It’s articulation assessment time! In the schools, it’s not just about the errors, but about how those sound errors are impacting the student in the classroom. Standardized Articulation Assessment I always give the GFTA-3 even though our eligibility is based more on overall intelligibility and impact anyways. I find that it’s nice to use something […]

read the post

Articulation

The Quick Guide to My Articulation Assessment Process

sample page for high frequency words for speech therapy

There are SO MANY ways to target articulation (and language!!) that don’t involve our artic kids finding words from text passages or just “focusing on their sounds” during other, unrelated activities. ⁣My favorite words for speech sound or articulation therapy are high frequency, and they can be found everywhere, all the time! New Research on […]

read the post

Articulation, Materials, Therapy Ideas

Best Advice for High Frequency Words in Speech Therapy

Are you ready for some more speech therapy activities for the R sound? For me, finding targets and activities for articulation at the word and sentence level is fairly easy. I can do a lot with flashcards! Things get more tricky when looking for fun activities that get in lots of trials at the structured […]

read the post

Articulation, Materials

Speech Therapy for R sound: Articulation Menus

Recently, I felt like I had an influx of students who were finally stimulable on some new sounds and needed to move from sounds in isolation to VC and CV syllables! Yay! Except… I suddenly had an incredibly difficult time getting them to produce these sounds when combined with a vowel in syllables. Here’s my […]

read the post

Articulation, Materials, Therapy Ideas

Moving from Sounds in Isolation to VC and CV Syllables!

Check out my free speech sound cue cards! I LOVE visuals. All day, every day, it is all about visuals! I needed a way to organize cards to help my students with apraxia or articulation goals sooo I made these. I love how they turned out and now I use them every day! Plus bonus, […]

read the post

Articulation, Freebies, Materials

Speech Sound Cue Cards Freebie

“The dreaded ‘r’.” I hear this phrase almost daily from SLPs – in person, in forums, from my friends, from everybody. Why is ‘r’ so hard? I like to tell parents of the kiddos that I work with that there are SO many variations of ‘r’! If you feel this way, you definitely need to […]

read the post

Articulation, Reviews

R Made Simple Review and Giveaway

I’ll admit it… I don’t do very much articulation therapy! Gasp! I’d say articulation is about 5-10% of my caseload at a given time, and I don’t do drill anything too, too often. However, when I do it, I love games! They make articulation therapy grab and go AND motivating! I often found myself relying […]

read the post

Therapy Ideas

Best Speech Therapy Games for Drill by Age

Here is another versatile, deck of cards with articulation words for K and G. They include pictures so you can use them with readers AND nonreaders!   You can see sample cards below: If this looks like something you could use in your speech room, you can find it here in my TpT Store. If […]

read the post

Articulation

Articulation Deck of Cards for K & G

Hopefully you all saw my last post about the deck of cards for S & Z. If not, check it out here! I’ve done the same thing, for L in all positions. You can see sample cards below: I love using these for War, although games like Memory, Go Fish, or anything you can play […]

read the post

Articulation

Articulation Deck of Cards for L

If you find this post helpful, I’d love for you to follow my TpT store! Click here to follow me! It’ll help you find out about new product releases and sales in my store! **Warning: This is a LONG post! When I originally wrote this blog post, I was a poor, poor graduate student who […]

read the post

Articulation, Freebies, Materials

My Favorite FREE TpT Downloads

PLEASE READ: THIS FREEBIE IS CURRENTLY ONLY AVAILABLE IF YOU SIGN UP FOR MY NEWSLETTER. PLEASE SIGN UP AT THE LINK BELOW: http://bit.ly/NewsletterSpeechyMusings ENJOY! I’ve uploaded a follow up to my first Book Lists by Speech Sounds document! It was after many requests for books for /r/ and blends! It contains…. 2 pages (12 books) for […]

read the post

Articulation, Freebies, Materials

Book Lists for Later Developing Speech Sounds Freebie

PLEASE READ: THIS FREEBIE IS CURRENTLY ONLY AVAILABLE IF YOU SIGN UP FOR MY NEWSLETTER. PLEASE SIGN UP AT THIS LINK.   ENJOY! I know I said I’d be traveling, but I just couldn’t wait! I LOVE looking at children’s books and coming up with creative ways to use them in therapy. Parents have also […]

read the post

Articulation, Freebies, Materials

Books by Speech Sound Handouts Freebie

a good system shortens the road to the goal.

- orlson marden