Balloons Over Broadway Quick Prep Speech and Language Book Companion. This true story of the puppeteer of Macy's parade is a charming story perfect for presentation in November or anytime.
This speech & language book companion includes the following black and white quick prep materials:
I CAN statements for each target skill addressed. (pg. 4)
Articulation word list with 10 words for the following sounds/groups of sounds: /k, g/, /f, v/, /sh, ch, j/, /l/, /r/, /r/ controlled, /s, z/, /th/, /s/ blends, /l, r/ blends (pg. 5)
Open-Ended Articulation Worksheet: Students can write target words for home practice. (pg. 6)
Sequencing Events: Write numbers (1-11) next to each event to sort the listed events or cut apart and sort. (pg. 7)
Comprehension Dots: 5 comprehension questions relating to the story. Students can color or dot (with a stamper) each spot/circle after answering the question. (pg. 8)
Inference to Understand: Tell how characters are feeling and what they are thinking given events from the story. (pg. 9)
Spin & Define: Use a paper clip and pencil to create a spinner. Spin the paper clip and use a defining feature to describe each pictured item. 5 pictured Tier 1 vocabulary items from the story. (pg. 10)
Map It Out Vocabulary: Choose 2 words from the list of 5 Tier 2 vocabulary words. Complete the vocabulary map to define. (pg. 11)
Following Directions: Point to pictures or mark pictures after following each direction. 4 temporal (before, after) and 4 conditional (if, then) directions are included, 2 for each row. (pg. 12)
Pronoun Practice: Use a paper clip and pencil to create a spinner. Spin the paper clip and use a pronoun to describe each picture. Targets: he, him, his, she, her, hers (pg. 13)
Regular Verb Sort: Sort each verb into past tense and present tense. 5 verb pairs from the story included. (pg. 14)
Irregular Verb Sort: Sort each verb into past tense and present tense. 5 verb pairs from the story included (pg. 15)
Craft It Up! Balloons: Have students draw and talk about their balloons over Broadway designs from the templates provided. (pg. 16)
Think About It and Share It!: Students share their favorite part of the story. (pg. 17)
The book, Balloons Over Broadway, is not included in this download. Sparklle SLP is not affiliated with this book. The book is required for use.
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