Jim the chimpanzee is in a terrible mood for no good reason. His friends can’t understand it–how can he be in a bad mood when it’s SUCH a beautiful day? They have lots of suggestions for how to make him feel better. But Jim can’t take all the advice…and has a BIT of a meltdown. Could it be that he just needs a day to feel grumpy?
This quirky book about kindness can be used in speech therapy to address social/emotional topics like friendship and feelings. It is also great for targeting inferencing! It is filled with the following sounds to address in therapy: /gr/, /sh/, /j/, /n/. Discover more of the speech and language teaching concepts for using Grumpy Monkey in speech therapy below: