WHAT I DO WHEN I COME TO SPEECH
1. Turn in my HOMEWORK!
a. 1 sticker for any homework done this week
b. Homework Heroes ticket for 5 days of homework (yippee!)
2. Get SOUND CARD and start practicing (out loud!) to see what the sound cards are like click HERE
a. Get the sound I am working on this week
b. Put sound card in return box when I am done
a. Update progress chart! (I hope I got better!)
4. PRACTICE, PRACTICE, PRACTICE my speech sounds (that’s why I am here!)
a. I can play a game if I did my homework
b. I cannot play a game if I did not do my homework
c. 5-10 practice sounds/words/sentences = 1 turn at the game
5. REVIEW HOMEWORK for next week (so I know how and what to practice at home)
a. Make sure it is written in my homework tracker
6. WRAP IT UP! It’s almost time to go!
a. Put sound cards back on the wall
b. Update progress charts
c. Push in my chair
d. Go back to class
PUT MY HOMEWORK IN MY BACKPACK so I can practice every day!
The routine is posted where every student can see it and it has pictures to help them remember. It has made my therapy a lot more effective this year. I might have to make some adjustments.
Here's the small handout I made for our speech department meeting.
What are some things that you find effective in your therapy routines?