Helene Emmie August 25, 2021 worksheet
Of course, there is a place for math worksheets. After some instruction has occurred, math worksheets can provide extended practice and support development in fluency, provided the teacher is engaged with students as they work. Teachers who are effective at grouping students can use math worksheets as a springboard for discussions, discovery, and communication.
– Are students excited about learning in my classroom? (The answer should be yes!)
During a recent internet search of sites promising the stars of success in mathematics, I discovered a site dedicated to teaching the multiplication facts with, what else but, skill and drill worksheets. Page after page, after page of skill and drill worksheets. At first, I was terribly frustrated to see this and I started to ask the question ”How many times do I need to say…?” Then I remembered the answer: At least one more!
Again, it cannot be emphasized enough, that if you have the means to have your child be seen by a licensed speech pathologist on a regular basis, you should consult with him or her in tandem with using any type of speech therapy worksheets to help you conduct your own at-home sessions.
When I originally prepared the worksheets several years ago, I admit I didn’t always know what to put on them. Sometimes I just didn’t do a worksheet for a particular assignment. Other areas were more obvious to me about what to include. And then there were times when I just copied a bit of text from the teaching and simply pasted that text onto a worksheet. I added some blank lines for students to work out how the subject mattered to them. Simple but effective.
Speech therapy worksheets can be an extremely useful tool to help facilitate parents of children who are either suffering from a speech impediment or whose expressive language is lagging behind where they ought to be with respect to their peers.