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February and Black History Month

February 4, 2016

Children should be learning about important figures from black history throughout the year, but February is the time dedicated especially for this. It is important for children to know about other individuals beyond Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his dream, for example. Use the month of February to celebrate men and women that fought for civil rights […]

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Creative Thinking with Yarn

January 28, 2016

Grab a skein of yarn and put on your thinking cap. What could you do with this simple item within your sessions to get students motivated and working toward their goals? Think outside of the box and don’t be afraid to try something different. Even if it doesn’t work perfectly the first time, you can […]

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Winter Sports Fun

January 21, 2016

The winter time is filled with sports that many children may not be familiar with. This is a great time to introduce them to the different sports and use them in fun activities to strengthen speech and language skills. In addition to this, talk to children that have families in other countries about sports that […]

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Mittens are a Must in the Winter

January 15, 2016

Three silly students have lost their mittens, now what are they to do? The possibilities are endless with this simple prompt. Talk about keeping warm, winter weather, or explore winter tales with familiar characters. Perhaps you will need to work as a team to find those lost mittens and incorporate additional ways to strengthen speech […]

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Fun with Snowman Friends

January 7, 2016

Thanks to the movies Frozen and Frosty the Snowman, many children are familiar with Olaf and Frosty. It’s fun to watch their faces light up when they talk about making a snowman of their own. Of course, some locations never get enough snow to make this a reality. This means you can work on a […]

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Gingerbread Tales and Special Pals

December 17, 2015

The traditional gingerbread man story has changed a lot over the years. This means that there are many different versions of the story out for kids of all ages to get to know. Some may be similar to the classic, while others stray quite a bit from the familiar tale. The winter is a wonderful […]

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