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

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

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

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 – 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