Last week we talked about the beach in speech therapy. It was only fitting that we have an ocean theme this week. Sometimes, I am really on top of my game and I coordinate this theme with Shark Week. But this year? Guess I wasn't on top of things. Ocean Books for Speech Therapy… Continue reading Speech Therapy Theme Review: Ocean
What does SLP doesn't love using puzzles during speech therapy? Puzzles are great language enrichment tools, easily used in sensory bins and awesome hide and seek reinforcers! I love to use the chunky wooden puzzles in therapy. But then I ran across this cute little 24 piece puzzle for just $1. What would I do… Continue reading Adapting Puzzles for Speech Therapy
We proved good speech is not extinct during dinosaur week! I have never seen so many boys excited about speech therapy as I saw last week. Books for Speech Therapy I had THREE different books that I used throughout the week. The most popular was "What the Dinosaurs Did Last Night: A Very Messy Adventure." … Continue reading Speech Therapy Theme: Dinosaurs
Community helpers is a great theme for speech therapy. You could easily turn it into a month long theme full of activities, games and books! I usually stretch it over 2 weeks if I can. Since I do so much during this theme, I turned this post into a 4 part series. We started our theme with… Continue reading Community Helpers in Speech Therapy: Firefighters
A farm theme is so cute and easy for a speech therapy session! You can use the theme and adapt it to so many different clients on your speech therapy caseload. In this blog post, I rounded up my favorite farm books to use in my speech therapy sessions as well as favorite activities and toys! Your… Continue reading Speech Therapy Theme Review: Down on the Farm!
My previous post was all about what the girls did a couple of weeks ago. Our week was all about pink! But the boys? Not so much! The boys talked about cars and trucks! I found a new book for this week that I absolutely loved!!! The little boy in the story had such an… Continue reading Week in Review: On the Road!
A couple of weeks ago, I did an ice cream theme in my therapy sessions. I used to make ice cream or ice cream sundaes when I worked in the school system. But since, I moved to the home health setting, it's just not possible for me to do that. But we find other ways… Continue reading Week in Review: Get the Scoop in Speech
Kids love puzzles! SLPs love puzzles too!! Better yet? Parents usually have a puzzle or two in the house. Why not use something that your SLP brings and your kids love? (Yes, there are a lot of questions to start this post. I will try to stop it!) Puzzles are so simple yet so great… Continue reading Parent Tip: Using Puzzles to Enhance Language Skills