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Speech blowing activities  This resource has been viewed by a moderator.


A variety of activities to work on blowing It is recommended that you seek the advice of a speech and language therapist before doing these oromotor activities.

Section:Early Years (0-5yrs) info; Primary (5-11yrs) info

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Activity/strategy name and materials required How to do the activity Key principles for doing the activity and comments
Blowing 1


Candle and matches, candle holder; or toy birthday cake with blow-able candles available from Early Learning Centre


Water in a container

1. Blow bubbles

2. Blow out candles

3. Blow bubbles in water with a straw.

Blowing helps build up muscle tone in the cheeks and lips, as well as working on breath control

Blowing race

Feathers or tissue

Paper and pen

Blow football

Blow football game (see comments column)

Blow football games are available to buy, for example from Hawkin's Bazaar ( or telephone 0870 429 4000) and are sometimes stocked by Woolworth's; or make your own - get the child to draw a football pitch on a large sheet of paper, make goals from cardboard at each end, use a ping pong ball and blow it with straws.

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