speech and language teaching concepts for how do dinosaurs say happy chanukah in speech therapy

Frequent Speech Sounds:

/d/ initial

Themes:

Hanukkah
appropriate behavior for holidays and family events

Book Details:

Diverse Characters: N/A
Age Recommendation: Early Childhood, Elementary

How Do Dinosaurs Say Happy Chanukah?

From the warm glow of holiday candles in the menorah to the fun of family gatherings, little dinosaurs love to celebrate the Festival of Lights. But sometimes the excitement of Chanukah, its treasured rituals, and the tradition of gifts can tempt a youngster to misbehave. . . .Come along on a joyful romp filled with tumbling dreidels and melting gelt as America's favorite prehistoric pals spread a little mischief this season. Children will laugh out loud as dinosaurs fidget, fuss, and stomp through every occasion, while their human parents shift from shock to weary patience. How do dinosaurs say Happy Chanukah? The same way they say Merry Christmas: With an abundance of love, joy, memory, and gratitude.

This engaging Hanukkah book can be used in speech therapy to address hypothetical questions about how dinosaurs might act and behave on Hanukkah. It is also great for targeting sequencing and rhyming! Discover more of the speech and language teaching concepts for using How Do Dinosaurs Say Happy Chanukah in speech therapy below:

Key Teaching concepts

Narrative Structure:

action sequence

Narrative Concepts:

vocabulary
theme/message
sequencing
problem solving
phonological awareness

Sequencing:

order of how dinosaurs might behave on Hanukkah
order of how dinosaurs act on Hanukkah

Vocabulary:

fidget, fuss, peek, stashed, snatch

Phonological Awareness:

rhyming

Problem Solving:

How do dinosaurs act on Hanukkah? Do they misbehave and throw tantrums or do are they helpful and good sports?

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