You have purchased “WHY Question Interactive Booklet with full sentence visual answers” which is part of my series of
Question Interactive Booklets. The original version of this booklet, has a one word answer. This booklet has a complete sentenceanswer. The answer has text with picture symbols (©Boardmaker and ©Smarty Symbols) for students that are visual learnersor beginner readers. Other booklets in this series are: Where, What, When, Who.
Included in this interactive booklet are 12 “WHY” Questions, each on a separate page. On the RIGHT side will be the
visual choice answers.
Questions (and answers; Underlined word is the word that they move to the fill-in sentence.)
Why do you go to the dentist? I go to the dentist to care for my teeth.
Why do you go to school? I go to school to learn.
Why do you wear glasses? I wear glasses to see.
Why do you cry? I cry because I am sad.
Why do you sleep? I sleep because I am tired.
Why do you wear a jacket? I wear a jacket because I am cold.
Why do you need a pencil? I need a pencil to write..
Why do you eat? I eat because I am hungry.
Why do birds have wings? Birds have wings to fly.
Why do you take a bath? I take a bath because I am dirty.
Why do you wear a watch? I wear a watch to know the time.
Why do you use an umbrella? I use an umbrella because it is raining.
12 WHY Questions, each on individual pages.
A page of 12 visual choice answers.
Back page with template to hold the 12 visual answers.
Cover page of booklet.
You will need:
cardstock white paper (8), laminate, Velcro (scratchy and fuzzy sides), 2 book rings
Print the activity pages on the cardstock paper.
Laminate the pages.
Cut each of the pages on the middle dotted line, except for the back page.
Cut the 12 visual squares and place scratchy side Velcro on back of each.
Put a small piece of Velcro (fuzzy side) on the each of the choice squares of back page.
Put a small piece of Velcro (fuzzy side) on each small square of the question pages.
Collate the booklet pages (back page first, then the 12 question pages, then booklet cover).
Line pages on left side.
Attach 12 visual squares on back page template via Velcro.
Two hole punch the left side or the top of page (your preference) and attach book rings.
This product is easy to use with your students. It is a great place to start with your WH-question goals.
Students are often pleased to use this activity, because of the visuals.
It gives them the support they appreciate.
First, explain to the child what the book is about. The book is to help answer WHY questions.
Show the child the visual for WHY.
Then, explain each page will have a question and the answer choices are on the RIGHT side.
Show him/her the choices.
Go over each choice, one by one, so he/she will know what the choices are.
(After a couple times using this booklet, you may not need to go through the above steps).
Finally, go through the booklet with the child.
Ask the question, while pointing to the picture on the page. Repeat if necessary.
Point to choices and ask the child to pick one. You may need to model this at first.
As the child, chooses the answer. If the child does not say the answer aloud, model it or prompt him/her.
Place answer on page square.
After saying what is on the answer square, repeat it using a full sentence to encourage correct grammar.
Point to each word as you help child read the sentence. Show how the symbol represents each word.
Go through the remaining pages this way.