It's basketball season in the speech room!
This packet is developed to increase expressive and receptive language skills in elementary aged students. It's uses NBA mascots to practice descriptive language skills.
Page & Activity: 3: Compare/Contrast poster.4-5: Basketball Venn Diagrams. 6- 9: 21 NBA mascot cards are included.10-12: Use these three worksheets to describe the mascots. 13-15: Mascots on a map. Describe the location of each team. Think about the weather in that state! What might you wear to a basketball game in that state?
There are a limited set of materials in this because not all teams have mascots. Included teams:
Atlanta Hawks, Indiana Pacers, Miami Heat, Washington Wizards, Chicago Bulls, Houston Rockets, San Antonio Spurs, Minnesota Timberwolves, Dallas Mavericks, Detroit Pistons, Charlotte Hornets, Utah Jazz, Memphis Grizzlies, Milwaukee Bucks, Cleveland Cavaliers, Orlando Magic, Denver Nuggets, OKC Thunder, Sacramento Kings, Phoenix Suns, Toronto Raptors.