Tag Archives: 28 June 2019

Baby Felt Play: Fine Motor Shape Pull

[Source:  Hands On As We Grow] Have you ever noticed that babies love to pull on things? Those little fingers just love to grab and pull! Sometimes it’s your hair or your necklace, ouch! In this baby activity, you’ll give … Continue reading

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School Psych Corner: Supporting vs. Enabling

[Source: The Child Mind Insititute] Why do parents spoon-feed babies, but expect healthy fourth graders to feed themselves? Because babies aren’t able to do the task alone, but older kids can. One of the basic ways we distinguish support from … Continue reading

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SLP Corner: Social Communication Disorder and the SLP

[Source: The ASHA Leader Blog] Jackson, age 10, is in fifth grade and fits the social communication disorder (SCD) profile. He has difficulty making friends. In an effort to be part of a conversation, he sometimes interrupts or changes the … Continue reading

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Dinosaur Roll and Move Gross Motor Activity

[Source:  Pre-K Pages] When it comes to doing a dinosaur theme in preschool, you just have to expect some extra excitement. You can channel that excitement and turn it into a fun movement activity with this printable that promotes taking turns, movement, … Continue reading

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CDC: Many School Children Are Not Getting Enough Sleep

[Source:  Medical X-Press] Many middle school and high school students have short sleep duration, according to research published in the Jan. 26 issue of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. Anne G. Wheaton, Ph.D., … Continue reading

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