Learning Tools (for kids)
If You See a Kitten... Good for preschool or students with apraxia
Childhood apraxia of speech (CAS) is a speech disorder in which the child understands what he is trying to say, but his brain cannot arrange the necessary muscle movements to form the sounds. Infants with apraxia may not babble. Older children may be difficult to understand, and they may have difficulty with complex phrases or …
Apps for apraxia- speech buddies
Music Therapy - Apraxia Boot Camp
Kaufman Speech Praxis Treatment Kit for Children -- product for Childhood Apraxia of Speech, along with Kit II and the Kaufman Praxis Workout Book.
Speech: Motor Speech Disorders: Childhood Apraxia of Speech *** this link works
"Moo Baa La La La" by Sandra Boynton is a big help (& a big hit!) for the kids with apraxia. The humor and repetitiveness of the words & sounds in her stories/books was a great match for my son with apraxia of speech (& more!) Repinned by SOS Inc. Resources @sostherapy.
Tricks to teaching that tricky R sound
Use ping pong balls to teach your active learner sight words. "Throw 'for' to me. Throw 'so' to me."
Turn "Don't Break the Ice" into an educational word game
Whack-a-word! Call out a word and who ever hits it first with the hammer gets to keep it. Could think of lots of applications for this - recognizing sight words, finding rhyming words, learning vocabulary, auditory bombardment for articulation...