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Feely Box

January 5, 2015 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on Feely Box | Filed in: Language.

Time: 10 – 15 minutes Materials: Common household objects or small toys Activity: Place a common object in a box and cover with a cloth. Let your child put his hand under the cloth and feel the object. After your child has felt the object, ask him to guess what it is. Suggested Script: What • Read More »

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Category Games

February 21, 2014 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on Category Games | Filed in: Language.

Why is learning categorization skills important? When we learn new words, we file them in our brain, according to characteristics. Then, when we need them, we know which file folder to retrieve them from. For example, if I give you the word ram, you will go to either the animal folder or the computer folder, but • Read More »

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