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New Teaching Cube Games


  Posted on Oct 14, 2013 - 11:22am

Jane Odom, M. Ed, Director of Implementation Resources New games have been posted today to help your child learn to answer questions. Download and print the Question Cube and lesson plan for Clinicians, Educators and Parents. Read a favorite book with your child and then have them roll the question cube and create a sent...


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Unlocking The Door To The Room Of Possibility


  Posted on Oct 8, 2013 - 3:45pm

by Laura Kane This summer my son, Peter, began using LAMP Words for Life on his iPad as his primary means of communication. He is completely nonverbal, and we had tried sign language and the Picture Exchange System, but never progressed beyond simple requests. Just two months after introducing the LAMP app to him, we had...




AAC & The Phone


  Posted on Sep 25, 2013 - 11:27am

By Kim Vuong, PRC Ambassador Kim Vuong For non-disabled people, using the telephone is so easy that they don’t really think much about it. But for those of us with cerebral palsy and other disabilities that impair our ability to speak, communicating over the phone can be a real challenge. That’s true even if we have ...




Emoticons


  Posted on Sep 12, 2013 - 4:14pm

I feel mad Emoticons are symbols used to convey emotional content. You can use these with your AAC device user to play a simple game that helps them learn to express their feelings with their device. Draw simple faces expressing different emotions (or find some art online) Glue the emoticons onto poker chips or cards...


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Did You Know?


  Posted on Sep 4, 2013 - 11:57am

They were in a therapy session, using the book Color from our Stage Two materials for building phrases. It seems the client was very upset because the book did not contain the color ‘pink.’ Learning colors After reviewing the materials, we realized that she was quite right and how dare we not include her favorite co...


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Go Fish For Adjectives


  Posted on Sep 3, 2013 - 1:25pm

Jane Odom, M. Ed, Director of Implementation Resources This week the Language Lab is excited to unveil a new game called Go Fish for Adjectives. Just print out the materials and start playing with your students. Use this game to help your student learn valuable skills such as turn taking and using adjectives. The...


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