• My speech students have loved using our pretend play toys. They are great for working towards so many goals. My kids often think they’re getting reward time, but are still working on social and/or language goals while we play!

  • My students are loving the Melissa and Doug pretend play centers in my room. They are showing great social skills with it. They do struggle with playing together vs. parallel play. We also have a hard remaining focused with the toys in the room when we are doing a different lesson. I will have to figure out a way to cover the centers when we…[Read more]

  • I received the items that I ordered through the grant yesterday. I ordered Pretend Play toys through Melissa and Doug. I got a grocery store, diner, lemonade stand, and food and accessories to go with each setting. I plan to use these resources to give my students increased opportunities for pretend play to improve their language and social…[Read more]

  • I am still waiting to receive my items that I ordered through the grant. I ordered Pretend Play toys through Melissa and Doug. I will be getting a grocery store, diner, lemonade stand, and food and accessories to go with each setting. I plan to use these resources to give my students increased opportunities for pretend play to improve their…[Read more]