“Word retrieval” has become a pretty common term in schools and households.
Ever have a really tough time coming up with the word for something? You know… that thing with the… um… you know what I mean!
Please check out the attached handout for tips for helping your child get through these difficulties… and for just a little more information on the topic. Enjoy.
Understanding Word-Retrieval Problems
While selective mutism isn’t necessarily a common concern in schools, we have had a number of students enter our district with the diagnosis. Understanding and supporting these students can be difficult for teachers, so please feel free to check out this helpful handout that I stumbled across!
classroom strategies for selective mutism
Check out the Speech/language page for updated info about early language development.