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Occupations

March 4, 2014 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on Occupations | Filed in: Language.

Time: 15-20 minutes Materials: Pictures of different occupations (Boardmaker or Clipart) and where they work using felt or pictures with velcro (hook side) on the back. Felt board or display board covered with tempo loop. You could also put a small magnet on the back of the picture and use the chalkboard as display. Activity • Read More »

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Nonverbal and AAC, When, Why, and How

February 22, 2014 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on Nonverbal and AAC, When, Why, and How | Filed in: Communication.

Many parents and professionals are concerned about using augmentative and alternative forms of communication (AAC) with young children because they are worried that the child will not talk if given the alternate form to use. Research is showing the opposite is true; using sign, pictures, or written words can help the child to become verbal. • Read More »

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