Summer Sensory and Sounds in the Sand

by Tera.Tuten on July 24, 2014

No Gravatar

summer-tropical-speech-activityIn the past, schools used to have water and sand tables for kids to explore and play. These tables are a bit rarer now. The nice thing is that you can make your own summer sensory bin that is portable. This way you can bring the beach to your speech and language sessions. [click to continue…]

{ 0 comments }

Learning Linguistics with Lucky Ladybugs

by Tera.Tuten on July 17, 2014

No Gravatar

Interesting-Insect-Ideas-for-Speech-TherapySummertime means seeing insects all around. While we often try to avoid ants and bees, the lucky little ladybug is popular. Spend some time during summer sessions working on speech and language goals while having fun with this spotted friend. [click to continue…]

{ 0 comments }

Chalk it Up for Speech Time

by Tera.Tuten on July 10, 2014

No Gravatar

summer-speech-activities-freeWhile the weather is cooperating, take speech sessions outside for a new and fun twist. Children love moving their bodies, so introduce some gross motor activities using chalk. Chalk is inexpensive, and the sky is the limit on the type of learning games that you can make up for the needs of your students. [click to continue…]

{ 0 comments }

Fun and Fireworks for the Fourth

by Tera.Tuten on June 26, 2014

No Gravatar

fourth-of-july-speech-therapy-ideasIndependence Day is a wonderful time to celebrate all items that are red, white, and blue while still working on speech and language goals. In addition to this, kids will love being able to make their own fireworks to add some pizzazz to take home and share. [click to continue…]

{ 0 comments }

Having a Ball with Speech

by Tera.Tuten on June 19, 2014

No Gravatar

speech-language-summer-activitiesThe summer is here and it’s time to get outside when the weather is nice. Kids love to play and make up games with balls on the playground. They adore balls that bounce, ones that they can toss in the air, and any other kind that you can think of. Why not incorporate the use of balls into some speech and language activities while having some fun?

 

[click to continue…]

{ 0 comments }

Utilizing Technology for Speech and Language to Prevent Summer Slide

June 5, 2014

Summer break is here for many children or just around the corner for others. With this freedom comes concerns of regression for children that receive Speech and Language and other services. This is the time when many speech language pathologists will suggest technology options for kids that will not have summer sessions or will be […]

Read the full article →