Added in 2017 TO OUR BEST SELLING SERIES OF SpeechPages! Based on AGE-APPROPRIATE FUNCTIONAL Life-Topic VOCATIONAL Themes!
We have received a lot of feedback requesting themes that work with older students (as well as for many adults with developmental disabilities) in need of these types of materials! This set offers a creative and fun option for a wide age-range of populations! Younger clients will enjoy and benefit from these as well!
READY TO USE! Everything is Laminated and Velcroed! Includes FOUR Fun SpeechPages, each with a set of EIGHT picture cards attached with Velcro to the the handy Velcro holding area on the bottom of the page. That's 32 Interactive Velcroed Cards In This Set!
Each SpeechPage in this set has a Fun VOCATIONAL Type themes displayed with interactive pieces attached! These FUNCTIONAL & AGE-APPROPRIATE topics allow clients to work on following multi-step directions with visuals displays on topics of Sub Sandwich Making, Checkout Counter Work, Office Sorting, and Packing for Shipping!
Work with a wide range of ability and age levels with the SAME SpeechPages! Complexity & variation of direction following are possible through multiple elements available on each of these SpeechPages!
Examples: The prompt to the client may be simple, or gradually growing in elements until they are more complex: "Put a pickle on the bread." but a more complicated prompt could be used: "Place onions and tomato in the big take-out cup." or even more complex "Put mustard and mayonnaise on the top bread, and lettuce and tomato on the meat." Ex from another page: "Put two pennies in the cash register's drawer." or more complex "Put a dollar in the man's hand and a coupon in the girl's hand."
A helpful page PACKED with sample therapy usage prompts is also included for Free to get you started! You should be able to come up with many many more receptive language listening prompts than we give you! Tip: For even more fun and interesting ideas try using cards from different pages! There are almost countless combinations to create!
If you are looking for strategies for teaching following directions you have found it! These SpeechPages are great for Teaching Following Directions!
These HEAVY-DUTY LAMINATED SpeechPages are & ILLUSTRATED by an Experienced Speech Language Pathologist! Don D'Amore MA CCC-SLP the creator and illustrator of all SpeechPage materials has worked as a Speech Language Pathologist for over 25 years both Full-Time in school setting and Part-Time with Adults with developmental disabilities living in community homes! This vast experience is reflected in the design of each SpeechPage!
NOTE: These materials are designed for use in a clinical setting to practice listening skills for following multi-step directions using functional daily life themes. These materials are not intended as a training materials for any specific vocations.
! Warning: Choking Hazard. Small Parts. Not For Children Under 3. !
"Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn."-Benjamin Franklin