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Marvelous May Flowers Sprout SLP Ideas

May 7, 2015

May flowers spring up, thanks to all of the showers that happen in April, and they can serve as a natural connection speech and language goals. Take time to integrate the natural beauty and colors of the flowers into crafts and games that will support individual student goals. 0

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Autistic High School Seniors Need Help Transitioning with Few Services Available

April 30, 2015

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, 1 in 68 children are diagnosed as being on the autism spectrum. While in school, autistic children are eligible for many different kinds of supports. From early elementary school into high school, their team advocates to make sure they receive therapies, services, and whatever else they […]

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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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Going and Growing Green

April 9, 2015

The start of spring means it time to plant flowers, grass, trees, and more. As the rain comes down, the outdoor environment begins to come alive with colors after the cold winter. Take time to talk about plants that are important or significant to kids. Do their families have certain flowers for holidays or around […]

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Increase Your Skill Set With a Degree in Dyslexia Therapy

February 26, 2015

Over the past decade or so, more and more children are being diagnosed with dyslexia. This language-based learning disability includes a variety of symptoms that result in individuals having difficulties with specific language skills. Oftentimes, teachers will notice it when problems with reading begin. Many children who are dyslexic have a difficult time with spelling, […]

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Tackle #theblizzardof2015 with these FREE Winter Speech Activities!

January 29, 2015

The winter storm of 2015 is in full swing, but it doesn’t mean that your fun winter activities must come to a halt! There are so many symbols and words associated with the winter season so finding themed speech activity ideas isn’t too difficult. We’ve done a little bit of the scraping (ice pun intended) for you and we’ve […]

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