Seasonal Directions: App Review

Seasonal Directions: App Review

Seasonal Directions from Virtual Speech Center is the newest app that targets auditory comprehension of increasingly longer one step and multi step unrelated directions. A skill that is need by so many students!   As the name suggests, the activities are focused...
Listening Power: Grades K-3

Listening Power: Grades K-3

Completing the series of Listening Power apps from Hamaguchi Apps, is Listening Power  Grades K-3. Each of the apps in the series offers something slightly different in terms of activities and levels and complement one another. You can find out about Listening Power...
Listening Power Grades 4 – 8+

Listening Power Grades 4 – 8+

Hot on the heels of Listening Power Preschool, is Listening Power Grades 4 -8+ Even though I have used the Preschool version with some of my older children, it is really fantastic to have a resource that is tailored with more advanced content to target this age group....
Why memory matters

Why memory matters

A recent post by  Smart Speech Therapy highlighted  a number of issues about the importance of  working memory and the ramifications of difficulty in this area.   I have written on auditory memory before, but I thought that this area deserved another mention...
Listening Power Preschool

Listening Power Preschool

Good listening skills are one of the most important foundations for learning. Many children experience difficulties in the classroom because they do not know how to listen!     Listening Power Preschool from Hamaguchi Apps is a comprehensive app that...
Auditory Reasoning: App Review

Auditory Reasoning: App Review

The ability to cope in academic contexts depends on the ability to think, understand, reason, and make sense out of what one hears.  Auditory Reasoning is an app that has been developed to allow clinicians to address skills to improve auditory processing and high...