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Angelman Syndrome

December 20, 2021 by txinsights.
Angelman syndrome is a rare neurological disorder. This handout provides helpful information for parents and clinicians to understand what the disorder may look like in children.
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Anatomy of the Speech Mechanism – Cut and Paste Activities

December 20, 2021 by txinsights.
In clinical practice, we often notice children with speech or fluency disorders need support in awareness of the oral structures, especially to help with placement of sounds. This increased awareness may lead to better outcomes and progress.
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Aided Language Stimulation

December 20, 2021 by txinsights.
This handout describes what aided language stimulation is and provides concrete ways to use this method to help children successfully learn how to use their AAC devices.
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Activity Ideas for Turn-Taking and Sharing

December 20, 2021 by txinsights.
Children learn to take turns and share with others through natural experiences such as play and routines. When children have sensory processing difficulties or deficits in social skills, turn-taking and sharing may be more challenging for them, therefore, these skills may need to be taught in a more structured manner. This handout provides caregivers and […]
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Activities To Do with Kids with Hearing Loss

December 20, 2021 by txinsights.
This handout describes various activities to use with children who have some degree of hearing impairment. Designed for therapists, teachers, parents, and caregivers to spark conversation and ideas of how to provide opportunities for leadership, participation, and communication for children who are deaf or hard of hearing.
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Activities Pack: Poodle Draws Doodles

December 20, 2021 by txinsights.
This book activities pack targets literacy skills, including print motivation and awareness, letter knowledge, vocabulary, phonological awareness, and narrative skills. Poodle loves to doodle everywhere – walls, doors, floors, no surface is safe! Poodle is soon in trouble. But could her alfresco drawing skills actually come in useful? This entertaining story for beginner readers has […]
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8 Parts of Speech

December 20, 2021 by txinsights.
8 parts of speech posters: verb, pronoun, noun, conjunction, preposition, adverb, adjective, and article.
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AAC Questionnaire

December 9, 2021 by txinsights.
This questionnaire is designed to assist parents, therapists, and teachers select the most important and meaningful vocabulary for children who are beginning to use an AAC system. This can be a great way to get parents and caregivers to participate in the programming process. 
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AAC Mini Simple Communication Board for Kids

December 9, 2021 by txinsights.
This handout is designed for speech-language pathologists working with kids on verbal and non-verbal communication using AAC. The simple board includes 18 icons for basic words as well as suggestions for how to incorporate the board into structured therapy sessions.
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/sh/ and /ch/ Sound Production Visual

December 9, 2021 by txinsights.
This visual addresses articulation of /sh/ and /ch/ sounds. Includes practical verbal cues to help children produce these two sounds.
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