Themed Therapy: Fall Sensory Bin Companion For Speech & Language

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This is a fall sensory bin companion for speech and language. Included in this companion are lesson plans for using the fall sensory bin. Students can learn new fall themed vocabulary while having a tactile, hands on experience.

Who this resource is for - This resource is designed for speech pathologists to use with students to work on articulation, fluency, grammar, language and social skills with a fall themed unit.

This resource could also be for preschool & kindergarten literacy centers, ESL teachers, special education teachers and for parents wanting to work on these skills at home.

Included in the sensory bin companion:

Directions for assembly and how to use in therapy

Articulation word lists for fall/autumn

Language word lists for fall/autumn

Following directions lesson plans & stimulus items

Printables for following directions & describing by size & color

Printable sorting mats for comparatives & superlatives

Printables for sorting comparatives & superlatives (laminate & attach to boxes/bins)

Language stimulus items & visual sentence strips

Fall printables for the sensory bin (Language sitmulus items & visual strips to be used with printables)

Rake printable and blank leaves template

Rake the Leaves Articulation Activity – Early sounds: /m, n, p, b, t, d/

Rake the Leaves Articulation Activity – Early sounds: /k, g, f, v, s, z/

Rake the Leaves Articulation Activity – Early sounds: /sh, ch, l, l-blends, r-blends, s-blends, OR, AR, ER, th/

Apple Picking Activities – Lesson Plan and apple printables

Graphic Credits & Terms Of Use

Skills You Can Target With A Fall Sensory Bin

Target basic concepts - in, out, next to, behind, under, through, near, far, up, down, before, after, through, between, etc.

Target attributes - Describe the items in the bin with adjectives and descriptive language. Compare/contrast how the items are similar and different. Talk about how the items feel, look, smell, etc. Describe the children doing fall activities by attributes of the color, shape, size.

Target story narration & sequencing – Have students create a story using the kids and fall themed vocabulary. Receptively, can create a story and then ask the students wh-questions about your short story. Other skills to target with this activity: summarizing, main idea, conjunctions, dialog, prepositional phrases, and adding a new ending to the story.

Target social language - Work on joint attention, initiating requests, making comments, sharing opinions (i.e. β€œHere comes the giant pumpkin!”), turn taking, and pretend play. Also, work on tone of voice or voice volume.

Target speech fluency - Practice using speech fluency strategies while playing, describing what the students are doing in phrases/sentences.

Target grammar & MLU - Build sentences targeting present progressive, pronouns, is/are, third person singular, and plurals.

Click on the preview to see more pictures in action as well as details for how to assemble a sensory bin, and a summary of all the skills you can target while using a sensory bin in speech therapy.

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