Tag Archives: SLP

Autism Severity Detected with Brain Activity Test

[Source:  Medical X-Press] UCLA researchers have discovered that children with autism have a tell-tale difference on brain tests compared with other children. Specifically, the researchers found that the lower a child’s peak alpha frequency—a number reflecting the frequency of certain … Continue reading

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Understanding Genetic Synergy in Cleft Palate

[Source: Medical News Today] Like all of the individual elements of fetal development, palate growth is a marvel of nature. In part of this process, ledges of tissue on the sides of the face grow downwards on each side of … Continue reading

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Book Recommendation: Language at the Speed of Sight

[Source:  Reading Rockets.org] A few months ago, I read Mark Seidenberg’s Language at the Speed of Sight. Seidenberg is a psychologist who studies reading, and his book is remarkably intelligent, frank, and witty. I think there is an occasional mistake or … Continue reading

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Outdoor Alphabet Match

[Source:  I Can Teach My Child] Today is Day 15 of our 31 Days of Outdoor Activities for Toddlers series.  The last couple of days have involved fun and unstructured outdoor play (both in the backyard and then at the park), so … Continue reading

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Crazy Story: Summer

[Source:  Education.com] Got a kid crazy for Mad Libs? Hand her this summertime edition of the classic kid’s game that sneakily works on grammar and other writing “hardware” that kids encounter in later elementary years. This worksheet is perfect for … Continue reading

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