One Phrase, 5 Ways

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I love it when I have one activity that I can use all day with all my kids.  Kind of like a speech therapy swiss army knife.  Well, this one is quick,easy, and something you already have. Just use the phrase, ” What do you want to be when you grow up? ” Yes, with

5,000 Friends Fiesta!

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I am absolutely thrilled and humbled with all new friends who have come by the blog lately. I wanted to say a huge THANK YOU and even those words don’t convey the feelings I have they will have to do for now.  But there might be something else I can do…. like a GIVEAWAY!!! To

My Speech Room: Let’s Get Wordy!

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I love my Magical Speech Room last year, but this year I wanted to do something new!   I was looking around saw this awesome Scrabble boarder at the teacher store and knew I had to use it!  So this year in speech, we’re getting wordy!   The inside has the same wordy theme I

Dress Up Your Desk

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Aside from our speech tables, the next place we spend the most time at work is at our desks.  I don’t know about you, but sometimes that laminated wood can get a little boring to look at.  So this year I decided to dress up my desk! Contact paper and vinyl decals will be your

S…Peachy Feedback Winner

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It’s time for S…Peachy Feedback again! I am linking up with Speech Peeps to say a huge THANK YOU to everyone for leaving feedback. Your comments and ideas help to improve activities and create new ones.  You can click the image below to see who other SLPs are thanking this month.  Now, let’s kick off

Organize Your Inventory

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When sessions are in full swing it can get a little crazy. As I am planning what we are going to do I find myself racking my brain asking the question,” What do I have to work on that?”  I know I have tons of stuff but trying to remember it all can be challenging,

Speech Therapy Brag Tags: Reinforcement System

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I hate to brag, but this is so cool!  It seems that everyone is always on the hunt for the next, best reinforcement system. I don’t know about you, but I have been through a few over the years: sticker charts, point systems, giant board games, etc.  The giant board game was my favorite and

Reduce Da Noise, Not Da Fun

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It doesn’t matter if you are in schools or private clinics, sometimes it can get just TOO LOUD!  I came across this app that can help make your therapy room, classroom, or even home a bit more noise level friendly. Noise Down is a FREE app that acts as a noise level meter.  The free

Articulation Test Center by Little Bee Speech

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Articulation screening and testing is part of our daily routine it feels. So, I am excited to share with you an app that has the ability to make this part of our job a little easier. Articulation Test Center by Little Bee Speech is an articulation and phonological assessment packaged nicely in an app. This

Sequencing Post Office: App Review

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Sequencing is an area that I work on just about everyday with my kids. So when I saw that Virtual Speech Center‘s newest was chalk full of sequencing goodness I was thrilled!  After downloading you can get more information and a description of the app by tapping the Info button on the home screen. Sequencing

First Year SLP Tips

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In grad school we learned A LOT ! But, at least for me there was no class in ‘IEP‘ , no seminar for ‘what to do when the student crawls under the table and refuses to get out‘. These are things I learned during my student teaching and through my years working in the schools.

Back to School Mini Book: FREEBIE

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The smell of new crayons is in the air. It must be time for school to start again! Those first few days of speech can be a bit slow as we ( and our students ) get back into the swing of things.  Here is a freebie you can use in one of those first