Olivia is a classic book adored by kids and also enjoyed by educators. Why? Because Olivia covers the basic life skills needed by children in preschool and kindergarten. Let's face it, this book is a speech path's dream because they are many ways to address functional language goals.
Pg 3-5 – Story Summary & What Happened?
Pgs 6-16 – Actions (Cards, Writing, Compare & Contrast)
Pgs 17-28 – Clothing (Cards, Writing, Compare & Contrast)
Pgs 29-41 – Morning Routine (Cards for Retell, Sequencing Prompts, Drawing & Writing)
Pgs 42-52 – Beach Vocabulary (Plural Cards, Color by Name, Compare & Contrast)
All pages are NO PREP, print and go color-your-own, black and white versions that can be printed immediately for the students to color or cut.
BUY THE SPANISH VERSION: Olivia Book Companion
Olivia can be found in most major libraries and bookstores. Read the book to the students and then use this guide to teach vocabulary related to categories like actions and clothing, teach sequencing using pictures of kids going through a morning and a nighttime routine, and teach plurals and more using beach vocabulary.
Fun, engaging way to expand the discussion of a book to apply to students' lives.
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