Tag Archives: SLP

Pinterest Ideas for Better Hearing and Speech Month

[Source: PediaStaff on Pinterest] May is Better Hearing and Speech Month!  How are you recognizing and celebrating it in the classroom??   I was going to post one idea per newsletter, but then I realized, “Why not just post the entire … Continue reading

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ASHA 2016 is Coming! Join PediaStaff in Philadelphia, PA!

The 2016 ASHA Convention will be held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, November 17–19, 2016, and PediaStaff will be there to talk with YOU about your pediatric or school-based Speech-Language Pathology career. Come visit us at Booth … Continue reading

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Using Shakespeare To Help Children With Autism

[Source: New York CBS Local] An unusual acting class is using Shakespeare to help children with autism. British actress Kelly Hunter developed the Hunter Heartbeat Method, drawing on the rhythm and repetition of lines from Shakespearean plays. In a new … Continue reading

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Teaching Phonics Using Pool Noodles

[Source:  We Are Teachers] Pool noodles are available everywhere during the summer, and they’re inexpensive, too. So it’s a great time to stock up for fun, hands-on classroom activities, like Pool Noodle Phonics. What You Need: To make this hands-on … Continue reading

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Worth Repeating: Articulation Therapy Carryover Activities

 by Sherry Artemenko, CCC-SLP I have a number of boys, ages 5-8,  currently on my caseload, who are working on improving their articulation. They have made great gains in learning to correctly produce their target sounds in words, sentences and … Continue reading

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