Category Archives: Apps

Speech Therapy For Apraxia, NACD Home Speech Therapist App Review

Apraxia therapy can be challenging as it requires frequent and intensive treatment, involving repetition of sounds and syllables in a systematic approach. As therapists, we need to be creative to make the process of practice fun. With toddlers and preschoolers, … Continue reading

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Great Apps For Speech Therapy: Rainbow Sentences by Mobile Education Store

I want to share my latest experience with another outstanding app from Mobile Education Store, “Rainbow Sentences,” designed to help students create grammatically correct sentences using color coded cues.  You can select the settings to give your students the highest … Continue reading

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ConversationBuilder App Review and Giveaway!

I have come to rely on Mobile Education Store’s apps for fantastic, engaging apps that go deep in skill areas for speech and language therapy sessions. My latest app to review, ConversationBuilder helps elementary aged students learn the art of … Continue reading

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Preposition Builder App for Speech Therapy Fun

This is my first review of an app by Mobile Education Store and I’m “apply” impressed!  Kids liked this app so much with its clever engaging cartoon illustrations that I was able to use it to teach and reinforce prepositions as … Continue reading

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PicCollage Free App for Speech Therapy

I really enjoy learning from my students. One of the activities I do with my 9 year-old friend working on /s/ carryover is to have her explain her favorite apps. Well today she shared “PicCollage” with me and showed me … Continue reading

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Dr. Panda, Teach Me! App Review for Speech Language Therapy

I know you will enjoy this guest post by Katie Kelley, SLP at  peachyspeech.com. Katie’s depth of knowledge on speech therapy apps contributes to her valuable recommendations. Here she is reviewing “Dr. Panda, Teach Me!” which is designed for typically … Continue reading

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New App Helps Cognitively Impaired Make Phone Calls

Today’s guest blogger is Ashley Alliano, a  speech language pathology graduate student at Seton Hall University, who has developed the app, Unus Tactus, designed to help cognitively impaired individuals easily use cell phones. Although I don’t work with a population to … Continue reading

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The SLP Toolbelt, I Got an iPad…Now What?

I know you will enjoy this guest post by Katie Kelley, SLP at  peachyspeech.com. Katie’s depth of knowledge on speech therapy apps contributes to her valuable recommendations. I work in a school district where very few SLPs have access to … Continue reading

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Draw And Tell App For Speech Therapy

“Draw & Tell” by Duck Duck Moose is a wonderful tool for speech therapy. First you select your background paper from colors, stripes, polka dots, checkers and more. Tap the paint brush to choose your medium–stickers, dots, paint, colored pencil … Continue reading

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Best Speech Therapy Apps, Articulate It! by Smarty Ears

As speech pathologists we are always looking for new tools to add to our bag and certainly the iPad has become a favorite for all of us, including the kids! Sifting through the thousands of apps takes time but is … Continue reading

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