Themed Speech Therapy

Cheap Frog Ideas for Speech Therapy

A couple of weeks ago we talked about frogs in speech therapy.  I had already written up my theme review at the time I came up with these cute little ideas.  So I decided to write a separate short post about the cheap frog fun I found at the Dollar Tree!  That means you can… Continue reading Cheap Frog Ideas for Speech Therapy

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Speech Therapy Themes: Frogs Part 2

This week in speech therapy we are talking about frogs.  I like it when a theme gives me language lessons without much effort on my part.  The theme lends itself to great describing words like slippery, slimy and gross! Frog Books for Speech Therapy I have two favorites that I always use for my frog theme.  I… Continue reading Speech Therapy Themes: Frogs Part 2

Articulation

Fluttering Through Speech Therapy

This week is speech therapy, we are talking about butterflies!  This theme is great to stretch from your little ones to school age kids.  It's the last theme in our bug unit so I try to save the best stuff for last! How does one do a butterfly theme and not use "The Very Hungry… Continue reading Fluttering Through Speech Therapy

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Speech Therapy Theme: Ladybugs

A ladybug theme is perfect for spring speech therapy sessions.  Those adorable little spotted insects are loved by {MOST} kids.  Between the books and crafts, the students stay engaged.  Which makes me feel super productive and efficient! Ladybug Books for Speech Therapy "The Very Lazy Ladybug" is a great little story that teaches laziness can… Continue reading Speech Therapy Theme: Ladybugs

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Speech Therapy Theme Review: Bugs Part 1

Our theme this past week in speech therapy was bugs. Kids either love them or hate them! I have a couple that definitely dislike them. But that gave us an opportunity to talk about how we can dislike something but still appropriately react (no, running through the house because a fly flew by is not… Continue reading Speech Therapy Theme Review: Bugs Part 1

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Speech Therapy Theme Review: Baseball

In Texas, it's a practically a national holiday when Texas Rangers baseball is back.  Why not have fun with opening day in your speech therapy sessions?!  I am not a big baseball fan, but this theme is a fun one! Book: I love this book!  It's a super cute story about how the smallest duckling… Continue reading Speech Therapy Theme Review: Baseball

Parent Tips

Easter Basket Ideas that Encourage Language Skills

With Easter right around the corner, parents are busy preparing Easter baskets for their little ones. At Christmas time, I often get the question, "What can I get my child that help his language skills?" But I never get this question at Easter. As parents, we tend to spend quite a chunk of money on… Continue reading Easter Basket Ideas that Encourage Language Skills

Language, Parent Tips

Springtime Obstacle Course for Speech Therapy

Obstacle courses are so much fun in speech therapy! When I worked in the schools, I LOVED doing them...yes, like super big puffy heart loved them! I don't do them much in the home setting because it's just too hard to drag all that stuff from house to house.  Parents, don't think this is just… Continue reading Springtime Obstacle Course for Speech Therapy

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Speech Therapy Theme Review: Spring

Springtime in speech therapy...couldn't think of a better time!  We have the choice to do speech therapy outside in the sunshine or continue to work inside next to a sunny window.  With spring here, there are so many different topics we can discuss in speech therapy.  Weather, flowers, birds, bugs, gardening, season, picnics are just a few! Book… Continue reading Speech Therapy Theme Review: Spring