ERIC Number: ED051192
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Help for Children with Speech and Hearing Problems. A Handbook for Teachers and Parents.
South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia.
GRADES OR AGES: Primary grades. SUBJECT MATTER: Remedial speech instruction. ORGANIZATION AND PHYSICAL APPEARANCE: The guide is divided into six units and several appendixes, each of which is straight text interspersed with illustrations. It is offset printed and spiral-bound with a paper cover. OBJECTIVES AND ACTIVITIES: The objective of the guide, as stated in the introduction, is to provide supplementary speech therapy for children whose speech "though not defective, is not good." Three units give specific suggestions for relaxation exercises, exercises for various parts of the speech mechanism, and drill materials for practice in producing consonant sounds. INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS: Unit 5 lists typical symptoms of several types of serious speech defects; unit 6 lists hearing and speech services in South Carolina; and several appendixes list books and articles, categorized by the type of speech defect involved. STUDENT ASSESSMENT: No mention. (RT)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: South Carolina State Dept. of Education, Columbia.