Roll and Retell - Building Summarizing, Communication, and Writing Skills
Games for the classroom: FREE Read and retell game. Love this idea to pass the dice around the room and have 6 students roll and retell. or I could roll as the teacher and choose students to retell. This would also work great for small reading groups.
(Grades Love the easy first grade passages. Great for introducing reading comprehension.
Following Directions and Listening Game: Teacher Says
This is a GREAT listening/directions game
3 step directions may be easy to find online, but this selection is geared specifically for practicing speech therapy.
Animal report template making lemonade in second grade animal
50 Multi-Step Directions for Speech Therapy Practice (This is something my son… Comprehension
FREE LISTENING SKILLS ACTIVITY: Before you can effectively teach procedures, your students need to listen and attend to what you are saying. I like to strengthen my students' listening skills with activities like Listen
Common Core Booster: Text-Based Answers (Sentence Writing Prompts)
This checklist helps students to build better, more descriptive paragraphs. Having this posted on the wall, or on a laminated sheet in their books will help them to take a second look at their writing in order to improve upon it.
Visual cues to use when teaching memory strategies. For cognitive therapy.
Free worksheets and activity suggestions to help children practice important listening skills (from "School Sparks").
Sea Animal Memory Game - cut in half and tape to the side of Duplos for a spin on a traditional matching game
This packet of reading responses will help your students comprehend when reading fiction, non-fiction, or even when they listen to a book/cd digitally. Perfectly aligns to the Common Core State Standards (CCSS).