Play dough is a great way to fully engage your students (while also working on their sensory and fine motor skills). Play dough is also a wonderful way to target a child's speech and language skills! This set contains 31 play dough mats for open-ended speech and language activities. You provide the play dough and the speech target stimuli. This is also perfect for any early intervention setting to add a language component to your play dough time!! The mats target themes that are regularly covered in early childhood and elementary settings. Occupational therapists will find them beneficial and engaging mats to motivate and engage children with sensory difficulties to use play dough.
This packet targets a multitude of not only speech but also language goals including positional concepts, where questions, theme-related vocabulary, boy/girl, pronoun "I," identification and labeling of colors and shapes, possessive pronouns, body parts, sorting, language functions of making requests and protesting, sharing, turn-taking, making animal noises, verbs and MORE!!
There are 5-7 mats in each of the following categories: fall, winter, spring, summer, toys and fun!
The 31 mats target the following themes: winter, fall, spring, summer, trains, gum, Halloween, food, apples, clothing, insects, farm, pond life, under the sea, picnics, shapes, St Patrick's day, jelly beans,boy/girl, rain, penguins, Christmas, gingerbread people and more!!
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Copyright: 2014 Donna Miazga Revised 1/17