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 Basics-How to elicit language from toys

Last month I posted a top ten list of basic toys that children love to play with.   This week’s blog targets how to use those toys to elicit language.   Chances are that as long as you are not … Continue reading

New Teachers Pay Teachers Product-Synonyms

Stop by Lets Babble On’s Teachers Pay Teachers Storeif you need a synonym activity.  This activity is geared towards K-1 students but can be used with other students for independent/review work.  Here are two examples of how I used this … Continue reading

Back to the Basics Series-Following the Child’s Lead-Part One

I recently had in increase in three year olds on my caseload.  It is important that when you work with infants and toddlers you follow the child’s lead.  What I mean by this is whatever the child seems interested in … 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-Musical Chairs-Singing and dancing while learning!

A long time ago I saw an activity that targeted rhyming in a book called 101 Reading Activities: A Multi-sensory Approach (I think it was by Linguisystem but I cant find it anymore).   You moved the chairs away from … 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

Quick Sequencing Activity-Free Printable

Head over to my NEW TPT’s page to download sequencing strip activities for free.   Click on sequencing page 1 and sequencing page 2. I cut out the steps and mix up them up in a pile.   Next the students … Continue reading

Get Up and Move Series-Airplane Articulation Activity

Part two of my Get Up and Move series can be used with any area of speech and language that you are trying to target. For this post I specifically targeted articulation skills but you can easily adapt it to … Continue reading