101 Ways To Encourage Kids
This is not exactly speech/language therapy related, but I love this list and thought it was worth sharing.
The following list of encouraging words and phrases has helped many of us when we were looking for the "the right thing to say" to our child at the right time. The author is unknown but I got it from a preschool teacher I know - Debbie Caruso. Enjoy reading and watch your child's face light up when he/she hears these words!
That's Incredible! How Extraordinary! Far Out! Outstanding Performance! I can't get over it! Great! Amazing Effort! Unbelievable Work! Wonderful! Marvelous! Phenomenal! You've Got It! Superb! Cool! Excellent! You're Special! Your work is out of sight! Your projectis first rate! You've outdone yourself! Way To Go! Thumbs Up! You're a good friend! You came through! Terrific! You tried hard! Your help counts! You made it happen! It coun't be better! Fantastic work! You're a real trooper! Fabulous! Bravo! Exceptional! You're Unique! Awesome! Breathtaking! The time you put in really shows! You're a great example for others! Keep up the good work! I knew you had it in you! Dynamite! Its everything I hoped for! You should be proud of yourself! What an imagination! You made the difference! Well Done!
You're Sensational! Very Good! A plus work! Super Job! Good for you! Take a bow! You figured it out! Great answer! You're doing a lot better! Thanks for being honest! How artistic! Hooray for you! You're a Joy! How thoughtful of you! You're amazing! You're getting there! What a great idea! You deserve a hug! Thanks for trying! You've made great progress! You're getting better! You're a big help! You're neat! You've got what it takes! You're #1! You're a shining star! You can be trusted! Wow! Remarkable! Beautiful! I'm so proud of you! Very impressive! You're sharp! You're a winner! Hot Dog! Spectacular word! You're so kind! You've really grown up! What a great listener! Thanks for helping! great Discovery! You've earned my respect! Thanks for caring! You're A-Okay! You're a great kid! How original! You're a champ! You're a pleasure to know! Very brave! What a genius! You're very talented! You're the greatest! You're very special! You're super! You on target! I love you!
Filed under Encouragement by Tami