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All Library Resources

See & Learn
See & Learn

Speech - Playing With Sounds Playing with Sounds is the first step in the See and Learn Speech programme – a step-by-step series of resources specially developed to help children who have Down syndrome develop clearer speech.

See & Learn
See & Learn

Speech - Putting Sounds Together Putting Sounds Together is the second step in the See and Learn Speech Programme – a step-by-step series of resources specially developed to help children who have Down syndrome develop clearer speech.

Symbols for Makaton Core Vocabulary
Symbols for Makaton Core Vocabulary

New Zealand Version 2002

Topics in Down Syndrome
Topics in Down Syndrome

Early Communication Skills for Children with Down Syndrome - A Guide for Parents and Professionals This new book is the updated, expanded edition of Communication Skills in Children with Down Syndrome. It focuses on speech and language develo [...]

A Guide for Parents and Teachers
A Guide for Parents and Teachers

The New Language of Toys - 3rd Edition - Teaching Communication Skills to Children with Special Needs What better way to encourage communication development than through play? The completely updated third edition of “The New Language of Toys” [...]

Topics in Down Syndrome
Topics in Down Syndrome

Helping Children with Down Syndrome Communicate Better - Speech and Language Skills for Ages 6 - 14 This sequel to Early Communication Skills is the only book about speech and language issues for children ages 6-14 who have Down syndrome.

Cause And Effect Puzzles
Cause And Effect Puzzles

As children put pictures of each of these sets together in their logical order they will understand the process of cause, action, and result.

Topics in Down syndrome
Topics in Down syndrome

Communication Skills in Children with Down Syndrome – A Guide for Parents This book will provide parents with a wealth of information about speech and language development in children with Down syndrome.

Development in practice –
Development in practice –

Speech and language activities for preschool children with Down syndrome

Getting Started!!! Using Visual Systems to Promote Communication
Getting Started!!! Using Visual Systems to Promote Communication

A practical resource booklet and DVD for parents that discusses a range of visual systems that can be used at home to develop your child’s communication skills.