Welcome to Issue number 51 of our special e-letter, “Teaching & Therapy Resources for Homebound Families”     (Did you miss our previous issues?| Read them HERE) Each week, this e-mailer features new resources, articles about this bizarre time we are living in, and…...
[Source:  Pink Oatmeal] Adding themes to fine motor can change up the mundane and make it so much more fun.  Think about how great it would feel to have it all created for you.  Think about the time and effort you will…...
Editor’s Note: Great Collection of TpT Earth Day freebies collected a few years ago by Jenna Rayburn at Speech Room News!!  [Source: Various, collected by Speech Room News] I didn’t have time to make anything this year for Earth Day, so I…...
[Source:  Mother Natured] It would be pretty obvious to most that I think Earth Day should be celebrated every day; and we do. Our family regularly connect, craft and play in nature. This Earth Moss Ball is more obvious as an Earth…...
March 31, 2021
[Source: Science Daily] Studies indicate a link between children’s cardiorespiratory fitness and their school performance: the more athletic they are, the better their marks in the main subjects. Similarly, cardiorespiratory fitness is known to benefit cognitive abilities. But what is the real…...
March 31, 2021
[Source:  Science Daily] Babies can recognise combinations of words even before they have uttered their first word, a study suggests, challenging ideas of how children learn language. Assessments in 11-12 month-olds show that infants at the cusp of talking are already processing…...
All material Copyright The Down Syndrome Centre Reprinted with the express permission of the The Down Syndrome Centre as originally published on their website. By: Marinet vanVuren Turn-taking is an important social skill to learn. Communication involves listening, waiting and taking turns.…...
March 30, 2021
[Source:  Bright Ideas SLP] This week I am working on a Speech & Language Garden… aka flowers on my bulletin board. It’s so easy and provides many data collection opportunities. Here’s how it’s done: You simply cut out circles for the middle…...
By: Kelly Ring-Whiklo, M.Sc., S-LP ( C ) Reprinted with the express permission of the author as it originally appeared on her blog We had beautiful weather over the Easter weekend. It inspired me to get outside and start preparing my garden…...
[Source:  Hands on As We Grow via No Time for Flashcards] It’s been raining like crazy all weekend. When it gets like that even here in the Pacific North West where kids are accustomed to it they get antsy. Antsy kids get…...