This Back to School themed Interactive Vocabulary Book is a fun way to kick off the year with your elementary school students. The activities included will give you a good idea of your students language levels and provide a structured (and FUN) therapy session. Here are just some of the goals you can target when you use this book:
FOLLOWING DIRECTIONS: Verbally present 1-2 step directions and have students carry out instructions by placing picture cards in scene.
WH- QUESTIONS: With picture cards placed in scene, ask students WHO, WHAT, and WHERE questions.
YES/NO QUESTIONS: Have each student place a vocabulary card on a headband and place a quick Yes/No question game, having them practice asking and answering Yes/No questions.
SYNTAX: Place pictures cards in scenes & have students use word cards to create a grammatical sentence and identify correct preposition.
SEMANTICS-PREPOSITIONS: Place word cards in sentences & have students use picture cards to demonstrate understanding of target preposition.
SEMANTICS-DESCRIBING: Place a classroom vocabulary picture on the Describe It To Me page, give students a dry erase marker, and have them write out details about object.
SEMANTICS-COMPARE/CONTRAST: Pick two classroom vocabulary words and have them Compare and Contrast using the chart and a dry erase marker.