A man and his dog have a whale of a time when their boat trip leads to unexpected adventure in this charmingly illustrated verse children’s book. With enough lunch for three, Mr. Magee and his dog Dee head out to the sea. But what begins as a fun day in the sun turns a bit bumpy when one playful whale decides to say hello. Soon the crew that once was floating finds themselves flying! How will they get down? Who will come to their rescue? And when will they ever get to eat lunch? Down to the Sea with Mr. Magee is a great read-aloud book, sure to provide fits of giggles.
This adventurous summer and ocean themed book can be used in speech therapy to focus on inferencing and rhyming. It is also great for noticing character expressions and for describing using various adjectives. Discover more of the speech and language teaching concepts for using Down to the Sea with Mr. Magee in speech therapy below: