Pediatric Physical, Speech, and Occupational Therapists Inspiring Play

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Lion in my Way | Language Fun for the Whole Family

Lion in my Way | Language Fun for the Whole Family

Looking for a game that’s fun for the whole family? You’ll love Lion in My Way from @eeboopieceandlove. This collaborative (and silly!) game encourages little ones to let their imagination and creativity run wild as they determine which tools will help them overcome various obstacles.…

Pre-Literacy Skills in Preschool: Where to Start

Pre-Literacy Skills in Preschool: Where to Start

Set your little one up for reading success by building a strong foundation of pre-literacy skills in the preschool years! We all know that children need to know the alphabet and have exposure to letters from a young age, but it’s also SO important for…

Speech Sound Sensory Bin |Practicing Pre-Literacy Skills

Speech Sound Sensory Bin |Practicing Pre-Literacy Skills

Has your child been showing interest in learning about letters and the sounds they make? Consider making a Speech Sound Sensory Bin! We took some of our favorite mini objects from Speech Tree Co and froze them in a mini muffin pan. We practiced breaking…

Speech Tree Co | Toys We Love

Speech Tree Co | Toys We Love

Looking for a fun way for your kiddo to learn about and play with speech sounds? Check out these mini objects from Speech Tree Co. We love that this set is organized by sound, making it ideal for practicing skills like identifying the first sound…

Alphabet Bean Bag Hopscotch: Pre-Literacy and Movement!

Alphabet Bean Bag Hopscotch: Pre-Literacy and Movement!

Is your child starting to show interest in the alphabet? A great way to keep letter learning fun is by incorporating a movement activity! Here, Coco is playing hopscotch while matching Alphabet Bean Bags, by Educational Insights, to written chalk letters. Walk Tip: When starting…

Bjorem Speech Sound Cues

Bjorem Speech Sound Cues

Our All-Star product for September is the Bjorem Speech Sound Cues from @bjoremspeech. These cards are a must-have in the speech therapy world, but they aren’t just for therapists! By giving speech sounds a memorable “name” and an adorable visual, they are the perfect way…

Speech and Language Opportunities | The Beach

Speech and Language Opportunities | The Beach

Speech and language opportunities are everywhere! You can easily promote your child’s language development during ANY activity by: introducing new vocabulary and concepts, asking open-ended questions, and modeling expanded sentences.  Here, Kaylee and her family got chatty while they played in the sand 🏖 One…

Camp Crafts for Preschoolers

Camp Crafts for Preschoolers

We love camp crafts, yes we do! We love camp crafts, how ‘bout you? WTP is bringing you a throwback summer with our top five favorite camp crafts for preschoolers.  Did you grow up going to camp? I went to camp every summer. They are…