speech and language teaching concepts for Apple Farmer Annie in speech therapy​ ​

Frequent Speech Sounds:

/n/ medial
/sh/ initial
/z/ final
/or/ initial and medial
/r/ medial
/er/ medial and final

Themes:

apples

Book Details:

Diverse Characters: Yes
Age Recommendation: Early Childhood

Apple Farmer Annie

By Monica Wellington

Apple cider, applesauce, apple muffins, cakes, and pies! Annie is a very busy apple farmer. She bakes yummy treats with the apples she picks and saves her best apples to sell at the market. Follow Annie through her apple-filled day of picking, counting, sorting, baking, and selling, and then try making some of her simple apple recipes.

This simple apples book can be used in speech therapy to address present tense verbs. It is also great for sequencing and for targeting describing as well as for /n/, /sh/, /z/, /or/, /r/ and /er/ sounds! Discover more of the speech and language teaching concepts for using Apple Farmer Annie in speech therapy below:

Key Teaching concepts

Narrative Structure:

action sequence

Narrative Concepts:

vocabulary​
sequencing​
illustration study​
adjectives​
verbs (present tense)
pronouns (subject- she)

Sequencing:

order of events during Annie’s day at the orchard and market

Vocabulary:

orchard, ripe, organize, cider, city, farms market, customer

Grammar:

adjectives​
verbs (present tense)
pronouns (subject- she)

If you are interested in seeing other apple-themed books to use in therapy, then check out the Themed Narrative Key Teaching Points Book List for a printable copy.