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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Celebrating Special Men on Father’s Day

June 4, 2015

Children like to celebrate important people in their lives. Father’s Day is another time where we can focus on the special men in each student’s world. It is extremely important to remember the children that you work with to make sure that that not everyone has a father living with them, so remember to include […]

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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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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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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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