There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Shell {Speech & Language Story Activities}

Simply Speech
Grade Levels
PreK - 2nd
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29 pages
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Pages 4-7: Large story sequencing Activity
Print, cut, and laminate. Have your students “feed” the lady (page 4) as you read the story. These can also be used as vocabulary cards.

Pages 8-10: Student Story Sequence activity
Let your students demonstrate their story sequencing skills as they put the story in order. Pictures are black and white so they can color in the pictures when they are done.

Pages 11-14: Cover The Dots!
Have your students cover the dots with chips, markers or even better- candy as they correctly practice a target word or answer a question!

Page 15: Color the Story
Have your students work on vocabulary as they color in the pictures as they read about them in the story.

Page 16: Story Scavenger Hunt
Have your students search the story for words that contain their target sound!

Pages 17-21: Mini Book
Students can illustrate a mini version of the story. Great for story retell, articulation practice, and homework!

Pages 22-23: Rhyming Word Sort
This is a cut and paste rhyming activity! Have your students cut out the words on page 23 and glue them into the correct columns on page 22.

Pages 24-25: Following Directions!
Read the instructions on page 25 for your students to follow or make up your own!

Page 26-28: Compare & Contrast
Have your students Compare and contrast vocabulary words and characters from the story!

Total Pages
29 pages
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