxiousness that you may have.
Fidgeting can also serve as a ritual for many people, which can have a comforting and grounding effect by offering predictability, familiarity, and structure. The fidget paper is ideal for this as it's so portable so can be easily taken anywhere with you, just pop it in your pocket.
Cognitive research suggests that fidgeting is associated with how stimulated we are. So this makes us believe that fidgeting may be a self-regulation mechanism to help us boost or lower our attention levels depending on what is required – either calming or energising us. The fidget paper can help as a great fidget aid.
Fidget Paper Product Information
- One large sized fidget paper supplied
- Approx. size - 30 x 30 cm
Fidget Crinkle Paper Safety
Wash on gentle cycle with like colours. Air or tumble on low heat.
FAQ's for Fidgety Paper
1. Is it washable?
Yes the fidget paper is machine washable.
2. How big is the fidgety paper?
The fidgety paper is approximately 30cm x 30cm.