Archives: articulation practice

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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Making a Lotto Board with Google Docs

August 22, 2014 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on Making a Lotto Board with Google Docs | Filed in: Articulation, Language, Making Materials.

You can make a lotto game board using either Google documents or Google presentation. Your board will be available to edit anytime or to print from any computer. You can also make it public for others to use.  It only takes 5-10 minutes or even less. This presentation includes step-by-step directions using Google Documents to • Read More »

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Quick Artic Strategies

February 22, 2014 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on Quick Artic Strategies | Filed in: Articulation.

Many children mispronounce words for different reasons. Reasons can include apraxia (motor sequencing problems), phonological processing problems (confusing and misusing the characteristics of speech sounds), dysarthria (muscle weakness), or lisps (misplacement of the tongue). The causes for articulation problems vary. Some problems can be neurological, some physical, and some are just developmental. Some children will • Read More »

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