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Visual Schedule

In grad school we did our school placements. I was lucky enough to have an amazing supervisor who was willing to teach me everything she knew and more. Plus, I had a pretty eclectic caseload that kept me learning. One of the most important lessons was how powerful and reinforcing a visual schedule can be.

Now, in my own classroom I'm utilizing her techniques - and they work! Of course! I have a little boy who needed some visual support to help with the structure of speech. I tried charts, I tried signs, I tried rehearsing. I thought he might be too young to use the visual schedule - until I tried it. He rocked in speech with the schedule! He loved checking off the items (I laminated it and he uses a dry erase marker) and seeing when we would play a game. It was a great success!!

I created this schedule just to use in my room, buttttttttttt I'm going to share it. After posting it on instagram (@practicallyspeeching) and having a lot of requests for it, I figured, why not? You can find it HERE as a google doc. These are images I found on google, and some creative powerpoint adjusting! Enjoy :)

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