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“Lexis is the core or heart of language”, wrote Michael Lewis  (Lewis, 1993, p. 89). Yes, but which lexis?  Given the hundreds of thousands of words that there are, which ones should we be teaching soonest? 1,252 more words

English Language Teaching

Core Vocabulary & Communication

     Augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) includes all forms of communication (other than oral speech) that are used to express thoughts, needs, wants, and ideas. We all use AAC when we make facial expressions or gestures, use symbols or pictures, or write. 3,084 more words

Autism

Something Brand New

Check out our iESLp App Youtube Channel!!  For easy use, CLICK HERE and sign up to the channel.  We will use this channel for the video’s that we post on Facebook or our website.   20 more words

Speech-language

Peppa Pig: Go Ahead and Let Your Kids Watch!

One of the special things about having grandchildren is that when you’ve had enough of them, you can give ’em back to their parents. There’s a certain amount of schadenfreude to be reveled in with this, particularly if you had some challenges bringing up your kids in the first place. 1,610 more words

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