Books for Speech Therapy, Language

“Light Up Language” in Speech Therapy

Finding ways to keep kids engaged and interested in speech therapy can be a tricky feat for even the most creative SLP.  After you have spent countless hours on creating ridiculously fabulous lessons (Great job, by the way!), there will always be that one kid that is like "Meh."  Or maybe you are the SLP… Continue reading “Light Up Language” in Speech Therapy

Books for Speech Therapy

Book Review by an SLP: “El Deafo”

I have made it a goal to read more this year.  While most of my books have been business or social media books, I ordered one in April that was great for the SLP!  The book is "El Deafo" and the story is adorable!  It is definitely a "must read" for any SLP treating hearing… Continue reading Book Review by an SLP: “El Deafo”

Books for Speech Therapy, Language, Parent Tips

Use “Wreck this Journal” in Speech Therapy

My daughter bought a “Wreck this Journal” several months ago at a book store. I really did not know much about them. Then, she asked for another one for Christmas. So, I started looking at them. Man!!! How cool would these be to use in speech therapy?! Yes, even as a mother, I look at… Continue reading Use “Wreck this Journal” in Speech Therapy

Books for Speech Therapy

Speech Chick’s Favorite Winter Books for Kids

Today, I am bringing you my favorite kids' books for winter. I love kids' books. Probably more so than adult books.  I am not sure if it's the illustrations or what, but I am a sucker for a pretty picture book.  Winter is great time to snuggle up with kids and read a great book… Continue reading Speech Chick’s Favorite Winter Books for Kids

Books for Speech Therapy

Usborne Books and Speech Therapy: Part Two

Sadly, almost a year ago, I wrote the part one of this post.  Yes, I know what the heck?!  Well, anyways, I am bringing some fantastic Usborne books to you for your speech therapy sessions.  I am glad I did not write this one soon after I wrote part 1 because I would not have done… Continue reading Usborne Books and Speech Therapy: Part Two

Books for Speech Therapy

Favorite Back to School Books for Speech Therapy

Going to back to school this week? Not sure what you want to do during your speech therapy sessions? I got you covered! While I may not be a school-based SLP anymore, I still have my favorites! I try to incorporate them with my private clients that I see after school hours.  These books are… Continue reading Favorite Back to School Books for Speech Therapy

Books for Speech Therapy

Using “Chrysanthemum” in Speech Therapy

So basically every speech therapist on my Instagram feed is going back to school this week.  When I worked in the schools, I LOVED to use "Chrysanthemum" in our first week speech therapy sessions.  Like super puffy heart loved it!  In fact, I used a few of Kevin Henkes' books during those first few weeks. … Continue reading Using “Chrysanthemum” in Speech Therapy

Books for Speech Therapy, Themed Speech Therapy

Little Blue Truck Activity for Speech Therapy

During our road transportation theme, I used "Little Blue Truck" in some of my speech therapy sessions. They loved it! To be honest, so did I. The kids loved the story, the animal noises, and saying "Beep!" I used the book with my preschool population.  Most of my clients at that age are working on… Continue reading Little Blue Truck Activity for Speech Therapy

Books for Speech Therapy, Themed Speech Therapy

Mouse Craft for Speech Therapy

Last week we had a cookie theme in speech therapy.  What better book for a cookie theme than "If You Give A Mouse A Cookie?"  Our craft was just as fun as reading the book!  I have found that my speech therapy clients absolutely love making these little books!  You could easily use this book… Continue reading Mouse Craft for Speech Therapy