Articulation Mountain Climber- getting students excited about their progress

For my students working on articulation skills I have found three things imperative to their success and quick mastering of target sounds. 1. Drill-focusing more on the students having the maximum number of trials per session verse focusing on whether … Continue reading

Quick Articulation Activity

My school had an assembly today and a few sessions were cut in half from 30 minutes to 15 minutes.  By the time my students came down to my office we had about 10 minutes left in the session.  They … 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

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

Get up and Move Series-Paper Cup Articulation Tower

In December my students are so excited about the winter break that it is hard to keep them at a table top activity for 30 minutes.  I try to get my students out of the chair and moving around the … Continue reading

Grammar or Articulation Activity using “Jenga”

My students have been working on identifying what a noun, verb and adjective are for some time now and asked to play a game.  I find that there are a lot of games out there that you can easily use … 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

/p,t,f/ free printable football articulation cards

In preparation for my football themed week I made some free printable football cards that target /p, t and f/. p football articulation cards t football articulation cards f football articulation cards   Possible activities to use these cards with: … Continue reading

Dollar Store Series – Spinning Tops

Spinning tops…..I had no idea that tops were still being manufactured!  I was transported back to my roller skating party goodie bags when I saw these tops at The Dollar Store. Both my students and I have had a great … Continue reading