Are you looking for ideas for functional reading materials to incorporate into your therapy sessions? Sometimes you just need a quick resource for browsing all the options or brainstorming new items to introduce. Here’s a quick downloadable list of familiar and functional environmental resources. Use it to spark some new ideas of materials to collect and add to your own reading comprehension therapy toolbox.
Language: reading comprehension, word recognition
Cognition: attention, visual scanning (left-neglect)
Motor Speech: use of intelligibility and/or voice strategies at the phrase, sentence-paragraph levels (example: pacing and slow rate, easy onset, respiratory support, LOUD techniques, etc.
Have any more ideas to add to the list?