Make your own balance board for about $1 using recycled cardboard and a pool noodle. By using three sheets of cardboard you essential make triwall. Now it can “withstand” kids standing on it. Kids can stand on it, sit on it or place it under their feet in a classroom chair for a fidgety student. Try it for a student during circle time to decrease moving all around the rug. Try having a child stand on it and catch a ball to challenge his/her coordination skills.