This product was developed for K and 1st Graders. It also would be appropriate for students with special needs.
It works on DESCRIBING skills as well as CATEGORIZATION skills. Included in this product are:
28 pictures- There are 4 each of 7categories. Picture borders are color coded by category. Clue Cards- Clue cards are color coordinated to go with categories. Clue cards are numbered 1 to 4. Each picture has 3 clues; for example the cat has 3 clues that are numbered 1and the bear has 3 clues that are numbered 4. Each number represents a different picture. It is the same for each category. Cue Cards- There are small ones to help the student remember what color or category they are looking for. There is a poster that helps the teacher to remember what categories correspond with what color. Worksheets- These are for the student to write down the clues and draw or write the object identified. & Tokens- These can be given when a student correctly identifies a picture.
This product can be used any time of the year. There are enough pictures to use it over and over.