speech and language teaching concepts for All About Weather in speech therapy

Frequent Speech Sounds:

/w/ initial
/th/ medial (voiced)
/er/ final

Themes:

Spring
weather
changing seasons

Book Details:

Diverse Characters: Yes
Age Recommendation: Early Childhood, Elementary

All About Weather

By Huda Harajli

Welcome to the wonderful world of weather! From the warm, balmy days of summer to the cold, crisp nights of winter, kids will learn all about the four seasons, as well as how clouds form, why it rains, what causes a rainbow, and so much more.

This fun Spring and weather-themed book can be used in speech therapy to address the changing of seasons and describing. It is also great for targeting predicting.  Discover more of the speech and language teaching concepts for using All About Weather in speech therapy below: 

Key Teaching concepts

Narrative Structure:

descriptive sequence

Narrative Concepts:

vocabulary
theme/message
illustration study
predicting
adjectives
verbs (present tense)
verbs (present progressive)
verbs (action)
text features

Vocabulary:

weather, seasons, bloom, thermometer, wind, clouds, umbrella, storm

Grammar:

adjectives
verbs (present tense)
verbs (present progressive)
verbs (action)

Text Features:

different colors and text boxes for emphasis

Predicting:

What kind of weather will each season bring?
What will happen in Spring?
What shapes will the clouds make?
How do you think each season feels?
What will happen when the rain comes?

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.