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November 27, 2016

Cyber Monday TPT Sale

I hope everyone had a nice and relaxing Thanksgiving break with their family and friends. I definitely enjoyed the time off with my family. 

I'm linking up with Short and Sweet Speech and other SLPs for a TPT Cyber Sale Linky Party! I'm looking forward to checking out some great products to get me through the new year. 

Here are a few new things you can find in my store.

My game boards are also offered in a Growing Bundle. Here is what one of my buyers said about my Game Boards for Increasing Utterances Growing Bundle. 

"This is an AWEsome resource for targeting basic concepts (colors, prepositions), grammar structures (verbs, pronouns), and increasing sentence length for preschoolers and children with apraxia. I simply love it and can't wait for future editions!"

Now check out some of the fantastic products that I have found from my SLP friends!

I hope you have a wonderful holiday season! Continue the hop with Short and Sweet Speech!

October 15, 2016

Ghost Talk Blog Hop

Welcome to our Ghost Talk Blog Hop! My lovely SLP Blogger/TPT  friends wanted to give you all some goodies! The Pedi Speechie came up with a cute story called The Ghost That Wasn't Spooky and we all added companion activities to go along with the stories!

Your students will get a lot of practice with prepositions when they make their Where is the Not So Spooky Ghost and His Friends booklet.

You will also find some coloring activities to practice receptive skills of prepositional concepts. 

Click Here to grab my Positional Concepts Freebie to go with the story companion. Next, hop on over to Speechasaurus to pick up your next goodie!

July 31, 2016

Back to School Linky Party

Welcome Back to School!

I can't believe I'm already saying this because I'm still working summer school! I hope you all are ready to find some good deals for this TPT Back to School Sale!

SLPs, I have just what you need to get started this new school year with my Back to School Bundle.

In this bundle you will get my Editable Planner/Binder Covers for SLPs and Special Education Teachers. You'll receive over 111 pages of editable binder covers, calendars, and organizational forms. You will also receive Individualized I CAN S.M.A.R.T Goal NotebooksThis I Can S.M.A.R.T. Goal Notebook allows students to help in the process of building their S.M.A.R.T. goals for the class. Students will enjoy coloring and designing each one of their pages. Lastly, you'll receive my Editable Speech Therapy Awards and Diplomas

Listed below are other products I will be adding to my own cart! I can't wait to go shopping!

I'm looking forward to using this new Kindergarten Speech and Language Screening from Sparkle SLP. This screening tool includes sections to screen WH questions, receptive and expressive vocabulary, grammar/syntax, articulation, along with a speech/language sample.

Non-Fiction Endangered Animals by The Speech Owl is an incredible product that addresses reading comprehension, listening comprehension, vocabulary, context clues, research, informational text writing, main idea and details, summarizing, comparing and contrasting information, and more!

I'm always in need of social skill activities. Speechasaurus has a great new product called Social Problem Solving at School Journal and Game. This product provides students with a six step social problem solving strategy that they can use to solve any problem they encounter during the school day! 

The Speech Attic will have you covered with her incredible Articulation Kits: Early Sounds. There are tons of interactive activities and worksheets to get your students excited about working on their speech sounds. 

I will be working with more preschoolers this school year, so I'm super excited to get The Pedi Speechie's Preschool Print & Go Language Unit. This zoo themed speech therapy unit 
targets receptive and expressive language, phonological awareness, and articulation!

SLP Talk with Desiree has a fabulous new product called Articulation Sticks Growing Bundle. My students will have so much fun with these!

I hope you all have a great 2016-2017 school year! 

Make sure to head back to Speech Room News to see what other TPT sellers have in their carts! Don't forget to use the Promo Code: Best Year to receive up to 28% off your purchase.

June 20, 2016

Smarty Ears-The Test of Articulation and Phonology (iTap) App Review

 Smarty Ears came out with an AMAZING new assessment app called The Test of Articulation and Phonology (iTap)! This app assesses and analyzes a child's speech errors in both articulation and phonology. This would be a great assessment tool for the SLP on the GO! No heavy assessment bag or protocols needed! I used this app strictly for progress monitoring. It allowed me to see the growth my student made, and what new goals needed to be added.

As you can see in the screenshot above, adding new students does not take a lot of time.


One great feature, is that all of the photos used in this app are REAL photos. There is an option to record a child's utterance to play back or assess at a later time.

When screening one of my students, I found this note section to be very helpful. It allowed me to report any additional speech distortions, dysfluencies, or atypical vocal qualities noted in my student's speech.

Once completed, a detailed report of my student's speech errors was generated to review and share/email.  Overall, I found this app to be a great progress monitoring tool to have!
You can read more about The Test of Articulation and Phonology (iTap) here.

May 3, 2016

Speechy Appreciation Sale Blog Linky

I can't believe we are already finishing up another school year! I guess the busier you are, the faster the days go by! Luckily, TPT is having a sale and I can stock up on some items to help get me through the rest of this school year! I have linked up with The Frenzied SLP Group to share some of my items that will be on sale and items from sellers that are currently on my wish list!
My newest product has been a major hit in my classroom. My students are having so much fun working on their speech goals while creating and spinning their own target pinwheels.
Spin a Pinwheel Bundle includes: Spin a Pinwheel Articulation and Spin a Pinwheel Language
Spin a Pinwheel for Articulation includes pinwheels for initial and final sounds.

Spin a Pinwheel for Language includes receptive and expressive language goals: identifying and naming colors, shapes, categories, making comparisons, describing nouns, antonyms, synonyms,
multiple meaning words, and answering WH questions.

Word Sentence Scramble (48 cards)-Students will rearrange the scrambled sentence to form a complete sentence and write their answers down on the recording sheet provided. Your students will enjoy checking their work by scanning the QR code on each task card.
3 Word Sentence Scramble,
4 Word Sentence Scramble,
5 Word Sentence Scramble,
6 Word Sentence Scramble

Fix-It 180 cards!–students must edit the sentences to make them grammatically correct.
Fix It-Is/Are,
Fix It-Negatives,
Fix-It Present Tense Verbs
Fix-it Regular Plurals
Fix-it Irregular Plurals
Fix-It Regular Past Tense Verbs
Fix-It Irregular Past Tense Verbs
Fix-It Pronouns
Fix-It Possessive Pronouns

I'm looking forward to taking advantage of TPT's Big Sale! It is time to clean up my wish list and start adding them to my cart! :) Here are a few things that I currently have on my wish list!
For those that know me, I like to find the positive in every situation. I'm so excited to about Speech to the Core's newest product on Growth Mindset. I'm anxious to help my students understand and learn the difference between fixed and growth mindset! I know this product will be a valuable resource to not only myself, but each one of my students!
The Pedi Speechie is going to take the stress off the transition of coming back from summer vacation and back into therapy so much easier. This September "Speech Group" for Expressive and Receptive Language Lessons is filled with fun lessons and crafts that will keep everyone happy about coming back to school! :)
Speechasaurus knows how to get therapists and their students moving with her Yoga Activities for Speech and Language! I know my students are going to love getting up from their seats and doing  yoga while still targeting their goals!
My students are having Field Day at our school this week. I know they will want to keep the summer themed activities coming! The Speech Attic's Water Balloon Fight Interactive Articulation Activity will definitely do the trick!
I love the idea of getting the whole family together in the kitchen! Creative Speech Lab is so CREATIVE! She has found an engaging way to get kids to address their goals while having fun in the kitchen with their family!
Didn't I tell you I had a lot on my wish list?
My students are always needing materials on inferencing and expanding their vocabulary! I know they will have no problem with working on this concept with SLP Runner's game - Deep Dark Sea for Inferencing and Vocabulary.
Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!
Make sure to checkout with the  code: CELEBRATE
Click Back to The Frenzied SLP to see what other SLPs and Teachers have in their carts!

March 15, 2016

Pot of Gold Craftivity Blog Hop

Thanks for the cute Pot of Gold Craftivity, The Pedi Speechie. I look forward to making them with my students this week!
I hope we are able to add some fun into your therapy sessions this week!
Luckily Lilly is looking for some help from your students. She believes they can help her find the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. They will need to use their phonological skills (identifying beginning sounds, rhyming) to help lead her in the right direction of the pot of gold!
Click on the picture below to grab this freebie!
The Pot of Gold Blog Hop doesn't stop with me! Make sure to hop on over to The Speech Attic's blog to collect another fun free product!
May you find the gold at the end of a rainbow!

January 19, 2016

What's New in Your Store? TPT Sale Linky Party

I'm so excited to be linking up with SLP Runner in this - What's New in your Store? TPT Sale Linky Party! The SLP TPT sellers have been super busy creating some amazing products to help you in your classroom.
Here is what I currently have new in my store!
Take & Go QR Sentence Task Cards make practicing grammar and sentence structure exciting! This product can be great for the SLP or educator on the go, small group practice, independent work and literacy centers. Students love any opportunity to be able to use their electronics in the classroom. A QR reader app will allow them to quickly check their answers by scanning the QR codes on each task card. These task cards are to be used as supplemental practice to grammar lessons being taught by the SLP/Educator. This Growing Bundle currently includes:

Word Sentence Scramble (48 cards)-Students will rearrange the scrambled sentence to form a complete sentence and write their answers down on the recording sheet provided. Your students will enjoy checking their work by scanning the QR code on each task card.
3 Word Sentence Scramble,
4 Word Sentence Scramble,
5 Word Sentence Scramble,
6 Word Sentence Scramble

Fix-It (currently 100 cards-80 more cards will be added to this bundle)–students must edit the sentences to make them grammatically correct.
Fix It-Is/Are,
Fix It-Negatives,
Fix-It Present Tense Verbs
Fix-it Regular Plurals
Fix-it Irregular Plurals

Coming Soon to this bundle are
Fix-It Regular/Irregular Past Tense Verbs, Fix-It Pronouns, Fix-It Possessive Pronouns
Celebrate the 100th day of school or practicing articulation all year long by making these fancy articulation necklaces! Each student will have fun practicing their target sound while making their necklace. These necklaces are great for carryover practice. Parents, teachers and peers will want to know more about their new accessory!
 Target initial and final sounds included in this product are – b, d, f, v, g, k, j, l, m, n, p, r, s, t, and ch. A blank necklace template is included for students to draw their own pictures with their target sounds. Each target sound comes with 5 different pictures. Students will say each word 20 times each to get a total of 100 productions!

My whole store will be 28% off!
Here are a few things that I currently have on my wishlist!
The Pedi Speechie has this great product to help students that are working on tone & volume. I don't have many materials that work on this skill.

I currently have Speech Is Sweet's Septemeber's Edition of Apraxia on the Go and my students love the activities! The January Edition looks like a hit, too!

The Speech Attic has a fun new articulation activity in her store that I know my students will love!
Don't forget to go back to SLP Runner's blog to see what other SLPs have new in their stores!