The Parish School Blog

Jul 28, 2021

Activities to Help Prevent the Summer Slide

Parents and children all have the same dream – to spend their summer days having fun without the stress and pressure of the school year. However, many parents also worry that too much fun could cause the dreaded “summer slide.” Luckily, there are many ways to have fun while still preparing for the school year ahead.
Jun 23, 2021

Growing Language Throughout the Learning Day

Speech-language pathologist, Amy Lerman, helps us to understand how to better facilitate language through everyday living activities such as breakfast time, bath time, cleaning, trips to Target, and more! If you didn't catch the webinar live, or if you just want to hear all that great information again, you can catch it here.
Jun 18, 2021

5 Pillars of Literacy

Reading specialist, Meagan Rosales, walks us through these five components, how they work with each other and how they apply to students who have communication delays and learning differences.
Jun 9, 2021

Developing Social Competence and Resilience

Children who have communication delays and learning differences often struggle socially. They may miss other people's non-verbal cues, misread others' intentions, or fail to think about their communication partners' perspectives. Developing social competence takes direct teaching and practice. This 1-hour virtual adult education session features speech-language pathologist and Social Thinking Specialist, Amy Lerman, who teaches you how to help your student find better success in social situations.