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5 G Sound Books for Speech Therapy

If your child is working on producing the G sound appropriately, then reading books with the G sound is a great activity to do together. Reading books with your child's target sound will help give him many good models of the sound (a great auditory bombardment activity). When you're reading the book to your child, … Continue reading 5 G Sound Books for Speech Therapy

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5 Speech therapy Activities for prepositions

As a speech language pathologist I have come across many students who demonstrate difficulty using and understanding prepositions (spatial concepts). Over the course of many years, I have gathered some favorite speech therapy activities for prepositions that I will share with you in a list below. Prepositions include words such as; in, on, under, next … Continue reading 5 Speech therapy Activities for prepositions

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5 Children’s Books About Wearing a Mask

With mask-wearing not going away anytime soon, especially for children, having your child understand the importance of wearing a mask is crucial. Whether your child is a little nervous about wearing a mask or is just curious as to how they protect us, this list of books can help make your child feel a little … Continue reading 5 Children’s Books About Wearing a Mask

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10 Best Back to School Books for 2021

The 2021-2022 school year will be like no other for your child. Possibly, it's the first time your child will be back in the school building in a very long time. Depending where you live, your child may have to wear a mask during the school day or may be facing other unique challenges due … Continue reading 10 Best Back to School Books for 2021

5 /D/ Sound Books for Speech Therapy

If your child is working on producing the /D/ sound appropriately, then reading books with this sound is a great activity to do together. Reading books with your child's target sound will help give him many good models of the sound (a great auditory bombardment activity). When you're reading the book to your child, please … Continue reading 5 /D/ Sound Books for Speech Therapy

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5 Toys for Preschoolers for Language Expansion

With so many toys on the market, finding toys for preschoolers that work on expanding language can be difficult. I have complied a list of five fun toys that allow preschool children to use a variety of language while playing. Toys that can be used in open-ended way will always allow for more language opportunities … Continue reading 5 Toys for Preschoolers for Language Expansion

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5 Best Speech Therapy Toys for 2021

Thankfully 2020 has almost come to an end! We made it! We can finally begin to look forward to a new year that has to be better than the previous one. Are you a speech language pathologist looking to refresh some of your toys as you head back to in-person therapy, or a parent looking … Continue reading 5 Best Speech Therapy Toys for 2021

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8 Necessary Items for Successful Speech Teletherapy

As many schools around the country headed back to school this month, speech language pathologists are learning to adapt to the new normal: Teletherapy. Over the past few weeks, as I've prepared to provide therapy to my students virtually, I've come up with a list of necessary items to help make speech teletherapy successful. It's … Continue reading 8 Necessary Items for Successful Speech Teletherapy

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Home Speech Therapy Activities for Preschool Age

Now that your child is learning from home, you may be looking for activities and games for your preschool-aged child to continue to increase his language skills. Below I will recommend some of my favorite activities to use for this population. You can always adapt these activities to something you already have in your house. … Continue reading Home Speech Therapy Activities for Preschool Age

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5 Best Baby Toys for Language Development (0-6 months)

You can start promoting language skills with your little one as soon as they are born! The best way to do this is to talk to them a lot! Make sure you talk to them about what you are doing (ex. "Now I'm making dinner. I'm cooking chicken and rice tonight.) and about what they … Continue reading 5 Best Baby Toys for Language Development (0-6 months)

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5 Best Halloween Books for Speech Therapy

Reading books with your child or students is an excellent way to work on improving vocabulary skills, as well as receptive and expressive language skills. Check out some of these books to read with your child during Halloween time Remember to ask your child questions about the story to check for comprehension. You can also … Continue reading 5 Best Halloween Books for Speech Therapy

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10 Best Amazon Prime Day 2018 Deals for Speech and Language Toys

Amazon Prime Day 2018 begins on July 16th at 3 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. The deals run through the end of July 17th. This is a great time for parents and speech language pathologists to stock up on great speech and language toys. Check out the best deals here. Amazon Prime Day 2018 Deals for … Continue reading 10 Best Amazon Prime Day 2018 Deals for Speech and Language Toys

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10 Children’s Books Perfect for Summer

Ahh, it's finally summer! The best time to kick back and relax with your child. Hopefully you'll have the opportunity to take a break from the stress of the school year and rigid schedule. Reading with your child is a great way to keep improving his language skills over the summer. As you're reading together, … Continue reading 10 Children’s Books Perfect for Summer

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5 /R/ Sound Books for Speech Therapy

If you're child is working on producing the /R/ sound appropriately, then reading books with these sounds is a great activity to do together. Reading books with your child's target sound will help give him many good models of the sound (a great auditory bombardment activity). When you're reading the book to your child, please … Continue reading 5 /R/ Sound Books for Speech Therapy

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5 /S/ Cluster Sound Books for Speech Therapy

If you're child is working on producing the /S/ Cluster sound appropriately, then reading books with these sounds is a great activity to do together. Reading books with your child's target sound will help give him many good models of the sound (a great auditory bombardment activity). When you're reading the book to your child, … Continue reading 5 /S/ Cluster Sound Books for Speech Therapy

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10 Best Easter Books to Encourage Language Development

Reading books with your child or students is an excellent way to work on improving vocabulary skills, as well as receptive and expressive language skills. Check out some of these books to read with your child prior to Easter. Remember to ask your child questions about the story to check for comprehension. You can also … Continue reading 10 Best Easter Books to Encourage Language Development

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Winter Vocabulary Word Search Freebie

As winter is winding down, please enjoy this winter vocabulary word search freebie thanks to Education.com. The word search clues consist of common winter vocabulary items, such as igloo, candle, and boot. This is a simple yet fun activity to complete with your child or students before the end of winter. The activity is great … Continue reading Winter Vocabulary Word Search Freebie

P Sound Books

5 P Sound Books for Speech Therapy

If you're child is working on producing the P sound appropriately, then reading books with the P sound is a great activity to do together. Reading books with your child's target sound will help give him many good models of the sound (a great auditory bombardment activity). When you're reading the book to your child, … Continue reading 5 P Sound Books for Speech Therapy

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The Top 10 Children’s Books About Penguins

The winter is a great time to read about penguins with your child or students. There are so many great books about this cute black and white animal, but this list will give you the top 10 children's books about penguins. The list includes fiction and non-fiction books. Top 10 Children's Books About Penguins 1. … Continue reading The Top 10 Children’s Books About Penguins

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5 Best Children’s Books for January

Happy New Year! Thank you to my readers who continue to follow this blog for another year. January is the perfect month to snuggle up with your child and read some books about the new year, snow, and all things winter. Remember to ask your child questions about what's happening the story to check his … Continue reading 5 Best Children’s Books for January