speech and language teaching concepts for Biscuit Visits the Doctor in speech therapy​ ​
Frequent Speech Sounds:

/b/ initial
/w/ initial
/f/ final
/sk/ medial
/er/ final
/gr/ initial


community helpers

Book Details:
Diverse Characters: Yes
Age Recommendation: Early Childhood

Biscuit Visits the Doctor

By Alyssa Satin Capucilli

Going to the doctor can be scary. Read along with Biscuit to find out that a visit to the doctor is another opportunity for fun and learning! How much has Biscuit grown? Let’s find out! Join Biscuit and the little girl when they visit Dr. Green’s office for a checkup, and meet new friends, too!

This cute community helpers book can be used in speech therapy to address sequencing. It is also great for noticing character expressions and for targeting action verbs as well as for /b/, /w/, /f/, /sk/, /er/ and /gr/ sounds! Discover more of the speech and language teaching concepts for using Biscuit Visits the Doctor in speech therapy below:

Key Teaching Concepts

Narrative Structure:

action sequence

Narrative Concepts:

verbs (action)


order of events at the vet

Figurative Language:



verbs (action)


How does Biscuit feel when he meets Dr. Green?
How does Biscuit feel after a little while?
How do you know he feels more comfortable?

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