Welcome back to Storytime Simplified! Today, we're thrilled to dive into a heartwarming tale that not only tugs at our heartstrings but also presents a variety of developmental opportunities. Let’s talk about Tiny T.Rex and the Impossible Hug by Jonathan Stutzman.
Love is in the air and so is the opportunity to work on those important Speech and Occupational Therapy skills! At All About Speech & Language, we recognize the value of incorporating purposeful, seasonal tasks into our therapy sessions so that our hard work can translate to real life!
The holiday season is a magical time especially for children eagerly awaiting the arrival of their mischievous “Elf on the Shelf”. This year, why not infuse this tradition with opportunities to enhance your child's Speech and Occupational Therapy skills? Here are five ideas that blend the silliness of Elf on the Shelf with valuable developmental exercises!
As our families gear up for the holidays, we wanted to share our ultimate seasonal book recommendations for all ages! Joined by insights from our Speech Therapist, this curated listed offers a wide variety of literary adventures designed to captivate children across a variety of developmental stages.
Our team of Speech Therapists have picked out their favorite Halloween themed books for kids of all ages!
In the span of a child's development, the development of pre reading skills is a crucial milestone. These skills lay the foundation for successful reading and language comprehension. At All About Speech and Language, we understand the significance of fostering strong pre reading skills. In this blog, our team of Speech-Language Pathologists will explore a few of the essential pre reading skills and provide practical tips for parents to support their child's literacy journey.
Today, we are exploring the delightful tale of "Snatchabook" by Helen Docherty. This book, great for readers up to second grade, has many opportunities for new learning experiences through the eyes of its main character, Eliza Brown! Come along with us as we give you the tools to take this reading experience to the next level!
One incredible advancement in AAC technology is voice banking, a process that allows individuals to preserve their own voice through their AAC device, to utilize it if their communication challenges progress. In this blog, we will explore what voice banking is, how it works, and the numerous benefits it offers to children accessing our speech therapy services.
Eric Carle's books have engaged readers of all ages with comforting narratives, accompanied by stunning illustrations and vibrant colors. As Speech-Language Pathologists, we appreciate the numerous benefits that Carle's books offer in supporting children's language development. In this article, we will delve into the beloved classic, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, and explore the reasons why it fosters essential language skills.
At All About Speech and Language, we believe that every child's journey with Augmentative Alternative Communication (AAC) devices should be catered to their unique interests. We understand that communication is not just about expressing needs but also about connecting with the things your child loves. Today's AAC devices can be personalized to maximize your child's active participation with their device.