*NOW EDITABLE! This is a fun activity to do in the early days of school. My students love it and always want to play it more than once. Basically, each student has a mini-bag of M&M’s and, depending on which color they draw out, they tell different things about themselves. Studen
This mega-packet for fluency is 57 pages long. It includes visuals, printables, homework, self-advocacy scenarios, handouts, informal assessment tools, and more!
The speech tools targeted are: slow rate, full breath, pausing, stretchy speech, light contact and easy onset.
This packet helps your stu
First Day of School Stations - Back to School Activity
Using stations on the first day of school sets the tone for the year. Show students that they will be out of their seats, engaged in learning, and collaborating with classmates in your classroom. These six stations, some group t
Book Talk - Oral Language - Reading Comprehension
With a book talk you can lose the traditional book report and still hold your students accountable for their independent reading.
Having your students complete book talks helps them practice their oral speaking skills and allows ot
Are your administrators asking you about your objectives? Are your students wondering why they come to speech and language therapy? Ask no more!
These objective binder pages outline generic speech and language therapy objectives for your sessions. They are meant to be very generic to not violate pri
Is articulation therapy getting a little dry and boring? Check out these articulation menus!
Each page looks like a menu, but the name of the restaurant, the location, and the menu items all contain bombardment of the indicated speech sound. There are 18 menus included!!
Working on initial /s/? Hea
In this hilarious Mustache-themed set of card games, students are challenged in answering and formulating questions. This material includes:
~Question Go-Fish: Students work to match Y/N, Who, What, Where, When, and How questions with their answers. The cards are color and mustache-coordinated to
Who isn't hooked on their smart phones these days? Our students are communicating with text messages now more than ever! Let's use it to our advantage!
I created this product to have a high interest, relevant and real-world language activity for my students. These short text message conversations a
These stems are used in the math block when students are explaining, justifying, and critiquing other students' math problem solving work. Students use them to help formulate conversations about math concepts while looking at other students' strategies.
These questioning stems are aligned with the
Minute to Win it: Articulation from Speech Room News, Jenna Rayburn, MA, CCC-SLP is the perfect speech therapy activity if you need to get your kids up and moving.
The document has 11 different challenges based on the show Minute to Win it. Each challenge describes an activity that must be complete
Drama Circle Bundle
In this zipped resource, I have bundled together 6 of my popular any-day Drama Circles. I have also included my Free Fairy Tales drama circle for a total of 7 drama circle activities.
Drama Circles have a similar format to the "I Have / Who Has" game. They are a fun, any day ac
UPDATED 1/15/17: This product now includes 44 questions instead of 28. I have also added cut lines based on a buyer's suggestion!! You can simply re-download if you already own this product!
At the end of the day I gather my students in a circle on the carpet for our closing circle.
This is a comprehensive 10-week summer homework program for articulation, language, pragmatic language, and fluency students.
2 full-color and 2 black & white calendars, spanning 5-weeks each, with daily activities and tracking for articulation skills.
2 full-color and 2 black &
Articulation sessions will be exploding with fun when you use this classic battle boats game infused with articulation practice. Students play by the classic Battleship rules to give coordinates but use speech words instead of numbers and letters.
Included in this material:
Classroom Book Clubs: Literature Circles Made Easy (Single Classroom License) is a slidecast video series plus printables package that describes a fun and effective method for using Literature Circles in your classroom, a method that does not involve Literature Circle roles. I created this step-by-st
This packet uses a "tool" theme to help students achieve fluency. They think of their strategies as speech tools to help facilitate smooth speech. This packet addresses many aspects of fluency including fluency enhancing behaviors, stuttering modification, types of disfluency, relaxation, pacing, s
Who doesn't love a good discussion?
Use these activities to get your students talking and thinking! These are perfect for morning meetings, classroom parties, and holiday celebrations.
Included in this unit
✔Jenga Talk instructions
✔Mystery Talk instructions
✔game questions for Mys
Due to popular request, the rubrics are now EDITABLE! Instructions for editing can be found inside the packet. ****Must have PowerPoint to use the editable rubrics.****
Rubrics are an efficient way to track and score goals
Articulation Blocks an UN-stacking Game
I love playing stacking blocks (such as Tumbling Towers or JengaTM) in therapy but my students often got frustrated with how easy it is to knock over (and some of my students would knock it over or bump the table on purpose). I wanted to figur
Thanksgiving - Thanksgiving Drama Circle
This drama activity with a Thanksgiving Dinner theme has a similar format to the "I Have / Who Has" game. This is a fun activity that can be used for drama activities, morning meetings, cooperative learning activities, listening skills, etc. There are 40 ca
Not only is this resource no prep, but it is also able to be used for more than just articulation practice! A long list of sounds are targeted by the stories in this product, and there are a wealth of skills and concepts targeted, such as summarizing, sequencing, WH- questions, and more!
Get your students talking with this Accountable Talk resource!
Accountable Talk is focused, collaborative talk meant to deepen and extend students’ thinking about a topic. Students respond to and further develop what other students have said. The more they talk, the more the learn!
There are many
Drama Circle - Winter Drama Circle
This drama activity with a Winter / snow day theme has a similar format to the "I Have / Who Has" game. This is a fun activity that can be used for drama activities, morning meetings, cooperative learning activities, listening skills, etc. There are 40 cards, tha
Drama Circle - A Fairy Tale Drama Circle
This free drama activity with a Fairy Tale theme has a similar format to the "I Have / Who Has" game. This is a fun activity cooperative learning activity to practice drama, listening, or oral language skills. There are 32 cards, that follow in a sequence,
Support discussion skills among your students. We use these booklets and posters every day for Socratic seminars, literature circle book clubs, group project planning work, or classroom debate.
Bright cheerful posters of the five conversational skills required of students for 21st century learning:
Idioms in Context. Students read through the paragraphs and then mark the correct definition of the idiom. The paragraphs should give the students enough context to help them figure out the definition. Three pages are included.
Included are 9 differentiated weekend journals for all special education students in your classroom, from symbol readers to advanced writers.
This is the perfect life skill activity to get your students discussing their weekends and asking questions to each other.
This activity works on social ski
Greek Mythology - Greek Myths Drama Circle
This drama circle activity with a Greek mythology theme has a similar format to the "I Have / Who Has" game. This is a fun any day activity that can be used for drama activities, while studying Greek mythology, morning meetings, oral language activities, c
A 1-page matrix to corresponding Common Core standards for grades K-12 in the areas of:
Comprehension, WH questions
This awesome bundle focuses on articulation of 23 speech sounds: B/P*, M, W, Y, N, H, F/V*, T/D*, K/G*, L, NG, TH, R, CH, J, SH, ZH, S/Z*. *Condensed onto same page.
Each handout includes placement cues, troubleshooting tips, and ideas for next steps specific to the target speech sound(s). Two versi
This activity includes 39 pairs of cards to target final consonant deletion. Each pair includes the word and a picture to go with the word.
Some examples include:
Bee and Beach
Bow and Boat
Weigh and Wake
Pie and Pipe
Who hasn't heard the classic poem "A Visit from St. Nicholas" by Clement C. Moore?
This fun and interactive activity will have your students begging to play again and again as they try to beat their best time by reading fluently and more quickly each time.
The poem has been divided into 28 cards in
UPDATED: 7/20/2014 Now includes kid friendly language on an expanded cartoon, new click-able links for references, updated pages, voice journal, and more.
Targets: Voice Therapy Techniques, specific to vocal nodules (Yawn-Sigh, Resonant Voice Therapy). Others are mentioned as well!
This packet offers a full year worth of notes, letters, and messages for teachers to parents. This printable offers fully customizable templates which allow you to modify and create your own unique letters. The letters also have graphics and clip art that correspond with the notices as well as unique
Turn your students into storytellers with the help of this product! The way this product is designed makes it useful in mixed groups for speech and language therapy, and your students will have a blast creating fun, imaginative stories. Plus, they'll work on skills like articulation, fluency, and mor
The Stuttering Toolbox is intended to be used as a visual for students who are working on stuttering in speech therapy. The Stuttering Toolbox provides students with helpful visual strategy reminders and a way to conceptualize all of their fluency strategies.
The strategies included in this packet f
The Trial of SpongeBob SquarePants is a fun activity to help students practice using logical evidence and reason (logos) in persuasive writing and speech.
The Common Core State Standards for seventh, eighth, and ninth grades mention the word "evidence" nearly twenty times! But one of the things my s
Emoji smiley faces clip art showing different emotions. A 52 piece high quality set of hand rendered clip art containing a huge variety of different smiley face emoji emoticons!
These emojis would be perfect for grabbing the attention of your kids in teaching resources, bulletin boards, posters, cer
Incorporate your student interests to increase engagement! This cell phone themed packet is a fun way to target conversational skills including topic maintenance, making comments, asking questions, safety, and initiation. This 19-page packet contains the following:
•95 text message cards
•1 sorting v
Superhero Drama Circle
This drama circle activity with a Superhero theme has a similar format to the "I Have / Who Has" game. This is a fun any day activity that can be used for drama activities, morning meetings, oral language activities, reading fluency practice, cooperative learning activities,
Includes supporting documents for the objective binder! Have something specific you want? E-mail me (email@example.com) your objectives with examples and we can work together to add more (for FREE).
This is a compressed .zip file and it includes the companion for purple, green, orange and bla
The Candy Land Fluency cards include games for education, desensitization and fluency practice. Included 4 games are: Fluency Facts & Myths, Practicing Goofy Speech, Fluency in Words, and Fluency in Phrases. The document is 42 pages long.
Each game includes a cover sheet (perfect for placing i
This product contains 133 slides in a Powerpoint format. This means no prep work, printing, laminating, or cutting for you!! Each answer on this Powerpoint also links to a feedback page letting your students know if they got the answer correct or incorrect!
It covers 5 topics related to social skill
Do you ever find yourself wishing you had more of a variety of articulation targets?
Do you wish that your articulation students could participate more in your themed units or when reading book companion packets?
Do you wish you had more relatable targets for push-in services?
Do you wish you had mor
Developed by Jenna Rayburn, MA, CCC-SLP of Speech Room News
The download is 71 pages in length and includes articulation game for the sounds R, S, S blends, and TH. I also included blank penguin cards in case you need to make another sound.
The pack includes 189 /r/ and /r/ blends, 81 /th/ cards,
This is a HUGE packet that contains materials to start your school year off right! It's 83 pages and contains over 15 activities!
•Back to School Bingo
•Back to School Barrier Game
•Back to School Board Games
•Back to School Do-a-Dot Sheets
•Get to Know You Question Cards
•Black and White
This is the sign-up poster to display in your classroom for the students to sign up on when they are ready to read their chosen poem in front of the class on Fridays. Students read their poem into a microphone while sitting on a bar stool in front of the class. We treat it like a "Poetry Toast" eac
There was an Old Lady.... Universal ARTICULATION Companion: Elementary. The Old Lady Book Companion packets are some of my best selling materials. Some of your feedback has asked for articulation activities. I decided the best way to accomplish this without significantly increasing every packet woul
Drama Circle - Very Bad Day
This drama activity with a Very Bad Day theme has a similar format to the "I Have / Who Has" game. This is a fun any day activity that can be used for drama activities, morning meetings, oral language activities, reading fluency practice, cooperative learning activities,
Fluency Blocks an UN-stacking Game
A stuttering therapy game
I love playing stacking blocks (such as Tumbling Towers or JengaTM) in therapy but my students often got frustrated with how easy it is to knock over (and some of my students would knock it over or bump the table on purpos