Co-Articulation Tips for Teaching /R/

Oh, the dreaded /r/ sound.  When I first started as a speech therapist, I didn't know where to begin with this sound.  Now 4 years later, I have a lot more elicitation techniques within my arsenal: the KARLA method, the single-word /r/ screener, and of course many methods discussed in Pam Marshalla's Successful R Therapy … Continue reading Co-Articulation Tips for Teaching /R/

8 Engaging Articulation Activities For Teen & Tween Speech Students

When your articulation students are in elementary school, they love any kind of game: Candyland, Shoots & Ladders, Pop the Pig.  One time I even made a phonology game with tongue depressors, a permanent marker, & a plastic cup!  Yet middle & high school students working on articulation & phonological goals are more difficult to … Continue reading 8 Engaging Articulation Activities For Teen & Tween Speech Students