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                                          Speech Language Support Services
                                                       2019-2020
                                                   Mrs. Alexcia Wheeler
                                           Speech Language Pathologist
                                                       MA. CCC-SLP
                                            awheeler@cdschools.org
     
     
     
      

     

     

     

    Speech/Language Therapy in the school focuses on:

    • Increasing expressive and receptive language skills
    • Increasing vocabulary skills
    • Improving articulation skills
    • Improving fluency/stuttering
    • Improving and increasing pragmatic (social) language skills
    • Improving grammar and syntax

    If you have questions regarding your child's speech and language development:

    • Please contact me or your child's classroom teacher
    • A referral form will be completed followed by a speech/language screening
    • Parents will be contacted to discuss the results

    If your child currently receives Speech/Language Support:

    • Your child will bring home a homework folder with a welcome letter and cycle day and time of therapy.   
    • Homework:  Continued practice of speech/language skills is extremely important for your child's progress in his/her speech/language program. 
      • Homework packets and suggested activities will be provided.
      • Please be sure to sign the monthly calendar each day your child practices his/her speech skills! 
    • Parent involvement is welcomed and a valuable part of your child's progress! 
      • We are a team, working together to improve your child's speech/language skills. 
      • Please contact me via email or phone with any questions, comments, or concerns
    • Meetings to update/review your child's IEP are held annually
      • You will be contacted during the school year to set up a meeting

    Links

    For more information, click on the links below.  The links will take you to a Word document.

     

     

    Activities to Promote Speech and Language Skills

     

     

Last Modified on August 15, 2019