“Photo of the Week #3” provides the SLP or educator with 40 amazing photographs for establishing routines and/or helping with hallway transitions.
Students begin or end each session with a photo of the week, or use the worksheets for weekly practice.
Students develop the skills to answer questions about common social skills goals (understanding feelings of self and others, problem solving), articulation carry-over, and speaking/listening and language aligned with Common Core State Standards:
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.3 Identify/describe characters, settings, and events
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9 Compare and contrast
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.1 Participate in conversations
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.3 Ask and answer questions
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.4 Describe people, places, things, and events
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.6 Express thoughts clearly and in complete sentences
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.1 Use standard English grammar
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.6 Use new vocabulary
“Photo of the Week” is a unique program because it provides the opportunity to easily differentiate for individuals with in the group. Although all students use the same high quality, multi-cultural photos, posters and worksheets are divided into the following levels:
Level 1 (Kindergarten-1st grade CCSS level)
Level 2 (2nd-3rd grade CCSS level)
Level 3 (4th-5th+ grade CCSS level)
Social (social skills and problem solving)
Articulation (target sound and carry-over practice)
Check out my blog post and video about this product here
If you are looking for engaging photos that also include 3 language levels of stories, make sure to check out Story of the Week
Feedback about Photo of the Week #1:
"One of my favorite all time resources."
"I love a product I can use all year long! This has helped me establish a routine in my speech room- I always start with photo of the week. Thanks a bunch!"
"I want to say this product is a favorite of my students in my regular ed 2nd grade classroom. I have it in a writing station and my students love writing stories about the photos."
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Hi! I'm Cheri, SLP and doctoral student. I'm an Ivy League graduate and creator of one of the first and longest-running speech therapy blogs in the world, Super Power Speech. Since graduating with my master's degree in 2000, I have worked in schools, clinics, hospitals, and private practice. I am a national presenter and have taught students around the world in my online courses. In my free time, you can find me playing soccer with my two teens or reading three books at the same time (in front of the fire, while crocheting).
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