This freebie has 12 first word vocabulary pictures. It was created for use during speech and language therapy or pre-school. Mat can be used for receptive or expressive language skills.
Directions: Have students identify vocabulary, ask “Where is __?”. Once students find the picture have them cover it with playdough. To encourage expressive language ask students “What’s That?” while pointing to the picture. Once they name the picture have them cover it with playdough. To expand language encourage students to play “I Spy” by saying “ I spy a ___” or “I see a ___.” while naming pictures.