speech and language teaching concepts for Whose Tools Are These? in speech therapy​ ​

Frequent Speech Sounds:

/h/ initial
/z/ final
/t/ initial
/l/ medial
/r/ initial
/th/ initial

Themes:

community helpers

Book Details:

Diverse Characters: Yes
Age Recommendation: Early Childhood, Elementary

Whose Tools Are These?

By Sharon Katz Cooper

Describes some of the different kinds of tools that workers use.

This fun community helpers book can be used in speech therapy to inferencing! It is also great for noticing illustrations and for thinking about how tools go together as well as their function! Discover more of the speech and language teaching concepts for using Whose Tools Are These? in speech therapy below:

Key Teaching concepts

Narrative Structure:

descriptive sequence

Narrative Concepts:

illustration study​
inferencing​
adjectives​
verbs (action)
verbs (present progressive)
object function
repetitive text​

Vocabulary:

doctor, chef, biologist, hair dresser, teacher, artist, lifeguard

Grammar:

adjectives
verbs (action)
verbs (present progressive)
object function

Text Features:

repetitive text
fun facts

Inferencing:

Who’s tools do you think these are?
How do you know these belong to them?

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