Timeline of Gesture Development

Gesture Development Predicts Language Milestones Types of Gestures Prelinguistic Gestures – used prior to spoken language, including deictic gestures which are used to gain adult attention (such as showing, giving pointing)Recognitory Gestures – actions carried out on an object that depict the object in terms of its function (often used …

Vowels & Sequencing Syllables

On the Farm! Something I do a lot in therapy for my kiddos with apraxia of speech is sing! One of my favorite go-to songs that everybody knows is Old McDonald Has a Farm. The reason I like this song is because it is repetitive, targets vowel sounds, and has …