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Buddy Activity

The Lions partnered up with the 4th grade for some Valentine’s Day fun! The Lions engaged in rich conversations with their buddies- an indicator of… 36 more words

Universal Pre-Kindergarten

Article Review - "Cross-Language Speech Perception"

I wanted to talk about a really cool article that I first read in grad school about infant language development. Although this article was published in 1984, it’s from a classic series of experiments, and is very relevant to T at his current age (8.5 months). 1,753 more words

Article Review

My Daughter is Talking and It's Awesome

Bumbi started speech therapy shortly after her first birthday. Her lack of communication skills such as pointing, eye contact, responding to her name, etc had caused enough concern that we thought we should get her tested and sure enough she was delayed in language and more. 624 more words

Parenting

A Re-blog

I find this author’s take on games rather interesting.  I’ve already lost a game of go-fish today, so maybe I play the same.  Our kiddos do need a morale boost whenever they can get it.   46 more words

Language Development

Article Review - Literacy Skills In Children With Cochlear Implants

Language skills are important for learning to read. Since children with hearing loss are at a higher risk for developing language delays, it makes sense that children with hearing loss might also be at risk for developing delays in reading skills.  1,018 more words

Article Review