Quick and Effective Language Therapy

I am very excited to share with a project I have been working on for the past year. About 6 years ago I began using 5 minute therapy with my students with articulation disorders. Then a few years after that I began using a version of the program with my students with fluency disorders. Now…

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Valentine’s Day Fun!

I thought I would share with you the activities I am using in The Speech Place for Valentine’s Day. I have found some great resources around the internet that I wanted to share with you. Links have been included for each. If you like these products from these SLP TPT sellers make sure to follow…

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An “appy” week of therapy!

iPad’s have changed the way students can practice their skills during therapy. I don’t use the iPad with my students at every session but I do try to incorporate the device at least every two weeks. I think it is a great way to keep students’ interest when they may be practicing skills that they…

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App Review: PrepPositions

An easy way to help students expand their utterances is to have them add prepositions to their sentences but many students struggle to know how to use the correctly and understand the various meanings of prepositions. One of the newest apps by Smarty Ears, a favorite SLP app developer, is PrepPosition. Continue to read my…

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Figurative Language: A month of lessons

I always save my favorite lesson for the end of the year…Figurative Language. I love teaching students the details about using this colorful language when they speak and when they write. With the busy lifestyle we all lead I find that many of the terms that were used throughout my childhood are fading away as…

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App Review: Learning Verbs

I was offered a code to download Learning Verbs by Language Concepts in exchange for my honest review of this app. The target of this app is focusing on identifying action verbs. OVERVIEW: The opening screen allows the user to select all or specific cards from the 22 available. The user can also customize the…

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How to play Fast Match

Matching games are a standard in therapy rooms around the globe. Although it is great practice for a variety of skills we can only endure so much matching and Go Fish. I know I needed a new way to play! My daughter got a hand me down game called Hands Down by Milton Bradley/Hasbro. Some…

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What I Learned Week 3: Snowed In

My What I Learned post has been delayed this week since we are snowed in! We got 40+” of snow and have not returned to school yet this week. I have enjoyed the time at home to catch up on small projects and quality time with my family. The personal lesson I learned this week…

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Dollar Store Speech Ideas {Linky}

I could spend hours shopping for bargains and therapy ideas at the Target Dollar Spot and the Dollar Tree. I have linked up with Kristin at Talkin’ with Twang to share some of my favorite dollar finds to use in therapy. Make sure you explore the other SLP bloggers’ post so you can provide enjoyable…

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What I Learned Week 2: Move It!

I am continuing my weekly post about what I learned this week around the web, around town, and around my room. This week I found inspiration in moving. Therapy is much more exciting when the students are up and moving especially for those that struggle to stay still. Around the Web Activity Tailor posted about…

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