5 Ways to Use Play-Doh in Speech Therapy

SLP’s rely on a number of tools and toys to motivate their students. Play-Doh is a great motivational tool and is perfect for language and articulation therapy. Here are a few ways in which I use Play-Doh during my speech therapy sessions. Roll the Play-Doh One of the things I like to do with Play-Doh …

Three Ways to Use Jenga In Therapy

As a speech therapist, I rely a lot on games and other creative ways to provide an interactive and engaging environment for my students. Jenga targets a variety of skills and that’s why it is one of my favorites! The only problems is that it can be time consuming to constantly set up and, for …

5 Ways to Use The Hallway in Speech Therapy

The time it takes to walk to and from the speech therapy room can take away from our actual therapy time with students. While in the hallway, students are exposed to people, images, directions and more. As an SLP, I consider that time in the hallway additional therapy time. It’s a wonderful time for students …

Talk Like A Pirate Day in Speech Therapy

Yo ho ho and a bottle of…speech fun! Talk Like A PIrate Day in speech therapy is one of my favorite days! Well, I am linking up with Ashley Rossi from Sweet Southern Speech for ‘ARRRR You Ready For Pirate Day In Speech?’ If you haven’t celebrated this day with your students, I highly recommend …

Speech and Language Flash Card Activities

Are you tired of playing the same old speech therapy games with the same old flash cards? I know that I have played Go Fish and Memory more times than I can count! Well, I finally decided that I could not hear, ‘I have a match’ or ‘Go Fish’ one more time!  So, I came up with a …

5 Essentials Steps for A Successful, First Therapy Session

It’s almost that time for your first, back to school, speech therapy session!  As I say every summer, ‘I can’t believe how fast this summer went!’.  I hope that you are all thoroughly enjoying your summer. As many of you know, I am taking this year off to spend with my 2 (soon to be 3 in …