Archives: Language

Fan Letters

February 28, 2016 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on Fan Letters | Filed in: Articulation, Language.






This is a great activity that can be used with older students to practice articulation, language, and grammar.  The activity will also incorporate literacy. Help the student decide on writing to a celebrity, sports team, or political figure. Formulate a purpose for the letter (i.e. general information or asking specific questions). Use Voice Typing in • Read More »

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What’s Missing?

December 12, 2015 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on What’s Missing? | Filed in: Language.






Time: 10 – 15 minutes Materials: Common household objects or small toys Activity: Place a group of common objects on a table and give your child a few moments to study the collection. After your child has studied the group of objects, ask him to turn around. Remove one of the objects and ask your child • Read More »

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Taste

November 3, 2015 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on Taste | Filed in: Language.






Time: 10 – 15 minutes Materials: Use various foods or small pieces of raw fruit and/or vegetables such as apple, carrot, celery, onion, etc. Activity: Have your child identify food by its taste. Tell him to close his eyes and squeeze his nose. Then place a small amount of food (or a piece of fruit/vegetable) in • Read More »

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