Archives: older students

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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Scavenger Hunt

July 8, 2015 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on Scavenger Hunt | Filed in: Language.

Time: 20 – 30 minutes Materials: Different items from around the house. Suggestions include envelope, ruler, measuring spoon, paint brush, cookie cutter, etc. Activity: Give your child a list of items to find. The list may be written, pictures, or verbal. Have your child look for the items. When the items are found, talk about • Read More »

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Imagination Chair

June 21, 2015 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on Imagination Chair | Filed in: Language.

Time: 10 – 15 minutes Materials: An imagination chair. A chair decorated with bows, cushions or topic related materials. Activity: Once a week have your child sit in the imagination chair and describe what they would do if they were a certain person or object. Suggested Script: If I were a queen, I would… If I were • Read More »

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