Sunny Articulation & Phonology Test

My under-18 caseload has been significantly limited the past few months, so I haven’t been reviewing many children’s apps. However, I did use this app to assess several kids, and I wanted to share my thoughts!

App: Sunny Articulation & Phonology Test

What It Is: An app for assessing articulation and phonological abilities by Smarty Ears.

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Profile of Phonological Awareness (Pro-Pa)

Happy New Year, SLPeeps! Let’s kick it off with a review of a rare type of app: an SLP assessment tool!

App: Profile of Phonological Awareness (Pro-Pa)

What It Is: An app for assessing phonological awareness skills (rhyming, blending, isolating, segmenting, deleting, and substituting) by Smarty Ears (developer) and Tanya Coyle (creator).

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Speech Cards Professional

App: Speech Cards Professional

What It Is: A flashcards app with customizable text and image by RWH Technology.

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SLP Minimal Pairs

Apps that address phonological processes are somewhat rare, so I was excited when SLP TechTools asked if I would review this app! Please feel free to comment below and let me know how this compares to any other phono apps you’ve used!

App: SLP Minimal Pairs

What It Is: An app designed to address phonological and articulation disorders by SLP TechTools

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“Talk Like a Pirate Day” Apps

Ahoy, mateys! I be writin’ a blog message fer ye ’bout apps to use on Speak Like a Scurvy Pirate Day! (Translation: Oh boy, who the heck convinced me to do this?!) Kookoo bananas Bill Binko ‘o LessonPix shanghai’d a few ‘o us bloggers to do pirate-themed posts to celebrate ’tis “holiday,” so here’s me best spin on it. (Thanks postlikeapirate.com for the goofy pirate talk translations.) This post is a bit different than my usual, but I’m hoping it’ll give y’all some fun ideas for Talk Like a Pirate Day on 9/19! If you’re one of those scoundrel SLPs that loves to get kids hyped up then send them on their way, this post (and holiday in general) is for you! I’m going to discuss three apps: one new (to me) pirate-themed one and two that I’ve already reviewed but am adding a “pirate twist” to. Enjoy, and let me know if you have any questions or other pirate-themed ideas!

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