A while back I saw these boxes stuffed with fun sensory toys on Instagram and thought what I good idea it was. I had a bunch of kids that need a little something to help get them through their speech sessions or maybe wind down a bit before we could start. So naturally, I had to give it a whirl.
By now, you may have heard other SLPs mention SLP ToolKit. Maybe in passing conversation, maybe in one of the many SLP Facebook Groups, but when they have it was probably mentioning how much they loved it. Maybe you checked it out maybe you didn’t. Today I am here to tell you what it is all about and if it… Read More
Your student teacher has spent weeks planning sessions, working with your kids, taking data, writing reports, probably stressing about job applications, and finishing grad school. After all that hard work, don’t you think they deserve a little reward? Here are some gift ideas for student teachers as you say farewell. Bonus! These are also fabulous gift for a recent grad… Read More
You hear those words, ” They have an advocate.“, and your heart starts beating faster. An advocate…great. Don’t the parents trust me? Don’t they know I have the best interest of their child in mind? The advocate is going to be mean. They’re going to demand crazy things. They’re going to rip my goals to pieces. Or are they?
The term, ‘prompting‘, is one of the first we learn in school. We use it in conversation, put it in our goals, but how much do we really understand what this term means or the different levels that go with it? One of the things we need to remember is that prompts are different than cues. If you aren’t… Read More
So many activities theses days are interactive, which is wonderful! The more my kids are involved and engaged the better, but this means using anything I can find to make sure those little squares stick where they are supposed too. Or does it…