speech and language teaching concepts for A Little Book About Spring in speech therapy
Frequent Speech Sounds:




Book Details:
Diverse Characters: N/A
Age Recommendation: Early Childhood, Elementary

A Little Book About Spring

By Leo Lionni

Spring is a time of budding trees, chirping birds, and croaking frogs. Discover these and more wonders of spring in this delightful board book inspired by the works of legendary children’s book author-illustrator Leo Lionni.

This sweet Spring book can be used in speech therapy to work on describing what we see, smell, and feel during Spring. It is also great for targeting fun action verbs. Discover more of the speech and language teaching concepts for using A Little Book About Spring in speech therapy below:

Key Teaching Concepts

Narrative Structure:

descriptive sequence

Narrative Concepts:

illustration study
verbs (action)
verbs (present progressive)
text features


bud, bloom, meadow, rustling, soil, soak


verbs (action)
verbs (present progressive)

Text Features:

colored font for emphasis

If you are interested in seeing other Spring books to use in therapy, then check out the Narrative Teaching Points Book List for a printable copy