Miriam MateriaTech is an educational resource bank with over 8000 items specifically created and purchased to educate, rehabilitate and enrich the lives of individuals with development disabilities (autism spectrum disorders, global developmental delays, and physical developmental delays). Our service is open to families, schools, private professionals and larger rehabilitation centers. Loans are processed via our web-based catalog, which inventories all items contained in our library. The number of items that may be borrowed simultaneously is limited to 10 for parents and 30 for professionals, for up to a 90-day lending period.
Miriam MateriaTech is housed within Miriam Foundation with its entrance at 8090 Montview, Mont-Royal. MateriaTech is located within the heart of the island of Montreal and is easily accessible by public transit.
A handmade educational task made up of a laminated box with multiple colored pompoms that are stored in a plastic container at the left. A square opening is located to the right, where each pompom is to be inserted with the use of a clothespin.
An educational book that is written in French to work on anger. This book provides a definition, examples of provoking situations and behaviours that are commonly associated with this emotion. Various strategies on how to manage anger are also provided.
Language & Communication
A fishing style game that is written in French to work on syllables and sounds. This game is for two to four players. Contents : 48 wooden magnetic fish, 1 fishing rod, 1 "water" board, 6 double sided boards, 1 instruction booklet that includes a guide
A handmade educational task made up of a laminated box with a photograph of a panda at the front and 10 tokens with photographs of bamboo that are attached by Velcro, along three of the sides. A slot is located at the "panda's mouth", where each piece of "bamboo" is to be inserted.