Ages: 12-22Grades: 7-Adult
Use narrative-based language intervention to help clients increase their interactions with friends, family, and co-workers. These illustrated lessons are for teens and adults with developmental disabilities, autism, and/or English Language Learners.
The language lessons teach clients to generate narratives while focusing on listening, expression, vocabulary, grammar, and conversation skills. The materials use a strategy similar to the Teaching Tales model used with clients with autism (Blank, McKirdy, & Payne, 1997). This approach lets you target a variety of speech and language skills based on client need.
Each book has 25 age-appropriate lessons. Each lesson consists of a four-part picture sequence (i.e., a routine) and a corresponding page of language stimuli. Three levels of language stimuli allow you to easily adapt the lesson to your client's needs:
Every lesson progresses in this sequence:
Each book targets a specific area of daily living. The 4-book set consists of:
Complete 4 Book set: each book 55 pages • 8.5 x 11, spiral • ©2008