Luck of the Irish on St. Patrick’s Day

March 12, 2015

Everyone is a little Irish on St. Patrick’s, Day thanks to all of the fun surrounding the holiday. Everyone has fun saying “top o’ the morning” and wearing green to celebrate. Festivities throughout many communities allow people to embrace another culture. Speech therapy is the perfect time to spread the luck of the Irish to […]

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Speech Practice with Song and Movement

March 5, 2015

Sometimes being a little silly and singing can help kids to be more engaged during speech and language sessions. Kids of all ages like to sing and dance, although older kids may be more reluctant to admit it, so embrace this in sessions from time to time. Music is a great way to incorporate singing […]

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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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Celebrating the Chinese New Year

February 19, 2015

Many families will be celebrating the Chinese New Year on February 19, and 2015 is the Year of the Sheep. Take the time to reach out to families that celebrate and ask them to share some of their traditions for the holiday. While it may have already passed, it is not too late to embrace […]

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Presidents’ Day Speech and Language Opportunities

February 12, 2015

The President of the United States is an important individual for students to learn about. Too often, we focus on the days off of school for Presidents’ Day and never talk about the history of the presidents who have come before President Obama. This is the perfect time of year to discuss the history of […]

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Speech Therapy Ideas for Valentine’s Day

February 5, 2015

Valentine’s Day is the perfect holiday to have some fun with kids during sessions. Speech and language goals may be worked on while kids enjoy crafts, talking about traditions, and more. The concept of love is also a great topic to help children to be able to express their feelings. Rather than simply focusing on […]

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