iTooch Elementary School Application Review

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As a speech-language pathologist, I always look for ways to incorporate academics from other classes into my lessons. I can get all of the vocabulary lists I want, but then I have to create lessons about the vocabulary and visuals and more. It can be quite time consuming, especially if I am not familiar with some of the terms myself (especially in math and science, which are not my fortes). I have reviewed lots of applications related to speech-language therapy, but not many related to academics. When I was contacted to review iTooch Elementary School, I was excited to check out an application that I might be able to use with my students who are working on vocabulary skills in different subjects! Continue reading to learn how to use this application in your speech-language therapy sessions!

ABCs 4 SLPs: G is for Guest Posts - Carrie's Speech Corner Presents Activities for "Seriously, Cinderella is So Annoying!"

ABCs 4 SLPs - G is for Guest Posts: Carrie's Speech Corner icon

Lately I have been swamped with starting an exciting new blogging venture (which I will post about later on), wedding planning, creating materials, and learning more about blogging in general so that I can offer you better content! Therefore, I decided that now would be a great time to continue the ABCs 4 SLPs posts' with "G is for Guest Posts"! The first guest blogger that I have is Carrie Manchester from Carrie's Speech Corner!

Carrie Manchester is an ASHA certified Speech-Language Pathologist with over 13 years experience.  She works in an elementary school in Massachusetts and services primarily preschool-aged students.  Carrie writes the blog Carrie's Speech Corner in her spare time.  You can follow her blog on Facebook and view Carrie's products on Teachers Pay Teachers.  

Continue reading to learn about one of Carrie's favorite books for elementary students, "Seriously, Cinderella is SO Annoying!", how she uses it with her students, and look for a freebie to use with the book in your classroom at the end! Plus, continue following Carrie on her blog for future posts and activities from books by the same author!

ABCs 4 SLPs: C is for Car Rides

ABCs 4 SLPs Car Rides

Over the summer and during school breaks, many families take vacations that involve long car rides. When I was growing up, my parents made sure that we weren't plugged into video games on car rides and keeping up with our education. Summer and breaks were not only time for fun, but they also wanted to make sure our skills were kept up over the summer, especially on the way to our cottage, vacation, the beach, and while running errands. To learn what great ideas I learned from my parents to keep up your children's skills over the summer/school breaks and other ideas to practice speech and language skills on your next car ride, continue reading!

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