This week Jenna at Speech Room News is hosting a linky party highlighting technology! Alternative and Augmentative Communication (AAC) is one of my areas of interest - so technology is right up my alley! 1) I LOVE high-tech AAC devices. The Vantage and Vantage Lite both have a special place in my heart. I'm so sad they are no longer being produced, but hey.. technology is ever-changing and I'm ... Read More about Love It and List It: Favorite Technology!
It's Wild About Books Wednesday! And I'm wild about The Little Red Hen! She's my home girl. One of my favorite books to use in therapy is The Little Red Hen Makes a Pizza by Philemon Sturges. In fact, I love this book so much I made a speech & language companion to accompany it. It's such a versatile book and most students come in with a morsel of background knowledge to build upon. You ... Read More about The Little Red Hen Goes to Speech!
A speech therapist can never have enough pronoun activities, right?! My students really enjoyed my St. Patrick's Day pronoun card game so I decided to make an Easter themed one too! This card game addresses: he, she, they, and it. The same directions as my last pronoun card game. The student draws a card and fills in the blank with the correct pronoun. If they are correct they get to keep the ... Read More about Easter Pronouns!
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!