Toddler Talk: 7 Tips to Increase Language Development

Toddler Talk: 7 Tips to Increase Language Development By Jaimi Bird, M.A., CCC-SLP Your toddler is always learning! They are like a sponge, absorbing everything around them.  As a mom and speech pathologist I want to share a few tips to help your little one build language.  The way you…

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Author Spotlight: Bill Martin Jr.

Author Spotlight: Bill Martin Jr. by: Sarah Sitzmann, M.A., CCC-SLP Looking for fun language and literacy books for your toddler or preschooler? Whether your indoors escaping the heat or outdoors reading books under the tree, adults and children can’t help but enjoy the repetitive text of Bill Martin Jr. books. Bill…

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Author Spotlight:  Eric Carle

Author Spotlight:  Eric Carle by Jaimi Bird, M.A., CCC-SLP Enrich your child’s summer by sharing a favorite author! Do you remember reading Eric Carle books when you were a child?  Eric Carle has been writing and illustrating children’s books since 1967. His books are still captivating for kids today.  Here…

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Grammar: Learning Irregulars

Grammar: Learning Irregulars By Megan Hughes, M.A., CCC-SLP Speech-Language Pathologist “Two deers” “I runned home” Have you ever talked with your child and noticed their sentences sound a bit off? Many kids have difficulty learning irregular plural nouns and irregular past tense verbs on their own. It is great that children…

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