Speech and Language

Speech and Language Therapy Services

Jennfier Cies, M. S., CCC-SLP
[email protected]
Conover Road Primary School
Cedar Drive Middle School

Katherine Tappan-Verderosa, Speech/Language Specialist
[email protected]
Conover Road Elementary School
Cedar Drive Middle School
Conover Road Primary School

Colleen Baltz, Speech/Language Specialist
[email protected]
Conover Road Primary School

 

Language is different from Speech

Language is made up of socially shared rules that include the following:

  • What words mean
  • How to make new words
  • How to put words together
  • What word combinations are best in what situations

Speech is the verbal means of communicating. Speech consists of the following:

  • Articulation
  • Voice
  • Fluency

Useful Information

http://www.asha.org/

http://www.njsha.org/

http://www.stutteringhelp.org/

Fun links to explore

There are so many games and websites online to have fun playing! Here are a few to start…

www.starfall.com (letter sounds, stories for all target sounds)

http://www.quia.com/shared/search?category=12416&adv_search=true search for games on this page that include your sound. Which game is your favorite to play? Is there one you can share with a friend?

http://www.gigglepoetry.com Poems to read and create (and of course poems that will make you giggle!!)

http://www.storylineonline.net Listen to fantastic stories read aloud by famous actors. Choose a book to check out from the library…pretend to read it like you are a famous actor. Look for words with your target sound. Can you make a new story using these words

http://bookadventure.com/Home.aspx

http://www.readingrockets.org/

https://www.brainpop.com/

https://www.spellingcity.com/

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