The Effects Of Screen-Time On Children

The Effects Of Screen-Time On Children

The Effects Of Screen-Time On Speech And Language Development Children have several speech and language milestones as they grow. Ages 2-5 are crucial for building vocabulary, learning social behaviours, promoting early literacy skills, and developing healthy communication patterns. Nowadays, due to the busy schedule of parents, children use gadgets often, up to three to four …

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Fun Movement Activities for Speech Development

Fun Movement Activities for Speech Development speech development activities, Motor movements including moving, crawling, sitting, standing are crucial parts of a child’s development. These skills help a child to explore his environment. This variety of movements in a child’s environment will help to grow.   The American Academy of Pediatrics, 2007, explains, play is the “work …

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Teaching Turn Taking and Imitation for Communication

Teaching Turn Taking and Imitation for Communication

Teaching Turn Taking and Imitation for Communication Did you know, children can learn to have conversations even before they talk! One of the key features of communication is taking turns. Just as we hit a ball back and forth when playing tennis, we use the same kinds of ‘turns’ when we communicate. You can work …

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Speech Development Activities for Siblings

Speech Development Activities for Siblings

Speech Development Activities for Siblings Language is an additive process which is built on a period from scratch by trial-and-error method and gradually from the role of environment. It involves facilitating and shaping the behavior from time to time till it reaches to an adult pattern language . Learning language is a cerebral function. It …

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Screen Time For Infants and Toddlers

Screen Time For Infants and Toddlers It might be a common sight to find mothers feeding their babies in front of television once the baby learns to sit. And if the baby is hyperactive and is always on his feet, the necessity of keeping the kid sit at a place to finish his meal is …

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Learning To Talk With Sensory Books

Learning To Talk With Sensory Books When it comes to promoting speech development in children, multisensory stimulation works wonderfully. These days multi-sensory books are very popular among parents and Speech Therapists alike. Be it pop up books, sliding books, touch and feel books,  sound books, game books or digital books, all serve as fantastic tools …

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The Magical World of Bubbles

The Magical World of Bubbles

The Magical World of Bubbles Bubbles are magic! Yes, they truly are.. For kids and even for the little kid hiding inside an adult. Bubble fun is my favourite activity in speech therapy sessions. You can do so much with these little popping blobs.. Be it with infants, toddlers, preschoolers or even little older children, the …

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