I Can Say the R Sound: Articulation Workbook

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Peachie Speechie
Grade Levels
1st - 6th
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334 pages
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This resource is my GO to. I originally bought it at ASHA as a workbook in 2018 and had to have the digital copy that is also updated from then!
I have so many "R" kids and this workbook has been such a great resource to have the kids work on when I need something quick and to send home, as needed.
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This systematic, step-by-step approach to R therapy is all you need for teaching the most menacing of sounds! See why it's earned over 1,300 5-star reviews!

This workbook is a MUST-HAVE for every speech-language pathologist! Professional illustrations teach students the anatomy of the mouth and detailed step-by-step visuals guide the clinician and student through a variety of techniques to elicit accurate productions. Engaging activities are included for practice in isolation, syllables, words, phrases, sentences, oral reading, and carryover to connected speech.

Teaching R can be difficult, but this workbook makes it easier. This comprehensive book of articulation printables contains a variety of proven methods. These carefully designed worksheets can be used while you provide evidence-based therapy to your students. Research supports many of the methods included such as minimal pairs, mass practice, and using visual cues.

Included in this downloadable workbook:

  • Clear anatomy visuals and step-by-step illustrated instructions for production of retroflexed and bunched R
  • Elicitation techniques including tactile cues, shaping R from other sounds, using tools such as tongue depressors, dental flossers and lollipops to elicit the R sound. Jaw stabilization tips, directions for using popular words (Karla, Eureka, etc.) and how to use hand cues.
  • Play dough sheets for teaching the R sound
  • Visuals for reducing lip rounding
  • Minimal Pair Cards and activities (w vs. r)
  • Auditory discrimination sheets
  • Coarticulation for eliciting vocalic R
  • Dot marker drill pages
  • High frequency word drills
  • Nonsense word sheet (make up R words)
  • Fun and engaging drill games including a race car dice game, sand timer timed drill, paperclip spinner pages and tic-tac-toe
  • Sound-By-Sound™ visuals for producing R at the word level
  • Worksheets for practicing the R sound in isolation, syllables, words, 2-word phrases, carrier phrases, sentences, oral reading, and carryover to connected speech.
  • SO MUCH MORE! This systematic, step-by-step approach to R therapy is all you need for teaching the most menacing of sounds! If you have any questions about this resource, please reach out to Meredith@peachiespeechie.com

Total Page Count: 334 Pages!

You’ll be sure to enjoy the other workbooks in the I Can… series by Peachie Speechie including:

I Can Say the R Sound

I Can Say the S Sound

I Can Say the TH Sound

I Can Say the K and G Sounds

I Can Say the L Sound

I Can Say the F and V Sounds

I Can Say Final Consonants

I Can Say S-Blends

I Can Say the SH Sound

I Can Say the J and CH Sounds

I Can Answer WH Questions

I Can Describe and Categorize

I Can Have Conversations

I Can Use Verbs

I Can Use Context Clues

I Can Make Inferences

I Can Determine the Main Idea

I Can Use Figurative Language

I Can Use Pronouns

Thank you for stopping by my TPT shop! If you have any questions, please email me at meredith@peachiespeechie.com

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Important disclaimer about this resource: This workbook and the techniques presented in it are designed to be used by a speech-language pathologist with an in-depth knowledge of anatomy and speech sound production. This workbook is not designed to be a substitute for speech therapy, simply a collection of materials that SLPs may find useful during treatment sessions. Users must use professional judgment and common sense when implementing techniques described in this product. Appropriate techniques may vary based on the individual being treated.

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