Stick People Story Telling

stick people story telling

I’m happy to bring you a guest post from a great Occupational Therapist, Cindy, who blogs at Your Kids OT. Today, she is going to share an adorable & simple activity that can help build fine motor & speech & language skills.  Puppets are a wonderful way to foster your child’s imagination. Puppets encourage storytelling, communication, social skills and language development in play. “Puppetry is the art of bringing inanimate objects alive. Children do this instinctively, when they pick up an action {Read More}

Story Telling Map {FREEBIE}

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It has been AGES since I did a freebie on here, since I have been devoting my time to writing more informational posts. However, I recently had the chance to review the games Tell Tale and Tell Tale Fairy Tales (look our MONDAY for the post all about this cool game) and I found myself wishing I had a VERY simple visual  organization system to help my clients/children tell stories in a more organized fashion. So I whipped up this {Read More}

Improve Story Telling Skills with a Story Champion Chart

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Today I am excited to welcome fellow SLP and Blogger Michelle as a guest poster on Playing With Words 365. She shares with us a pretty awesome (and pretty simple) Story telling Chart that can be used to help little ones tell stories. ENJOY and be sure to head over to Michelle’s blog Speaking Of Kids and check out her other fabulous ideas!  What is a narrative?  Narratives are basically stories.  A child needs to know how to tell stories in {Read More}