My therapy thrives on books! Literacy is one of my greatest passions in life and I find a million ways to incorporate it into my other passion - speech-language therapy! Each Wednesday, I'm going to highlight a favorite book and share my ideas for therapy. So, please join me over here at Speech is Sweet every Wednesday. I am wild about books. First, if you haven't read Contextualized Language ... Read More about Wild About Books Wednesday!
We have been preparing for St. Patrick's Day in my speech room! My articulation groups have been decorating Shamrocks with their targeted words. This is a super easy activity that requires very little preparation. You will just need die-cuts of Shamrocks (if your school doesn't have a die-cut machine then I would recommend giving students a pattern and having them cut out their own shamrock) and ... Read More about Shamrockin’ in Speech!
I learned so much this week at the Kentucky Speech and Hearing Association's Conference (KSHA)! Although, I have to admit.. I am very disappointed that Dynavox did not give out free pens, they used to have the best! They wrote so smoothly. haha A quick re-cap of lectures I attended: Assessment and Treatment of Non-English Speaking Students - very helpful, as I used the CELF-4 Spanish for the ... Read More about K$HA
Usually, I jump for joy when there is a snow day. But in March.... not so much! On some brighter notes, my tulips are beginning to peek through the snow and I had some time to make a FREEBIE! I LOVE vocabulary. I'm pretty sure I was the only one in high school that actually enjoyed those orange vocabulary books. Anyone remember these?! Although, I didn't know it then.. I guess I was destined ... Read More about A Snowy Day…
Wow, what a week! An amazing trip to Crayons 2 Computers - a free store for teachers in Cincinnati. I scored backpacks, school supplies, books, art supplies, prizes, and soooo much more. Here's a tiny glimpse of my goodies: Can you tell I'm ready for spring? An order from Super Duper.. What could be inside?! Say and Do Vocabulary Bingo and Vocabulary Chipper Chat! I also ... Read More about A very sweet week!