speech therapy games for "w" as "r" sound? - Mothering Forums

Thread Tools
#1 of 2 Old 08-22-2005, 12:07 PM - Thread Starter
rose angel's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: California
Posts: 781
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Hi, can anyone tell me of any speech therapy games for helping a child articulate the "r" sound? My son still switches them, and is getting a tiny bit self concious about it since a few people have said something to him
I know some speech therapy exercises, like blowing bubbles, drinking through straws, etc, but don't know what is specific to the r/w thing. I just want it to be fun. I won't even tell him why we are doing it.
rose angel is offline  
Sponsored Links
#2 of 2 Old 08-22-2005, 04:38 PM
ChristaN's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Colorado
Posts: 3,157
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
How old is your son? My almost 5 y/o dd still has problems with the r/w thing, too and I have also just started thinking that it is something I should work with her on. Fortunately, no one has said anything directly to her yet about it (at least as far as I know).

In searching on-line, I found this article and game specific to letter r enunciation that might help (although it does look it might be a touch complicated depending upon the age of the child): http://edweb.sdsu.edu/courses/edtec6...cerRabbit.html
ChristaN is offline  

User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Online Users: 15,351

42 members and 15,309 guests
a-sorta-fairytale , agentofchaos , bananabee , beedub , BirthFree , CricketVS , Deborah , dencochik , emmy526 , greenemami , happy-mama , healthy momma , Katherine73 , kathymuggle , katyeb , Kelleybug , LibraSun , manyhatsmom , Maria Ortiz , Michele123 , Mirzam , moominmamma , mumto1 , NaturallyKait , philomom , PPkK , rightkindofme , RollerCoasterMama , Savvy_Lady , Skippy918 , Springshowers , swingers082 , toastedteacake , TudorRose , verticalscope , VsAngela , yesyes
Most users ever online was 449,755, 06-25-2014 at 12:21 PM.