April Speech Therapy Lesson Plans

FREE April Speech Therapy Calendar to plan themed therapy activities

April in speech therapy is all about weather, bugs, Easter, Earth Day and other spring activities! I’ve put together some fun spring-themed resources to make your speech therapy activities easier during April with your students. Just rearrange for Easter as needed each year. Make sure you get the free download to print the April therapy plans at the bottom of this post.

Check out these podcast episodes to help in deciding which books are best for your speech therapy sessions.

PODCAST: Our Favorite Spring Picture Books for Speech Therapy
PODCAST: Deep Dive into Using Bear Finds Eggs in Speech Therapy
PODCAST: Our Favorite Bug-Themed Picture Books in Speech Therapy

Week 1: Easter Eggs

BOOKS: Click, Clack, Peep!, Pete the Cat: The Big Easter Adventure, Bear Finds Eggs

ARTICULATION: Easter Dice & Dot, Easter Egg Craft

LANGUAGE: Easter Dice & Dot, No Prep Language- Easter and Spring, Spring Narrative Notes

Week 2: Bugs

BOOKS: The Honeybee, The Very Quiet Cricket, Hank’s Big Day: The Story of a Bug, The Very Impatient Caterpillar


LANGUAGE: Bugs Dice & Dot, Spring Narrative Notes, Bug Narrative Notes

Week 3: Bugs and Birds

BOOKS: This is the Nest That Robin Built, Snail Crossing

ARTICULATION: Spring Dice & Dot, Articulation 100 Trials (snails)

LANGUAGE: Bug Narrative Notes, Spring Dice & Dot

Week 4: Earth Day

BOOKS: Recycle!, Harlem Grown, Hey, Little Ant

ARTICULATION: Earth Day Match & Say, Articulation 50 Trials (Earth), Read & Review- Spring Books Companion

LANGUAGE: Earth Day Match & Say, Earth Day Lap Book, Read & Review: Spring Book Companion, Spring Narrative Notes

Week 5: Weather

BOOKS: Splat the Cat: The Rain is a Pain, Move Over, Rover, Bruce’s Big Storm

ARTICULATION: Spring Match & Say, Quick-Play Spring

LANGUAGE: Spring Match & Say, Rainbow Craft, Weather Narrative Notes

Enter your name and email below and I’ll send you these April speech therapy lesson plans for free! The calendar has several spots for you to add your own therapy plans, a to-do list, and room at the top for you to write down any screenings or meetings you need to remember for the month.

If you want to see next month’s calendar for May, check it out HERE. Editable templates are also available in my TpT store.

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