Compound Words are my favourite!

Compound Words are my favourite!

Compound words are my favourite word set to practice phonemic awareness skills of segmentation blending and manipulation.  They also highlight the need for strong language skills so that children can separate the meaning of words into word segments.  So, it’s no...
Literacy Journey

Literacy Journey

My private practice is involved in a fantastic project.  We are working with Prep classrooms and their feeder Preschool classrooms to develop Oral Language and Phonemic Awareness skills for the outcome of increased literacy skills in grade two.  Speech pathologists,...
Let’s talk Boom Cards

Let’s talk Boom Cards

A couple of months ago, I knew only a little about Boom Cards.  They weren’t part of my therapy resource inventory, but they were on my ‘must learn more about that’ list. Then COVID-19 arrived and the learning significantly increased in so many...
Tele therapy – a new journey

Tele therapy – a new journey

Well, it has been an interesting week.  I can’t believe how much new information I have read, processed and developed. Within my private practice, I am in the process of developing our service delivery options for families.  This includes telehealth.  Interestingly I...