book Apple Picking Day in speech therapy

Frequent Speech Sounds:

/l/

Themes:

fall
apples

Book Details:

Diverse Characters: Yes
Age Recommendation: Early Childhood

Apple Picking Day

By Candice Ransom

Who doesnโ€™t love to go apple picking at the first sign of fall? A sister and brother celebrate autumn with a trip to a local apple orchard in this simple, rhyming early reader.
The kids bound with glee through the rows of trees, and race against other children to pick the most and the best apples. The story of their day is bright, fun, and full of light action. Itโ€™s told in easy-to-follow rhyme, ensuring a successful reading experience.

This joyful rhyming apple-themed book can be used to celebrate the fall season and for building background knowledge for kids who have never been to an apple orchard before. It is also great for story recall of a small moment event,ย as well as for describing! Discover more of the speech and language teaching concepts for using Apple Picking Day in speech therapy below:

Key Teaching concepts

Narrative Structure:

action sequence

Grammar:

conjunctions
prepositions
compound adjectives
pronouns (subject and object)

Phonological Awareness:

rhyming