July is a month to celebrate summer, Independence Day, fireworks and bugs. “JULY IS…” is an interactive book that teaches children about the month of July. This book, “JULY IS…” will appeal to children of all ages as well as readers and non-readers alike. Children love to put the picture images on each page as the story is read. The predictable sentences and picture cues allow for easy comprehension and sentence formulation when retelling.
There are 11 pages in the story including 2 activity pages. All of the picture images are also provided.
“JULY IS…” teaches these concepts:
1. A month with 4 letters
2. The middle month of summer
3. The month of Independence Day
4. A month for fireworks
5. A month for a picnic
6. A month with 31 days
7. A month to look for stars in the night sky
8. A month to jump in a pool
9. A month for the hot sun
10. A month to watch bugs
Each page includes space for 1-4 images to be placed. Students will keep reading to see what else happens in this fun, engaging story.
How To Use:
-Students can use “JULY IS…” during independent, individual, small-group or large-group time. The story could even be sent home for additional practice.
-Students are engaged as they follow the story and place images on pages.
-Great for students with speech and language delays and disorders. The visual representation of the story helps with sentence formulation and story retelling.
-Includes a "wh" question page to address additional IEP goals.
-Easy assembly will provide years of learning and smiles.
-Set your computer to print all pages in landscape orientation
-Print all pages on cardstock
-Place book pages in clear page protectors
-Use rings to hold pages together
-Place Velcro dots on circles on pages in story
-Cut and laminate story images and place corresponding Velcro dot on back