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Assessment Resources

Fabulous and Festive for the 4th of July

June 25, 2015

Children who may not have families originally from the United States may be unfamiliar with our traditions for Independence Day. This is also a nice time to discuss how so many people came to our country for different reasons. Talk with families ahead of time to see what they do for the Fourth of July. […]

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Slime Time Exploration

June 18, 2015

Making slime is a hands-on activity that can be expanded during speech and language sessions. This is also the perfect way to include some fine motor skill integration for children that may benefit from that. Slime is easy to make and does not create much of a mess. The best part of slime is that […]

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Life Cycle of the Butterfly and Beyond

June 11, 2015

Many classrooms take time during the spring and summer to allow children to watch caterpillars transform into beautiful butterflies. This is one way to see the wonders of nature up close while incorporating science into their learning. Watching these fuzzy creatures form chrysalis and go through metamorphosis gives everyone a lot of vocabulary and a lot […]

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Appreciating the Outdoors in Springtime Sessions

May 14, 2015

Winter is over, and the weather should be cooperating a bit more as spring progresses so that speech and language sessions can be held outside. This is a great time of year to head out to work on speech and language skills. Using the outdoors will provide a fresh twist on things and often energize […]

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Ready to Celebrate Mother’s Day

April 23, 2015

Mother’s Day is a major celebration in the United States. As we head into the month of May, it’s a nice time to do something in speech sessions that will focus on mothers. It is always nice to be able to encourage children to talk about parts of their life. This allows them to be […]

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Puddle Day Party

April 16, 2015

Kids love to play in water, and puddles from April showers provide a great opportunity for fun. While stomping and splashing, there are opportunities for children to talk about the activities and explore descriptive words. Take some time to make a puddle splashing day happen. 0

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