Are you working with a client who is in the early stages of communication development? Not sure where to start? This month’s “Tip of the Month” is all about working with emergent communicators. We have put together 12 top tips to help you get started. December Tip of the Month 2013 Emergent Communicators
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Activity boards are a fantastic way to get the most out of communication opportunities for students who are developing their skills using AAC. The vocabulary for activity boards should be selected to match the targeted activity. This can help to focus your student and also help new communication partners feel comfortable.
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Our KiwiChat Days in Northland have been really successful. In Term 2 our theme was animals and pets. You can read more about the activities we got up to on our blog. Here are some of the low-tech resources we used to talk about our activities. Art Activity board Visual Timetable Who wants to be …
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School Holidays are at and end and as a family plenty of photos were taken. Photos are a great motivator to get people talking and telling stories and what better way get kids involved in story writing but to use the photos. Over the years I have used various types of software applications to create books and do story writing activities with Holly. Some of these have been quick and painless, others have been exhaustive but in the end we achieve the end result, she is able to share her story and photos.
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