Craft of the Week: First Day of Spring, Lion and Lamb

In Like a Lion, Out Like a Lamb Summary This video is a step-by-step guide to creating a lion and a lamb from construction paper.  Verbal cues/instructions are included. Materials   Glue stick 1 white circle 1 lamb face 2 lamb ears 1 orange circle 1 lion face Video: Note: This video may not workContinue reading “Craft of the Week: First Day of Spring, Lion and Lamb”

Craft of the Week: Basketball Hoop

Craft of the Week: Basketball Hoop for March Madness Summary This video is a step-by-step guide to creating a basketball hoop from construction paper.  Verbal cues/instructions are included. Materials Basketball Hoop Template Glue stick ½ white piece of paper 1 brown rectangle 1 blue square 1 black and red net 1 orange basketball Video Note:Continue reading “Craft of the Week: Basketball Hoop”

Craft of the Week: Leprechaun Hat

Craft of the week: Leprechaun Hat Summary This video is a step-by-step guide to creating a leprechaun hat from construction paper.  Verbal cues/instructions are included. Materials Leprechaun Hat Template Glue stick 1 green oval 1 black oval 1 green rectangle 1 yellow square Videos Note: This video may not work for every child. It shouldContinue reading “Craft of the Week: Leprechaun Hat”

Craft of the Week: Pot of Gold

Craft of the Week: Pot of Gold Summary This video is a step-by-step guide to creating a pot of gold from construction paper.  Verbal cues/instructions are included. Materials Pot of Gold Template Glue stick 1 black pot 1 green shamrock 5 yellow circles (numbered 1-5) Video: Note: This video may not work for every child.Continue reading “Craft of the Week: Pot of Gold”

How to: Adding a Strap to an iPad case.

My favorite case for an iPad when using it as a communication device is the Otterbox Defender (click here for example). It’s durable, can be cleaned, and has a nice little kickstand so it can be placed up right on a table in front of the user. But it doesn’t have a strap. We canContinue reading “How to: Adding a Strap to an iPad case.”

Craft of the Week: Groundhog Day

Groundhog Summary This video is a step-by-step guide to creating a groundhog from construction paper.  Verbal cues/instructions are included. Note: This video may not work for every child. It should be modified to meet the individual’s needs. Materials Printable Groundhog Craft Template (PDF) Glue stick Green grass 1 brown semicircle 1 brown circle with noseContinue reading “Craft of the Week: Groundhog Day”

Craft of the Week: The Year 2017

Each week I am doing a new craft with my kiddos. I have decided to post them here for you guys as well. There is a PDF, see below, as well as a video. The video is for a few of the kids I work with specifically, so it may not be of use to you,Continue reading “Craft of the Week: The Year 2017”

Craft of the Week: Year of the Rooster

Each week I am doing a new craft with my kiddos. I have decided to post them here for you guys as well. There is a PDF, see below, as well as a video. The video is for a few of the kids I work with specifically, so it may not be of use to you,Continue reading “Craft of the Week: Year of the Rooster”

Raise Bar: Telegraphic vs. Grammatically Simplified Input

The ASHA Leader published a great little article recently about Telegraphic vs. Grammatically Simplified Input. You can find it in its entirety here: When is simplified too…simple? . Briefly, telegraphic speech includes phrases like, See dog.,  More cracker?,  My turn car.,  Daddy push ball., and the like. These phrases are content driven (they use nouns andContinue reading “Raise Bar: Telegraphic vs. Grammatically Simplified Input”

Video Model: Turkey Craft

Making a Turkey Summary This video is a step-by-step guide to creating a turkey from construction paper.  Verbal cues/instructions are included. Note: This video may not work for every child. It should be modified to meet the individual’s needs.   Materials Turkey Craft Materials WORD DOC Turkey Craft Materials PDF Glue stick 1 orange featherContinue reading “Video Model: Turkey Craft”