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Speech-Language Links Archive

Past Issues of 'Speech-Language Links' Newsletter for Teachers of the Deaf in the Central and Southern Regions of New Zealand

Speech/Language Links Issue 1 March 2010

Some guidelines to follow when deciding whether to discontinue testing with the LPT-3

A list of resources available to you for building language processing (semantic) skills

Notes from a book called "The Source for Learning and Memory Strategies" that I read during the holidays

  SL_Links_T1_Mar.pdf
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Issue 2 November 2009

The Language Processing Test - 3

Notes from Seminars

Ideas for including semantic skills into your teaching

Some student jokes

  SL_Links_Nov_09_doc.pdf
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Issue 1 June 2009
  • New Websites
  • Laura Lee reporting
  • Conference news
  • Request for ASP resources
  SL_Links_June_09_pdf.pdf
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Term 2 August 2008
  • Deaf students' language skills
  • Activity Ideas
  • Olympic Games Topics
  • Cool Websites
  SpLinksAug08.pdf
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Issue 1, 2008
  • Laura Lee notes.
  • Information about this years' AAT
  • Activities ideas: how to include semantic skills into your teaching.
  • Cool websites to check out.
  SL_Links_June08.pdf
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Issue 1 2007
  • LanguageProcessing
  • Indicators of a Language Processing Difficulty
  • Resources and Activities to Support Language Processing
  • Home/School Preschool Book
  • Websites
  splinks17.pdf
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Issue 2, 2006
  • Resources ideas - Categories, Idioms
  • Book reviews: Language Learning in Children who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing: Multiple Pathways, Oxford Handbook of Deaf Studies, Language and Education
  • Activity idea: Barrier game
  splinks26.pdf
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Issue 1, 2006
  • Resources ideas - Sequences, Categories, Downloadable Games
  • Review of website - www.sitesforteachers.com
    www.linguisystems.com
  splinks16.pdf
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Issue 4, 2005
  • Resources ideas - Listening Resources, Black Sheep resources
  • Index to Speech-Language Links
  • Resource Review - Super Duper card packs
  splinks45.pdf
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Issue 3, 2005
  • Lessons Learned by our Relieving SRT Wendy Lamb
  • Resource Ideas - Books relating to 'adjectives'
  • Activity ideas: Adjectives/descriptions
  splinks35.pdf
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Issue 2, 2005
  • Article - Developing oral language in congenital hearing loss - a case study.
  • Resource Ideas - Books relating to 'questions'
  • Review of website - www.speakingofspeech.com
  splinks25.pdf
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Issue 1, 2005
  • "Hearing impaired infants - support in the first eighteen months"
  • "Educational audiology for the limited-hearing infant and preschooler - an Auditory-Verbal Program"
  • "Facilitating hearing and listening in young children"
  • "50 FAQs about AVT"
  • "Parents and teachers: partners in language development"
  • Book Reviews - Language, Speech, and Social-Emotional Development of Children Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing: The Early Years
  • Language intervention with high school students
  • Activity ideas to use with newspaper articles.
  • New Resource - 'Learning to Listen' cards and charts
  splinks15.pdf
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Issue 4, 2004
  • Examples of Learning Experiences that link to Narration
  • Oral explanations/instructions linked to written work
  • Review of websites - www.superduperinc.com
    www.communicationconnects.com/default.asp
    www.do2learn.com/games/learningames.htm
  • Resource Review - 'Super Duper Publications'
  splinks44.pdf
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Issue 3, 2004
  • Examples of Learning Experiences that link to Explanations
  • Curriculum and individual goals
  • Review of website - www.agbell.org
  splinks34.pdf
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Issue 2, 2004
  • Activity ideas and resources to develop conversational narrative skills
  • Review of websites - www.speechtx.com/language.htm
    www.speakingofspeech.com
    www.quia.com/pages/havefun.html
  • New Resource - Sequenced Picture Cards for Story Telling
  splinks24.pdf
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Issue 1, 2004
  • Activity ideas - Resources and ideas to use when collecting language samples
  • Analysing Language Samples and Communicative Competence
  • Review of website - www.communicationconnects.com/default.asp
  • New Resource - Schedules of Language Development 0-7 Years
  splinks14.pdf
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Issue 4, 2003
  • Donna Sperandio's Long Journey
  • Activity ideas - Matrix games, Retelling Stories, Silly Sentences, Preposition cards
  splinks43.pdf
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Issue 3, 2003
  • Research Article Review: Making Sense of Complex Skills - Lesson Planning (cognitive & linguistic development in high school students)
  • Activity ideas - Question and Answer Dominoes, Spinners, Dice/Cubes/Envelopes, Peephole, Word Trek
  • Review of website - www.listen-up.org
  splinks33.pdf
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Issue 2, 2003
  • Activity ideas for the older student. Language goals and links to Curriculum
  • Book Review - "Vocabulary games and activities"
  • Review of website - www.slpsite.com
  splinks23.pdf
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Issue 1, 2003
  • Research Article Review: Cognitive Action Oriented Therapy
  • Activity Ideas - Categories
  • Review of website - http://www.puzzlemaker.com
  • New Resources - Advanced Category Cards, Go Together Cards
  splinks13.pdf
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Issue 3, 2002
  • Analysing language samples - questions to ask during analysis, miscue analysis
  • Review: Developing auditory memory skills in children. Black Sheep resources
  • Activity Ideas - Prepositions
  • Research Article Review: "Developing auditory memory skills in children"
  • Review of website - www.scs.k12.tn.us
  • New Resource - "What doesn't Belong"
  splinks32.pdf
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Issue 2, 2002
  • Research Article Review: Gender differences in response to auditory-verbal intervention
  • Activity Ideas - Irregular past tense, Speech sound games
  • Review of website - www.ndcs.org.uk
  • New Resources - Baseboards to use for Speech and Listening Activities, Verb Tense Photos, Verb Activity Sheets, Dialogue Journal, Home/School Experience Book
  splinks22.pdf
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Issue 1, 2002
  • Research Article Review: Nurturing a strong parent-educator relationship
  • Pronouns: he/she/they
  • Review of website - www.speechteach.co.uk
  • New Resources - Pronoun Photos, Pronoun People, Verb Photos, Verb Tense Photos, Preposition Photos, Verb Activity Sheets, Every Educaid Toys
  splinks12.pdf
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