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Extra program materials

These pages contain some handy extras to compliment the great range of products that are available from SANDPIPER, specifically based on books.

Oracy Chatter provides some additional information and ideas for using the oracy programs in classrooms and in the clinic setting.  Much of the information is based on workshop presentations for the oracy programs.  There is also some information around frequently asked questions, that might provide some direction if you are running the oracy programs in your school.

Downloads has a range of extra resources and handouts that can be downloaded.  For example: the resource – Talking about books is no longer available, however the ‘Talk about’ ideas for a number of books have been offered as free downloads through this section.  The 'Talk about' tips provide outlines of various books, and will generate heaps of conversation – ideal for parents!

More stuff - a technical term for more stuff.  There are a number of interesting clips here for these who enjoy a giggle and for those who are more serious minded - but all of the clips are about language or literacy.  So look through these and enjoy a less formal approach to communication.

 

Finally, Web-links offers some interesting sites that people might find of interest.

 

NEW ...

Making Sense of Interventions - Caroline Bowen and Pamela Snow

Being released in March

Price - $42.00

 

Apart from this exciting new release, J&R Press published some excellent new titles in 2016.  Please check out the great range of titles currently available.

Including:

The silent partner? Language, Interaction and Aided Communication

Exploring fluency in Downs Syndrome: A discussion of speech dysfluencies

Dealing with capacity and other legal issues with adults with acquired neurological conditions