speech and language teaching concepts for Apples for Everyone in speech therapy​ ​

Frequent Speech Sounds:

/p/ medial
/l/ medial and final
/z/ final

Themes:

fall
apples

Book Details:

Diverse Characters: N/A
Age Recommendation: Elementary

Apples for Everyone

By Jill Esbaum

Apples for Everyone is a new picture book in the Picture the Seasons series that the whole family can enjoy. This attractive and educational companion to the best-selling titles A Tree for All Seasons and Pilgrims of Plymouth features stunning National Geographic photography and a stimulating, accessible text.

This nonfiction fall and apples book can be used in speech therapy to address rich vocabulary. It is also great for describing and for noticing illustrations as well as for /p/, /l/ and /z/ sounds! Discover more of the speech and language teaching concepts for using Apples for Everyone in speech therapy below:

Key Teaching concepts

Narrative Structure:

descriptive sequence thoughts?*
nonfiction

Narrative Concepts:

vocabulary​
illustration study​
adjectives​
verbs (action)
text features​

Vocabulary:

harvest, orchard, bloom, blossom, flutter, ripe, colonist, England, pioneer, core, Johnny Appleseed

Grammar:

adjectives​
verbs (action)

Text Features:

dashes
italics
enlarged text
change in text color
exclamation marks

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