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THE LISTENING PROGRAM (TLP)

SPEECH BUDDIES

  • Speech Buddies are a series of speech tools that help children learn correct tongue positioning with consistency for 5 of the most difficult to learn sounds - R, S, L, CH and SH. 

ORGANIZATIONS ON THE WEB

ARTICULATION

Process of Articulation

ONLINE COMPANIES

INTERACTIVE LINKS

LOCAL BUSINESS

ONLINE MAGAZINE WITH ARTICLES

ORAL-MOTOR DEVELOPMENT

BOOKS

  (available for checkout from me upon request)

We can Talk by Rachel Arnston M.S., CCC-SLP *This book offer tips for enhancing your child's speech and language skills. It is written in parent friendly terms, and is about communicating with children and describes 9 techniques for enhaing your child's communication skills.*

The SLPs IEP Companion by Carolyn C. Wilson, Janet R. Lanza, and Jeannie S. Evans

  • Appendix A: First Words - Types of words to expect your child to be able to say/understand up to the age of 24 months
  • Appendix B: Word Lists - Lists of words that range from different types of categories
  • Appendix C: Visual Organizers - Visual map suggestion to help older children organize story information
  • Appendix D: Sentence Types - Examplse on how different seteneces are constructed
  • Appendix E: Purpose of Writing - Description of 4 different forms of purposeful writing
  • Appendix F: Writing Frames - Frames help children bridge to full-length composing by using key words/phrases with open spaces to supply their own words in order to complete the frame
  • Appendix G: Fluency Facilitators - Suggestion for families and teachers for ways to help children improve their fluency.

Mouth Madness - Oral Motor Activities for Children by Catherine Orr, M.A., OTR, BCP

Entire Selection of Activities - Mouth Madness.pdf

Mouth Games:

More Than Words – Helping Parents Promote Communication and Social Skills in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder by Fern Sussman

It Takes Two to Talk – A Practical Guide for Parents of Children with Language Delays by Jan Pepper and Elaine Weitzman

It Takes Two To Talk – A Parent's Guide to Helping Children Communicate by Ayala Manolson

Talk! Talk! Talk! Tools to Facilitate Language by Muir, Gerylo, Gompf, Burke, Lumsden and McCraig

The Early Intervention Kit (Therapy Guide) – Pre-Linguistic Skills, Receptive Language, Expressive Language, and Sound Production Development by Nancy B.Swigert

The Early Intervention Kit (Activities Book) – Pre-Linguistic Skills, Receptive Language, Expressive Language, and Sound Production Development by Nancy B.Swigert

Early Language Development – Handouts and Activities by Linda Mawhinney and Mary Scott McTeague

RECIPES

PATTERNS

 (cut/color/laminate for long-lasting use)

DISCOVERY TOYS HANDOUTS

DISCOVERY TOYS: SOUNDS LIKE FUN DVD

SUGGESTED ACTIVITIES

by Robyn Drothler Romano

POEMS

by an unknown author