Ideas for Therapy
“Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.” – CS Lewis
Tackling complex sentences is a new adventure for me. I've often been one to "ignore" syntax for other goals, especially in the upper grades when reading comprehension, context clues, and higher order thinking has become so vitally (and very tangibly important). The...
In the last several years, researchers have been delving into the importance of movement for our children’s well-being, with particular attention being paid to the ever-disappearing recess.
If you've been keeping up with the blog over the last few weeks, you'll know that I've been writing about the language processing hierarchy. If you've forgotten, the language processing hierarchy looks something like this: and is directly related to our Common Core...
I recently wrote about the first couple steps in the language processing hierarchy, labeling or naming objects and ideas and functions. If you've forgotten, the language processing hierarchy looks something like this: and is directly related to our Common Core State...
Teaching students distinguish between what an object is, what an object does, what an object is made of, what an object is grouped with, etc… are all important and vital aspects of helping students build a lexicon that has incredible depth, rather than just extending its breadth.
Probably one of the hardest comprehension skills I have attempted to teach students is main idea.
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Treating Standards-Based Language Deficits Using the Language Processing Hierarchy | Labels
Although this carryover stage is exciting, sometimes working on overall intelligibility can be even more difficult than the discrete training of speech production.
I was unsure about further auditory-based interventions. I went to ASHA for some insight, utilizing the evidence maps to see what I could find.
Those are just 4 things that have made my limited planning and therapy time more successful so far this quarter. What is saving your life this quarter?
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