Category Archives: Honey Bear Straw Drinking in Children with Down Syndrome

How to teach straw drinking…and amazing Mary!

    Thank you to Mary’s mama for allowing me to post these great pictures.  Mary is an amazing little girl…and I am blessed to have the opportunity to work with her and her great family.  When teaching straw drinking…I … Continue reading

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How to teach Honey Bear Straw Drinking-Technique #3

    This post is in reference to the third technique used when teaching Honey Bear Straw drinking. You can find the other two techniques under the link to the right of my home page: Honey Bear Straw Drinking in Children … Continue reading

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How to make your own Honey Bear Straw Cup

    When working with children presenting with Down Syndrome….it is important that I work on straw drinking as soon as possible…..the Honey Bear straw cup offered through www.talktools.com is the straw cup that I use in order to teach … Continue reading

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How to teach Honey Bear Straw Drinking in Children with Down Syndrome-Technique #2

  Thank you once again to Sara Rosenfeld-Johnson for sharing her amazing strategies to teach tongue retraction and lip protrusion….learning the dissociative movements that have to occur between the lips and the tongue….this means that the lips and the tongue … Continue reading

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How to teach your child with Down Syndrome to drink from the Honey Bear from Talk Tools-Technique #1

Thank you once again to Sara Rosenfeld-Johnson for offering the amazing DVD classes and information offered through www.talktools.com    I received information below through the Honey Bear literature that was obtained with the Honey Bear as seen above.  Teaching straw drinking … Continue reading

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