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Follow the Clues: Basketball {A Descriptive Language Game}

Follow the Clues: Basketball {A Descriptive Language Game}
Follow the Clues: Basketball {A Descriptive Language Game}
Follow the Clues: Basketball {A Descriptive Language Game}
Follow the Clues: Basketball {A Descriptive Language Game}
Follow the Clues: Basketball {A Descriptive Language Game}
Follow the Clues: Basketball {A Descriptive Language Game}
Follow the Clues: Basketball {A Descriptive Language Game}
Follow the Clues: Basketball {A Descriptive Language Game}
Product Description
Follow the clues to describe six items related to the game of basketball. Visual structure is provided throughout the activities. These activities promote descriptive language skills, social interaction with questioning and answers between peers, and expanding sentence structure. It works bottom up to provide the detailed clues where students generate the answer, as well as top down where the item is given and the student describes it with details. The contents include:

-Clue cards with matching answer cards
-Describes six items (referee, coach, player, court, uniform, basketball hoop) using the descriptions of parts, function, and location. A visual picture choice board is provided if needed for answer choices.
-A poster to remind students of each category of clues (parts, function, location).
-Descriptive Writing Sentence Builder
Each page has three sentences with supporting structure. There is also a word bank with three choices grouped by descriptive label. Each sentence uses all three labels taught within the descriptive set.
-Communication notes to encourage carryover
-Student direction page for independent centers (step-by-step pictures and words)
-Compare & Contrast template: Students will choose two items to describe on the chart (using parts, function, location). Then compares/contrasts on the Venn diagram.

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Copyright © 2016 Emily Richardson, M.S., CCC-SLP; thespeechpathforkids.com. All rights reserved by author. Permission to copy limited to single classroom use only.

Enjoy! Emily
Total Pages
15 pages
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