using The Jacket I Wear in the Snow in speech therapy

Frequent Speech Sounds:

/th/ initial
/j/ initial (“jacket”)
/sn/
/air/

Themes:

winter

Book Details:

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

The Jacket I Wear in the Snow

By Shirley Neitzel

Key Teaching concepts

Narrative Structure:

descriptive sequence

Narrative Concepts:

sequencing
adjectives
verbs (actions)
verbs (regular past tense)
text features
phonological awareness

Sequencing:

order of items put on and taken off

Vocabulary:

woolly, stocking, matches, stiff, bunchy, wrinkled

Grammar:

adjectives
verbs (actions)
verbs (regular past tense)
prepositional phrases

Text Features:

multi-media
repetitive text

Phonological Awareness:

rhyming

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