By far, the largest speech-language book companion packet I've prepared to date, this digital download accompanies the children's book "The Night Before Thanksgiving" by Natasha Wing, and includes 92 pages of activities with instructions to target multiple IEP objectives over several sessions!! In this packet, you will find the following:
*Sequence the story: Includes 18 ordinal number cards, corresponding written word ordinal number cards for matching (i.e. 1st/first), and 18 cards for sequencing the main events from the story. Use as few or as many as you would like depending on the students’ recall skills.
*12 vocabulary cards of key/Tier II vocabulary from the book, 12 matching definition cards, & 12 word wall display cards
*36 corresponding synonym cards for key vocabulary (includes answer key)
*2 vocabulary practice worksheets with 12 sentences each
*32 additional common words taken from the book with 32 each corresponding synonym and antonym cards
*27 Comprehension Questions cards with “wh-” and critical thinking questions related to the book
*60 cards with 30 pairs of rhyming words for playing matching game
*Out of Sorts! Parts of Speech Sort, including:
*6 mats upon which students can sort parts of speech cards (nouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, prepositions, pronouns), with pictured examples
*A chart on which students can record the various parts of speech that they find
*Color-coded Turkey-Part-of-Speech Cube.
*Various parts of speech cards (86 nouns, 59 verbs, 29 adjectives, 13 adverbs, 16 prepositions, 10 pronouns)
*It’s Easy as Pie: The traditional recipe for Libby’s Pumpkin Pie is included, followed by 9 sequencing cards (with the same corresponding ordinal number cards as from the activity of sequencing the book)
*Comprehension and reasoning questions related to the recipe.
*Cause and Effect: Given a statement from or related to the book, the student must identify the cause and effect in each statement.
*Would you Rather…? : Students answer Thanksgiving Day-related questions that require they choose between 2 options & must explain their choice.
*Articulation Lists for practice using words taken directly from the book for target phonemes /s, s blends, l, l blends, ch, sh, th, z, r, vocalic r, r blends/
*Grammar Yams: Students identify the correct choices between is/are, was/were, don’t/doesn’t, and various pronouns to complete a sentence.
*Writing Prompts – Included are writing prompts for various types of writing pieces, pages on which the student can complete their writing, and different graphic organizers to assist students with pre-writing organization of ideas.
*Open-ended Thanksgiving themed game board.
**DISCLAIMER: This product does not include a download of the book "The Night Before Thanksgiving" by Natasha Brown. It is only a companion packet containing speech and language activities that can be used in conjunction with the book. To purchase the book, you may access it through Amazon.com at the following link: http://www.amazon.com/Night-Before-Thanksgiving-Natasha-Wing/dp/0448425297/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1404676482&sr=8-1&keywords=the+night+before+thanksgiving