percent grammatical utterance chart for language sample analysis

Language sample analysis is really critical when initially evaluating and even monitoring progress, but they can be tedious and slow! If you read my previous post, you are going to love this update (12/2021) with even more helpful tips!!   I’ve got info on how to quickly get language samples through using hacks on Microsoft […]

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Elementary School, Freebies, Language, Materials, Musings, Therapy Ideas

Language Sample Analysis in 4 Easy Steps

percent grammatical utterance chart for language sample analysis

Language sample analysis is really critical when initially evaluating and even monitoring progress, but they can be tedious and slow! If you read my previous post, you are going to love this update (12/2021) with even more helpful tips!!   I’ve got info on how to quickly get language samples through using hacks on Microsoft […]

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Elementary School, Freebies, Language, Materials, Musings, Therapy Ideas

Language Sample Analysis in 4 Easy Steps

So you got a new iPad? It’s all very exciting because you’ve heard so many great things about using it in therapy, right? But now what?! This is exactly how I felt when I got my iPad. I’m a poor graduate student who honestly can’t afford very many popular, but expensive applications. So, I set […]

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Articulation, Freebies, iPad Applications

Must Have FREE Apps for Every SLP or SLP Graduate Student

The speech therapy IEP – an important part of the job, but can take a lot of time! One of my biggest job “hacks” for saving time is cutting down on time spent doing paperwork. If I stay organized and streamline the process, things go much smoother. When I learned to cut the time I […]

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Freebies, SLP Thrive

Make Your Own Speech Therapy IEP Cheat Sheet

figurative language short stories for metaphors, idioms, and similies

In need of some quick short stories for metaphors, idioms, and similes? Check out my FREE Figurative Language Stories, with 17 short stories worksheets ready to print-and-go! I’ve talked before about figurative language – specifically why and how we target idioms in speech therapy. If you’re looking for some free materials to get you started, […]

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Freebies

17 FREE Short Stories Full of Figurative Language!

Don’t you just love playing the two truths and a lie game? It’s a quick and easy way to get to know our students a little better. Plus, it opens up a lot of opportunities to talk about non-verbal cues, as well as sometimes saying things that shouldn’t be taken literally. I’m always in need […]

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Freebies, Therapy Ideas

Two Truths and a Lie – With a FREE Printable!

Enjoy this fun twist on a children’s classic: If You Give an SLP a Cookie! A day in a life of a school SLP is so much more than running therapy sessions all day! While you’re working on organizing and optimizing your time, I hope you find this an enjoyable break: If You Give an […]

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For SLPs, Freebies

If You Give An SLP A Cookie…

I added another wonderful freebie to my exclusive email subscriber freebie library and wanted to let you know all know! It’s a 30-day gratitude calendar that includes 1 prompt each day. Some of the prompts are directly related to gratitude while others will hopefully just get you thinking about things that are positive or bring […]

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Freebies, Musings, SLP Personal Development, SLP Thrive

Free Gratitude Challenge: 30 days for SLPs

This semester I’m trying to revamp how I take and keep data! To do this, I searched and searched through Teachers Pay Teachers for data sheets by other SLPs! Always great when you don’t have to reinvent the wheel. I found tons and tons of great, FREE data sheets and thought I’d share my collection […]

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Freebies, Materials

FREE Data Sheets Round-Up

I’ve had some requests for an organization FAQ! Sigh… caseload management and data collection. A necessary but sometimes not as fun part of our jobs. I’m kind of obsessed with the system I came up with last year to keep organized, so I thought I’d share it with you in case you’re in need of […]

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Freebies, Materials, Organization, Therapy Ideas

SLP FAQ – Organization

Therapy data collection is often a pain in the rear, but it doesn't have to be! I've created a therapy data collection cheat sheet for FREE for you! Sign up for me newsletter to get your free copy now!

Do you ever get data in uneven totals? Like your student said 7/18 articulation words correct and you’re stuck wondering what percentage that is? Do you want a more consistent, objective way to measure minimal vs moderate vs maximal cueing? Do you wish you were better at recording what types of cues your students are […]

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For SLPs, Freebies

Speech and Language Therapy Data Collection Cheat Sheet

Because I couldn't find anything I loved, I decided to create this resource of book lists by speech sound. It breaks down books for 22 different sounds! There are six books for each sound, so this is a loaded freebie for your speech and language therapy room!

I love using children’s books in therapy! They are so easy to use for language goals. I always found myself needing a list of picture books sorted by speech sound. I couldn’t find anything I loved so I made my own. I recently updated the list and know you’ll love it too! This download contains […]

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Articulation, Freebies, Materials

Book Lists by Speech Sound

a good system shortens the road to the goal.

- orlson marden