This is Part 4 of a four-part series. Current research on the socio-emotional, literacy, executive function, and narrative challenges in children with developmental language disorder (DLD), as well as the use of movement to accelerate storytelling skills, is described in this course. Evidence-based strategies to improve literacy and narrative skills through multi-modal cueing, purposeful play, and story re-enactment are presented.
Part 1: Course 10656, Part 2: Course 10665, Part 3: Course 10667
Course created on August 24, 2023
- After this course, participants will be able to describe social, emotional, literacy, academic, and executive function challenges that are correlated with DLD.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify storytelling challenges that are often present in the narratives of children with DLD.
- After this course, participants will be able to list evidence-based, purposeful play experiences that provide active hands-on learning opportunities to optimize narrative skill development.
|5-15 Minutes||Research Review: Challenges of DLD|
|15-20 Minutes||Research Review Continued: Narrative challenges|
|20-30 Minutes||Story Grammar: Narrative creation|
|30-40 Minutes||How-To: Procedural narratives|
|40-50 Minutes||Re-enact fairytales|
|50-55 Minutes||Executive function|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Kelly Vess is an experienced speech-language pathologist, researcher, and clinical instructor. She presents annually at ASHA’s national conferences. Kelly’s mission is to empower others to create lifelong change through research, intervention, dissemination of knowledge, and clinical application. Kelly is the host of “The Preschool SLP Podcast” and creator of the “Sparkle in School Membership.” Both aim to bridge research into ‘Monday Morning’ practice. Kelly is also the author of Speech Sound Disorders: Comprehensive Evaluation and Treatment and 32 Lessons That Create Life-Long Change In Autism Intervention.
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