Oldie but Goodie: Mr. Potato Head

We all love Mr. Potato Head.  Kids love Mr. Potato Head.  Parents love Mr. Potato Head.  Why wouldn’t we use something that everyone loves?!? I found these stickers at The Dollar Store and immediately knew I must do my next … Continue reading

SLP plans the activity/students with OT services can help make the activity

During this time of year, I find that I have all these ideas for activities but no time to create them.  As evaluations and IEP meetings flood my calendar, I tend to go back to my go-to activities (bingo, Uno, … Continue reading

I Spy With my Little Eyes….an EET activity

The other day I was on Pinterest and saw this pin on Pinterest from http://munchkinsandmayhem.blogspot.com/?m=1.   I immediately downloaded and printed the ‘I Spy’ worksheet.   I originally used it for work on vocabulary, specifically categories (ex. “Color all the things that … Continue reading

Back to Basic Series- What are your five go to materials?

Now that I am back from holiday break, I am trying to plan for the first school week of the new year.  Since I am still on vacation time I am definitely thinking of how I can, “work smarter, not … Continue reading

Get Up and Move Series-Scavenger Hunt

One of the easiest and most fun activities is a scavenger hunt.  This can be done at home, school, after school programs, the library, private clinics  etc. The hardest thing about a scavenger hunt activity is coming up with the … Continue reading

Dollar Store Series: A fun use of articulation/flash cards

JACKPOT!!! I cannot take credit for this game.   Someone shared this idea so long ago that I do not know who to give credit to. I have been using Jackpot in therapy for almost ten years and it never gets old. … Continue reading