BEFORE and AFTER: Understanding & Using for Sequencing Events

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This packet is designed to help teach these students how to use and understand “before” and “after” in relation to sequencing events. Students with language delays often have difficult understanding “before” and “after” in relation to sequencing events whether in a story or in verbal directions. “Before you take out your math book, please turn in your writing journal” can be a confusing two step direction for students with language delays. These same students also have a difficult time knowing which thing Johnny did first in this sentence: “Johnny bought bread after he went to the library.” Many rely on word order to give them the answer, which is not correct.

**Pre/Post Test to help you determine what your students do/don't understand regarding before/after in relation to sequenced events
**cheat sheet to help explain and discuss how before/after change the order of events in a sentence
**36 double action pictures with 2 coordinating sentence strips per picture
**description of 5 different ways to use the 36 double action pictures
**worksheets to help with writing and/or stating sentences using before/after
**26 single action pictures
**description of 8 ways to use the 26 single action pictures
**3 different before/after signs to use during therapy as cues for your students
**4 worksheets for practice or for homework

PLEASE NOTE: This packet is NOT a sequencing packet. This packet addresses before/after regarding events in a sentence. For example: "Johnny rides his bike AFTER he plays football." vs. "Johnny rides his bike BEFORE he plays football."

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