Communication and Language Activities
Running Groups for School-Aged Children.
Author 1: Sarah Nash
A comprehensive resource for anyone working with children with speech, language & communication needs. Provides background information, fun activities and games, and all the basics you need to run effective communication groups in mainstream and SEN settings, as well as ideas for the home.
Over 150 activities address: Attention & listening; Understanding & memory; Expressive language; Vocabulary, concepts & word-finding, Problem solving & reasoning; Sequencing & narrative; Phonological awareness; Social communication. Includes: Setting up your group; Strategies for getting started; Planning your session; How to identify areas of communication difficulty; Tips for supporting those with difficulties in groups & whole class settings.