School is out for the week! Most of us are ready for a mental holiday, children and adults alike, but there are fun, fast and easy ways to target communication goals over the course of the next several days. Here are a few free Spring ideas to keep your child engaged while working on speech and language goals:

From A Night Owl Blog:  A Paper Plate Rainbowrainbow plate

Goals to target: Articulation, sequencing, Recalling Information, WH-Questions

What You’ll Need:

  • Scissors
  • Paper plate cut in half
  • Cotton Balls
  • Glue
  • Scissors
  • Staplers
  • Various colors of card stock or construction paper


gardenFrom I Can Teach My Child:  Consonant Digraph Garden

Goals to Target: Articulation, Sequencing, Wh-Questions

What you’ll need:

  • Various colored paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Marker




apple cookiesFrom Rachel Schultz:  Apple Cookies

Goals to Target: Sequencing, Following Directions

What You’ll Need:

  • 1 apple
  • ¼ cup peanut butter
  • ¼ cup almonds, sliced
  • ¼ cup walnuts, chopped
  • ¼ cup shredded coconut
  • ¼ cup chocolate chips

Happy Spring Break!

Seham Ahmed, M.S., CCC-SLP