Bear's New Friend Activities | Boom™ Cards and Print

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Jenn Alcorn
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Use this helpful resource with the story, Bear's New Friend, to target your students' needs in speech and language therapy. With both printable and digital options, this is a must have for your SLP toolbox!

Updated 1/28/21 to include a download link for Boom™ Cards! The update includes a Boom™ Card deck that addresses comprehension, vocabulary, sequencing/retell, antonyms, social skills and articulation words from the story.

Included in this download are:

•9 Character Cards

•32 Rhyming Cards, play matching, memory, or Go Fish!

•16 Blank Paw Cards, use for finding more rhyming word pairs, speech words, target parts of speech, etc.

•15 Level 1 Comprehension Cards, includes 2 answer choices with pictures.

•24 Level 2 Comprehension Cards, includes who, what, where, when, and why question types.

•12 Sequencing Cards, sequence events with words paired with pictures

•8 Vocabulary Cards, multiple choice questions using context clues with vocabulary from the story.

•18 Antonym Cards, to target vocabulary from the story while playing matching, memory, or Go Fish.

•Verb Sorting Mat, target past, present, and future verbs!

•12 Regular Verbs & 12 Irregular Verbs, all from the story.

•Friendship Owls Sorting Mat, sort friendship situation cards based on friendly vs. unfriendly actions.

•12 Friendship Situation Cards, students to identify if a person is friendly or unfriendly

•12 Blank Friendship Cards, for students to name character traits on their own!

•Roll & Cover Open Ended Dice Game, use with any of the included targets or your own!

•Roll & Color Open Ended Dice Game, use with any of the included targets or your own!

•Who Has Wise Speech? Articulation Page, students can find words with their target sound in the story.

•Find a Friend Game Board, use with any of the decks included, or your own!

Each target skill includes directions, reference to Common Core Standards addressed, and "I will" learning goal. Please check out the preview for a closer look of the activities! You can also visit my blog for more pictures and ideas for use.

Thank you for visiting my store! Check out my other "Bear" book companions while you are here:

Bear Stays Up

Bear Feels Scared

Bear Wants More

Bear Says Thanks

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I am not affiliated with this book author or publisher. The book "Bear's New Friend" by Karma Wilson and Jane Chapman is necessary to utilize this product.

This product includes clipart from Smarty Symbols.

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