With the Fall season upon us, and children settling back into the school routine it is nice to have some fresh ideas on how to incorporate developmental goals into our daily lives. Here are some tips on how to turn everyday events into opportunities for speech and language development.
Before reading, keep in mind a couple things:
- These are just suggestions, some may work well for some families and not others. Do what works for you; remember it is meant to be fun.
- No pressure! If these activities fit well into your life, GREAT! If not, then don’t worry! Enjoy the time you have with your family!
- This article is not intended to be an alternative to professional consultation or clinical recommendation. If you have any concerns with your child’s speech and language development contact your local Speech and Language Pathologist.