So, now you have found your new room at your new school.  It may look like this: Ok, so maybe you won't have 20 boxes of items sitting around, but you may have 20 boxes of things to go through in your cupboards!  Depending on who was in your room before you, there may be a treasure trove of items to find.  I inherited my first speech room from an SLP who was there for over 30 years.  At the same school.  30 years!  Needless to say, she had a LOT of materials that she didn't take with her when she retired.  Some of these items were great, while some left something to be desired.  I didn't really need a set of dittos (you know, the purple looking mimeographed papers) from 1975.  I'm not saying that something from that time frame might not be useable, but the pictures are sometimes really hard to decipher for my students, and sometimes inappropriate too. So, what do you do? 1) Sort materials.  Go through your cabinets, bookshelves, boxes, etc. and make piles of...