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Building Language Using LEGO® Bricks - A Practical Guide - cover

Building Language Using LEGO® Bricks - A Practical Guide

Dawn Ralph, Jacqui Rochester

Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

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Building Language using LEGO® Bricks is a flexible and powerful intervention tool designed to aid children with severe receptive and expressive language disorders, often related to autism and other special educational needs.

This practical manual equips you for setting up and adapting your own successful sessions. Downloadable resources enable you to chart progress in the following key areas:
-          The use of receptive and expressive language
-          The use and understanding of challenging concepts
-          Joint attention
-          Social communication

Help children with complex needs to communicate with this unique tool, derived from the highly effective LEGO®-Based Therapy.

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