Kids Love a Counter in Articulation Speech Therapy

lego booksI have enjoyed  using the free counting app, TxTools, in articulation therapy this week. It is especially effective with 5-8 year-old boys, HA! A little competitive I guess. We are at the reading level with a second grader working on /s/ so I got out my lego books and he started to read. I would tap the “right” and “wrong” buttons for each /s/ he produced. He would read a few lines and then check to see if his percentage went up or down. It
TxTools counterwas very motivating and he enjoyed it for almost an hour. Whenever we can get an activity that kids love to do, while working on their goals, we have a hit.

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