Speech Communication for Children Pack
$127.23 ex GST
Children often take a variety of hearing impairments and speech disorders to school with limited resources available to help them overcome and/or manage these disorders.
Accordingly we have created our Speech Communication Pack for Children, which is comprised of fun and engaging remedial resources.
The pack listed below includes educational story books to help children learn about sign language, interpreters, speech therapy and hearing impairments, other students will be able to also identify why their peer may be treated differently and begin to empathise with them.
The Speech Communication for Children Pack includes:
Taking Hearing Impairments to School – This beautifully illustrated and fun-to-read storybook tells the story of Jacob, a kid living with a hearing impairment. Through Jacob’s story, readers learn about sign language, interpreters, hearing aids and speech therapy for kids with hearing impairments. When read aloud, other children can start to identify why a peer with a hearing impairment may be treated differently and begin to empathise with the peer. In addition, children with a hearing impairment or children who have conditions that set them apart as being different begin to feel accepted and safe. Book includes a Kid Quiz to reinforce new information and Ten Tips for Teachers to provide additional facts and ideas for teacher use. 32 pages, softcover.
Taking Speech Disorders to School – This beautifully illustrated and fun-to-read storybook tells the story of Michael, a kid living with a speech disorder. Michael’s story helps kids understand the cause and effects of his disorder and how speech therapy helps him communicate more clearly. In addition, children with a speech disorder or children who have conditions that set them apart as being different begin to feel accepted and safe. Book includes a Kid Quiz to reinforce new information and Ten Tips for Teachers to provide additional facts and ideas for teacher use. 32-pages, softcover.
Building Blocks for Communication – This practical book provides school staff with lots of LEGO activities to use with children of all ages (5-16) to improve communication skills. Whether it is whole class doing group building activities to encourage collaborative working or paired work to target specific communication difficulties, this book is packed full of engaging, fun activities to suit all ages and abilities. LEGO never fails to entertain. Designed to look like play, each activity is structured to target the development of particular skills needed for successful learners, including many that focus on basic literacy and numeracy vocabulary.