Medical Play Prep is an important part of having a successful experience for the child. A developmental goal met through this would be teaching the child about the procedures as well as where on them the procedure will be performed.
Preparation Method: This FREE informational book is helpful in explaining what surgery is to young children. Whether the teacher or a student is having surgery, this is the perfect book for your class!
G-tube doll "surgery" to help a sibling understand her brother's experience. This is a great hands-on activity for young children to understand what is going on with their sibling who is in the hospital.