THIS IS PART 1 OF THIS TOPIC! I HAVE A LOT TO TALK ABOUT REGARDING BASIC CONCEPTS, SO TODAY IS ABOUT THE SEQUENCE IN WHICH YOU TEACH A NEW SKILL AND SUGGESTED ACTIVITIES FOR TEACHING COLORS, BODY PARTS, SPATIAL CONCEPTS, FOLLOWING DIRECTIONS, AND QUANTITIES. PART 2 WILL SOON FOLLOW WITH SUGGESTED ACTIVITIES REGARDING SUGGESTED ACTIVITIES… Continue reading Part 1 of The Basic Language Concepts Your Child Needs and How to Teach Them at Home
Before you begin, these alternate communication methods are NOT meant to replace your child talking in the future. It IS meant to open more communication doors and opportunities up for you and your child. They also expand your child's vocabulary, which is necessary for effective communication. Bounce over here if you want to see how… Continue reading How to Teach Your Nonverbal Child to Communicate Without Using Words
In order for you and your child to benefit from this post, please click HERE (if you haven't read it yet) to read about how vocabulary impacts communication and what the underlying cause for your child's impaired vocabulary and communication skills may be. WHY MORE READING?!?! In order to improve your child's vocabulary/communication, we have… Continue reading How to Expand Your Child’s Vocabulary to Improve Their Communication
Hi everyone 🙂 Speech-language pathologist/momma here to talk about why vocabulary is so important to your child's communication skills and how to improve your child's vocabulary through everyday activities you can do at home. This post pertains to infants - teenagers. VOCABULARY is all about knowing what word goes with objects/actions/people and knowing how to… Continue reading Is Your Child Having Difficulty Communicating? It May Be Due to a Limited Vocabulary Bank.
Hi everyone! This post was written from the perspective of a mother AND a speech-language pathologist. This post is all about how to improve your child's speech at home using everyday activities. I also have another post about how to improve your child's speech at home using a STRUCTURED APPROACH, which you can see here.… Continue reading How to Improve Your Child’s Speech at Home Using Everyday Activities