This week the amazing Chris Wenger from thespeechdude.com gives his expertise on perspective taking! In this episode you will learn the concept of perspective taking is being able to take our situation and try our best to see what the other person may be thinking. Perspective taking starts with us…once we get a solid foundation of perspectives that we gain from our own self, then we can better teach our students what it is and how it impacts social communication. Chris’ love for speech therapy and his students are evident and you will not wanna miss this interview!
in this episode:
- Unique ways to teach perspective taking, through music, TV shows, and movies!
- Don’t focus too much on body language, yet seek out the tone of voice of others.
- How perspective taking impacts your older students both in-person and virtually.
- Materials and resources SLPs could use to help support students who need to work on improving perspective taking.
Blog Posts and YouTube Videos Mentioned:
Where you can find video clips and wordless short videos:
CG Bros: https://www.thecgbros.com/
CG Bros YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-1rx8j9Ggp8mp4uD0ZdEIA
Inferencing YouTube Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLBiQGs1J86Qw0ERQZdSuhCOV20iBkoX0U
Zones of Regulation Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLlONvp4HQdl-WsLww22sQ2_gxdbZyZLMr
Literacy Shed for wordless shorts: https://www.literacyshed.com/home.html
Where you can find Chris
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