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Adjectives Categories
Nouns


Other Languages (ESL)

Prepositions Pronouns

Verbs

Vocabulary - Semantics WH Questions



 
ADJECTIVES

Tell Me About It
A describing activity from
Christine Prohaska. Posted 12/17/06.
Tell Me About It

Adjectives Poster

Adjective Poster

Concepts and Grammar Worksheets
Symbol-based materials illustrate basic concepts and language usage.
Fast or Slow

Fast or Slow2

His or Her

In Front of or Behind

In or Out

On or Off

Up or Down

Adjective Activity

Adjective Activity Directions

Adjective Cue Cards

Attributes Game
A super way to work on expressive vocabulary, classification, description, and reasoning in the classroom. This game is easily adaptable for students of varying abilities.


AttributesDirections
Attributes Clues
Attributes Cards1
Attributes Cards2
Attributes Cards3
Attributes Cards4
Attributes Cards5
Attributes Cards6
Attributes Cards7
Attributes Cards8

 
Zoo Scavenger Hunt for adjective practice
 
Zoo Scavenger Hunt
 
Describing Visual Aids Created by Dominique Simone, BCIU #22.  Posted 6/8/09.

Describing Nouns
DescribingUsingAdjecives
DescribingUsingAttributes
 
 
Adjectives/Attributes Created by Polina Abeyeva.  Posted 10/16/11.
 
Adjectives_Attributes
 
Wheel for Describing Created by Karen Russell.  Posted 2/15/13.
 
Wheel for Describing


 
CATEGORIZATION MATERIALS

Food Group Challenge
from Kelly Pabst. Students categorize food -- fun for Thanksgiving or any time. Posted 11/15/06.
FoodGroup Challenge

Category Worksheets
from Jennifer Wetter. Posted 7/12/06.
category HARD

category RED

category SOFT

category WEAR

category WHEELS

Household Categories
Print on cardstock and laminate. Put soft Velcro on the blanks on the templates, rough Velcro on the back of the cards. Students name and place cards in the appropriate room. For artic, categorization, vocabulary practice. From Linda Balsiger. Posted 11/7/06.
Bathroom pieces

Bathroom template

Bedroom pieces

Bedroom Template

Living Room pieces

Living Room Template

Kitchen Pieces

Kitchen Template

Transportation Categories
Follow directions above to assemble and use. From Linda Balsiger. Posted 11/7/06.
Air and Land Pieces

Air Template

Land Template

Emergency pieces

Emergency Template

Water Pieces

Water Template

Animal Categories
Follow directions above to assemble and use. From Linda Balsiger. Posted 11/7/06.
Farm Animal Pieces

Farm Animal Template

Ocean Animal Pieces

Ocean Animal Template

Zoo Animal Pieces

Zoo Animal Template

Sorting Games
for articulation and categorization practice. Posted 4/12/06.
Big or Small

Big Game

Small Game

Sky or Land

Sky Pictures

Land Pictures

Food Group Categorization

Bread cards1

Bread cards2

Grains

Fruit cards

Fruit cards 2

Fruit Veggie page

Meat Cards

Meat page

Miscellaneous Foods

Veggie cards1

Veggie cards2

Category Books
Read the directions to help students learn to categorize. Use this format and Boardmaker to create your own categorizing activities.
Category Book directions

Appliance catetory symbols

Food Category symbols

Category Cards
Cut out and put into envelopes for quick picture reference with multiple exemplars for: vegetables, fruits, desserts, drinks, animals, insects, appliances, places, feelings, meats, and tools. These can be used for discussing similarities and differences within categories, too. From Jessica Kulp.
Categories

Which One Doesn't Belong?
worksheets to address categorization, exclusion, and reasoning.
Does Not Belong1

Does Not Belong2

Does Not Belong3

Categorization Activities
related to seasons and weather. Print chart pages and laminate. Print answer card pages, cut apart, and use for sorting. From Gretchen Curtis. Posted 7/19/07.
Seasons Chart

Seasons chart answers1

Seasons chart answers2

Weather clothes chart

Clothes answers1

Squares Category Naming Games
A fun way for two players to practice naming within a category. Two games are symbol-based for younger players. One game is text-based for older players. Created by Kathy Gadbury. Posted 8/15/07.
Category Game1

Category Game2

Word-based Category Game

Category Game Boards
Quick and easy gameboards to reinforce labeling, describing, or categorizing. Print boards on legal size paper. Created by Abby Chibnik. Posted 9/9/07.
Category Gameboard 1

Category Gameboard 2

What Doesn't Belong?
Worksheets with high quality photographs. Created by Kim Carr. 11/20/07.
What doesn't belong1

What doesn't belong2

What doesn't belong3

Things I Eat Categorization Books
by Kim Cline. Use for vocabulary, categorization, rebus readin. Cut apart the matrix of pictures and glue onto appropriate pages. Posted 12/2/07.
Things to Eat

Breakfast Lunch

Eat Bacon

Eat Cereal

Eat Chicken Nuggets

Eat Eggs

Eat French Fries

Eat Grilled Cheese

Eat Hamburger

Eat Pancakes

Eat Pizza

Eat Toast

Things I Wear Categorization Book
by Kim Cline. See use and assembly instructions above. Posted 12/2/07.
Things I Wear

Wear hat

Wear sandals

Wear boots

Wear scarf

Wear shorts

Wear sunglasses

Wear sweater

Wear swimsuit

Wear tanktop

Winter Summer

Category Worksheets
to elicit category labels based on 4 category members. Print on paper so students can write their answer and keep the worksheet, or print on cardstock and laminate so students can use wipe-off markers for repeated use. From Jennifer Kupchik-Spinelli. Posted 1/14/08.
animals

art supplies

baby animals

balls

bears

birds

birthday

body parts

camping

candy

cats

Christmas

cold

colors

directions

drinks

Easter

fall

family

farm animals

feelings

flowers

food

Fourth of July

Fruit

furniture

games

Halloween

hot

house pets

in a bathroom

in a kitchen

insects

instruments1

instruments2

money

months

numbers

outerspace

parts of a tree

people1

people2

places

planets

red

rooms

sea animals

shapes

shells

sicknesses

snacks

sports

spring

St. Patrick's Day

sweet

Thanksgiving

things in the air

teeth

things that hop

tools

transportation

Valentine's Day

vegetables

weather

winter

yellow
 
Same/Different for Grades K-3. Target language development: synonyms, antonyms, categorization.  Created by Jennifer Brezel Kulkin.  Posted 11/5/09. 
Same/Different1
Same/Different2
 
Categories  Each student names or identifies an item in the category. The student then circles or colors the picture.  Submitted by Jessica Curry.  Posted 2/17/10.

cat-fruits
cat-lunch or dinner
cat-meat
cat-snacks
cat-toys
cat-transportation
cat-vegetables
cat-water animals
cat-weather
cat-clothing
cat-common verbs
cat-community
cat-dessert
cat-farm animals
cat-feelings
cat-animals
cat-body parts
cat-breakfast
cat-celebrate
Sentence Strips for Identifying Categories Submitted by Kamala Prasad.  Posted 10/10/10.
Is an animal
Has wheels
is a vegetable
is in my kitchen
lives on a farm
 
Naming Category Items for therapy and homework.  By Alisa Sonneberg.  Posted 11/14/10.;


NamingCategory1
NamingCategory2
NamingCategory3
NamingCategory4
NamingCategory5
NamingCategory6
NamingCategory7
NamingCategory8
NamingCategory9
NamingCategory10
 
Category Funnel Graphic Organizer by Lori Vareldzia. Posted 3/3/12.
Category Funnel
 
What Does Not Belong Worksheet by Sharon Ascher.  Posted 1/26/14.
 
What Does Not Belong

 
NOUNS


Grammar Posters

Noun Poster

Noun Test

Defining Nouns
Visual aid to help students write more complete definitions. Posted 10/12/05.
DefiningNouns
 
What is a Noun? Created by June Cabel.  Posted 11/3/08.
 
WhatisaNoun?

Irregular Plural Bingo   Submitted by Jessica Curry.  Posted 2/27/10.

Irregular Plurals Bingo
Irregular Plurals Bingo2
Irregular Plurals Bingo3
Irregular Plurals Bingo4
Irregular Plurals Bingo5
Irregular Plurals Bingo Calling
 
Irregular Plural Flip Book  Print out, laminate and bind. Data sheet included.  Submitted by Jessica Curry.  Posted 2/27/10.
 
Irregular Plurals Flip Book
Irregular Plurals Flip Book2
Irregular Plurals Flip Book3
Irregular Plural Flip Cover
Irregular Plural Flip Data
 
Irregular Plural File Folder Game  Submitted by Jessica Curry.  Posted 2/17/10.
 
Irregular Plurals Game Board left
Irregular Plurals Game Board right
 
Possessives Visual for working on possessive marker 's.  Student tells who the object belongs to.  Example: It is the boy's pencil. Created by Megan Hojnacki.  Posted 2/19/11/
 

Possessive Boy
Possessive Girl
Possessive Dog
 
Plural Animals and Plural Transportation Created by Brandie Torres.  Posted 10/16/11.
 
Plural Animals
Plural Transportation
 
Things We Wear
Created by Brandie Torres. Posted 10/16/11.
 
Things We Wear

Plural PowerPoints
Created by Laura Scholten. Posted 2/7/12.
 
Plurals

Plurals ending in -y
Plurals ending in -f, -fe

Person, Place, or Thing  Symbols and questions to identify nouns  by who, what, or where.  Created by Pat Mervine.  Posted 11/12/12.

 
Person, Place, Thing
 
Irregular Plurals Created by Anita Fleming.  Posted 2/17/13.
 
Irregular Plurals
 

 
OTHER LANGUAGE (ESL) MATERIALS

Spanish Vocabulary Symbols
Posted 11/28/06.
Spanish Action Words

Spanish Animals

Spanish Food

Spanish Holiday Words1

Spanish Holiday Words2

Spanish Holiday Words3

First Words in English, Spanish, and ASL
Developed by Bethe Heile. Posted 1/14/07.
First Words1

First Words2

First Words3

Vocabulary for Vietnamese
with English and Vietnamese labels. From Renee Rosenberg. Posted 1/14/07.
Vietnamese Animals1

Vietnamese Animals2

Vietnamese Clothes

Vietnamese Foods1

Vietnamese Foods2

Vietnamese Winter1

Vietnamese Winter2

English-Spanish Materials

Bilingual Calendar

Bilingual School Words

Spanish Verb Symbols
Created by Cynthia McClure. Posted 1/9/08.
ActionVerbs Spanish1

ActionVerbs Spanish2
 
/s/ Spanish Words for Articulation Practice  Created by Katie King.  Posted 10/25/08. Additional pages posted 2/15/10.
 /s/SpanishWords
SpanishArticWords/l/
SpanishArticWords/s/
 
Spanish Holiday Words & Symbols Created by Cynthia McClure.  Posted 11/21/08.

Spanish Holiday1
Spanish Holiday2
Spanish Holiday3

 
PREPOSITIONS

Spatial Vocabulary Worksheet
created by Stephanie Bailey. Posted 12/4/06/
SpatialVocabulary

P
repositions - Sorting by Place Print on card stock, laminate. Put soft Velcro patches on the blanks on the templates and rough patches on the backs of the cards. Students name and place in appropriate places. From Linda Balsiger. Posted 11/7/06.
Behind Template

In Front Of Template

On Template

Under Template

Preposition Pieces

Preposition Activity: The Bear Went Over the Mountain
Song and crat activity for acting out prepositions (use teddy bear for flying). By Jennifer Wetter. Posted 9/24/06.
Bear Went Over the Mountain

How to Make Bears

Where is Slim?
Symbol-based storybook of prepositions. Created by Amy Vrbas. Posted 11/3/07.
Find Slim

First, Second, Last Worksheets
Spatial
concepts taught individually then mixed on these worksheets by Kim Scharoff. Reposted 12/2/07.
Which is First

Which is First2

Which is Second

Which is Second2

Which is Last

Which is Last2

Order Mixed

Order Mixed2

Order Mixed3

Order Mixed4
 
Complex Sentences Worksheet using connector words. Created by Joan Altimore.  Posted 5/3/09.
ComplexSentences
 
Squirrel Prepositions Board  For the old adage: A preposition is anything a squirrel can do to a tree! Print one board for each child. Use it receptively “Find all the squirrels UNDER trees” or expressively “I see a squirrel under a palm tree”. Use with any manipulative (pennies, magnets, goldfish) until all pictures are covered.  Created by Kelli Woods.  Posted 10/15/09.
SquirrelPrepositions
 
Apple Preposition Activity Submitted by Tricia Kaelin.  Posted 11/1/09.
Apple Page
Apple Prep1
Apple Prep2
Apple Prep3
Apple Prep4
ApplePrepStory
 
Animal Prepositions by Sarah Penn Morales. Posted 10/10/10.
 
Animals Behind
Animals In Front
Animals Mixed
 
Prepositions Submitted by Megan Hojnacki. Posted 2/19/11.
 
Prepositions1
Prepositions2
 
Ashley Lost Her New Kitten Preposition story by Jackie Phillips.  Posted 4/10/12.
Ashley Story
 In and Out Worksheet by Danielle Moreno.  Posted 3/2/14.  
In and Out Worksheet


 
PRONOUNS

Pronoun Game
To teach he/she with tips to expand to they/his/hers/theirs and thematic vocabulary.
PronounGameDirections

Pronoun1

Pronoun2

Pronoun Items

Pronoun/Preposition
Sentence level practice
In/On Sentence

He/She/They Sentence

He or She

In or Out

Opposites Match

Potato Head Family
activity for vocabulary and grammar practice
Potato Game Directions

Potato Family Symbols1

Potato Family Symbols2
 
Pronouns Visual Aid by June Cabal.  Posted 8/30/08.
Pronouns
 
Wipe Out Sentence Games for pronoun/verb practice. Created by Valerie Hannah.  Posted 10/15/09.


WipeOut Instructions
WipeOut They have a
WipeOut  They have b
WipeOut They are a
WipeOut They are b
WipeOut He is a
WipeOut He is b
WipeOut She is a
WipeOut She is b
WipeOut He has a
WipeOut He has b
WipeOut She has a
WipeOut She has b
 
Pronouns Created by Khyati Mehra.  Posted 11/5/09.
Pronouns1
 
Pronouns Identify or express using pronouns and verbs.  Print and laminate. Have each student pick up a card and formulate a sentence using the correct pronoun and verb.  Submitted by: Jessica Curry.  Posted 2/27/10.

Pronoun helper hesheitthey
Pronoun helper verbs shehe
Pronoun helper verbs shehe2
Pronoun helper verbs theyit
Pronoun helper verbs theyit2
Pronouns he she they it
 
Pronoun Book  Students attach symbols of "he, she, they" to the pages.  Created by Andrea Weaver.  Posted 10/16/11.
Pronoun Book
 
"I" Pronoun Book for students who use "me" or their name in place of "I."  Created by Alexis Albee.  Posted 3/3/12.
I_Am_Coloring.pdf
I_am_Playing.pdf
I_am_Singing.pdf
I_Book_Color.pdf
I_Book_Cover.pdf
I_Book_instructions.pdf
I_Book_Play.pdf
I_Book_Sing.pdf
I_Book_Smile.pdf
I_Book_Swim.pdf
I_Book_TV.pdf 
 
He vs She to practice identifying/labeling he/she at the simplest level.  Created by Sarah Penn Morales.  Posted 7/27/12.
He/She1
He/She2
 
Ice Cream Cones Activity for Pronouns and Categories  Created by Kellie Meixner.  Posted 10/17/12.
 
Ice Cream Cones
 

Where is her ??? For practice with possessive pronouns and final /er/.  Created by Pat Mervine.  Posted 11/12/12.

Where is her?
 

Pronouns and Associations Sentence level practice with subjective & possessive pronouns, verbs, and related objects.  Created by Pat Mervine. Posted 11/12/12.

Pronouns & Associations


 
VERBS

Verb Tense Guide
from Deb in Iowa. Posted 1/9/06
Verb Tense Guide

Verb Inflection Activity Cards
for students who need help with noun/verb agreement. Posted 2/13/06.
Verb Inflection Directions

Verb Inflection1

Verb Inflection2

Verb Inflection3

Irregular Plural Cards
Contributed by SLPs from Grant Wood AE in Iowa. Posted 1/9/06.
IrregPlural1

IrregPlural2

IrregPlural3

IrregPlural4

Verb Song
by Nancy Appletoft. Posted 10/11/06.
Verb Songboard

Verbs1

Verbs2

Verb Activity
from Nancy Appletoft. Print on cardstock, laminate. Cut out the action pictures. Students can Velcro to the scenes. Use to elicit verbs at the word and sentence level. Posted 11/17/06.
Field Scene

Park Scene

SceneManipulables

Grammar Helpers

Do and Does

Have and Has
Verb Tense Worksheet
Verb Tense Worksheet

-ing Words
Pages of present progressive verb forms for speech and language practice.
ING words1

ING words2

ING words3

ING words4

ING words5

ING words6

Irregular Past Tense Verbs
Posted 7/18/07.
IrregPastTense Verb Instructions

IrregularPastVerb1

IrregularPastVerb2

Pronoun & Verb Practice Activities
Posted 7/18/07.
Binder I Comm Book

He She Verbing

Who

Irregular Verbs
Homework page created by Anita Fleming. Posted 11/3/07.
IrregularPlurals

Present Progressive Verb Sentence
with manipulable cards. Created by Malka Koretzky. Posted 11/20/07.
Verb Board

Verb Pics

Past Tense Worksheet

Past Tense Verbs
 
-ing Homework Pages by Holly Ocampo. Posted 3/19/08.
-ing Binder 

Irregular Past Tense Verb FlashCards   Use these color-coded cards to teach those tricky irregular past tense by spelling similarities. Cut them out to play a matching game, or, glue front & back together for flash cards.  By  Shari Borger.  Posted 4/3/08.
Irregular Verbs






Irregular Verb Cards  Cut up each present and past irregular pair and glue them to index cards. It is a great activity to drill, drill, drill.  Created by Brianne Ruhnke, BCIU #22.  Posted 4/3/08.



Irregular Verbs1
Irregular Verbs2
irregular Verbs3
Irregular Verbs4
Irregular Verbs5
 
Was/Were and Has/Have Homework
Created by Maha Hasan.  Posted 11/5/09.
 
Was Were HW
Has Have HW
 

"I Am" Copula Book
Created by Julie Pettay.  Posted 2/15/10.

IamCopulaBook1
IamCopulaBook2
IamCopulaBook3
I am CopulaCover
I am Copula Pix
I am Copula Book Directions
 
Regular Past Tense Verbs Bingo  Print and laminate. Submitted by Jessica Curry.  Posted 2/27/10.

Regular past tense verb calling1
Regular past tense verb calling2
Regular past tense verb1 bingo
Regular past tense verb1 bingo2
Regular past tense verb1 bingo3
Regular past tense verb1 bingo4
Regular past tense verb1 bingo 5

Regular Past Tense Verbs Worksheets  Colors in the title are suggested colors for the paper on which you print them, which will help with organization. Submitted by Jessica Curry.  Posted 2/27/10.

Past tense verbs purple write 1
Verbs past tense purple write1
Verbs past tense purple
Past tense verbs blue write1
Verbs past tense blue write 2
 

Irregular Past Tense Verbs Worksheets  Colors in the title are suggested colors for the paper on which you print them, which will help with organization. Submitted by Jessica Curry.  Posted 2/27/10.

Irregular past tense write1
Verbs Irregular past tense write
Verbs Irregular past tense
 
Regular Past Tense Bingo  Submitted by Jessica Curry.  Posted 2/27/10.
 
Regular Past Tense Verb Bingo1
Regular Past Tense Verb Bingo2
Regular Past Tense Verb Bingo3
Regular Past Tense Verb Bingo4
Regular Past Tense Verb Bingo5
Regular Past Tense Verb Calling1
Regular Past Tense Verb Calling2
Irregular Past Tense Verbs Worksheet  Submitted by Jessica Curry.  Posted 2/27/10.

Irregular past tense write1
Verbs Irregular past tense writ
Verbs Irregular past tense
 
Irregular Past Tense Verb Flip Book (present progressive, irregular past tense, future). Print, laminate and bind. Submitted by Jessica Curry. Posted 2/27/10.
 
Today Yesterday Tomorrow Irregular1
Today Yesterday Tomorrow Irregular2
Today Yesterday Tomorrow Irregular3
 
Verb Book (present progressive, past, future). Print, laminate and bind. Submitted by Jessica Curry.  Posted 2/27/10.

Regular Verb Today Yesterday Tomorrow1
Regular Verb Today Yesterday Tomorrow2
Regular Verb Today Yesterday Tomorrow4
Regular Verb Today Yesterday Tomorrow5
Regular Verb Today Yesterday Tomorrow6
Regular Verb Today Yesterday Tomorrow7
Irregular Past Tense Verbs Helper Board   Submitted by Jessica Curry.  Posted 2/27/10. Irregular past tense helper board
 
Irregular Past Tense Bingo. Print and laminate. Submitted by Jessica Curry.  Posted 2/27/10/

Irregular Past Tense Bingo Call
Irregular Past Tense Bingo Call2
Irregular Past Tense Bingo3
Irregular Past Tense Bingo4
Irregular Psat Tense Bingo5
 
Regular & Irregular Past Tense File Folder Games   Print, glue to a file folder and laminate.  Submitted by Jessica Curry.  Posted 2/27/10.

Regular1 Verbs Game Board left

Regular1 Verbs Game Board right

Regular2 Verbs Game Board left
Regular2 Verbs Game Board right

Irregular Verbs Game Board left
Irregular Verbs Game Board right
 
Opposites Power Point Created by Laura Scholten.  Posted 2/7/12.
Opposites
 
Final -ed Verbs with /t/ Sound

These sheets contain regular past tense ed verbs ending with /t/ (as opposed to /d/ or /ed). I find that many pre-packaged resources do not distinguish from these three different ending types, from a sound perspective. The pictures contain the word form and can be used by both non-readers and readers in the following ways: for mass practice, duplicated and used for games like memory and bingo, or as part of a sentence-building exercise once working on generalisation and absorption into natural speech. Submitted by Erin McLeod.  Posted 7/27/12.

Final -ed Words

 
Vocabulary/Semantics


Multiple Meanings
Posters from Nancy Appletoft. Posted 11/15/06.
Bags

Bit

Box

Check

Cold

Eye

Homonym Cards
for matching, Go Fish, and defining games. Posted 11/28/05.
Homonym1

Homonym2

Homonym3

Homonym4

Basic Concepts Worksheets
from Victoria of Iowa. Posted 1/18/06.
Above

Few

First

FirstSecondThird

Least

Medium

Middle

Not1stOrLast

Pairs

Zero

Basic Concept Worksheets & Activities
Extend the Olympics theme by having an Opening Ceremony with students passing the torch high, low, over, under, etc. From Tami of IU #13. Posted 2/13/06.
Above or Below

Cottonball Olympics

Fast or Slow

High or Low

High or Low 2

Associations Bingo and Puzzles

From Jennifer Wetter. Posted 9/24/06.
Association Bingo

Associations Matching Puzzle

Associations Harder Puzzle

Opposites
Closed

Open

Cold

Hot

Short

Tall

Multiple Meaning Materials

MultipleMeaning1

MultipleMeaning2

MultipleMeaning3

Multiple Meaning Cards
Cut out and glue to index cards
MultipleMeanings1

MultipleMeanings2

MultipleMeanings3

MultipleMeanings4

MultipleMeanings5

MultipleMeanings6

MultipleMeanings7

MultipleMeanings8

MultipleMeanings9

MultipleMeanings10

MultipleMeanings11

MultipleMeanings12

Homonyms and Homophones

Homonyms1

Homonyms2

Homonyms3

Riddles Graphics
provide visual support for understanding abstract concepts, multiple meaning words, and humor.
Riddle1

Riddle2

Riddle3

Riddle4

Riddle5

Riddle6

Riddle7

Riddle8

Riddle9

Riddle10

Riddle11

Riddle12

Riddle Page

Illustrated Idioms Symbols
depict literal and actual meanings of common expressions.
Illustrated Idioms

Same/Different Cards
by Monica Manning. Use the cards for student to identify qualities, categories, similarities, and differences.
Same Different Cards

Language Scavenger Hunt
Adults monitor student's use of various language skills
Language Scavenger Hunt Card

Math Cue Cards Visuals
to help students with the vocabulary of math
Math Cue Cards

Negation/Exclusion Bingo
Created by Sarah Patton. Posted 7/18/07.
Negation1

Negation2

Negation3

Negation4

Night or Day?
Answering temporal questions. Created by Adrianna Garcia. Posted 7/18/07.
Night or Day

Which One Is?
Activity for asking/answering questions related to verb pictures. An alternative is to ask "which one isn't --?" Created by Adriana Garcia. Posted 7/19/07.
Which Is

Word Finding Strategies
Visual aid for students who have word retrieval problems. Strategies emphasized are visualization and association / description. Created by Jodi Kobernick. Posted 7/19/07.
Word Finding Diagram

Language Aids

WH Question Cues

Pronouns Worksheet

Language Building Bulletin Board

Display the cards on your bulletin board to help students describe, compare, contrast all facets of animals and objects. Created by Tami C. Snyder. Posted 1/29/07.
BBAction

BBAppearance

BBColor

BBCompare

BBFeel

BBQuestion

BBSameDiff

BBShape

BBSize

BBSmell

BBSound

BBWhen

BBWhere

BBWho

How Many? How Much?
Worksheets to reinforce math vocabulary usage. Created by Lucy Reed. Posted 7/19/07.
HowMany HowMuch

HowMany HowMuch2

Homophones
Print these pages of homophone pairs to help your students increase their vocab and written language skills. Print on card stock and cut along thick lines to create word pair cards or cut along thin lines to create a matching game. Created by Shari Borger. Posted 7/19/07.
HomophonePairs1

HomophonePairs2

HomophonePairs3

HomophonePairs4

HomophonePairs5

HomophonePairs6

HomophonePairs7

HomophonePairs8

Figurative Language Flashcards from Darla in Texas. Posted 2/11/06.
Page1

Page2

Page3

Cause or Effect
worksheet to determine if each sentence reflects the root of a problem or the result.
Cause or Effect

Language Scavenger Hunt Creative way for students to carry over language skills to the classroom and home. By Ana Paula G. Mumy. Posted 9/9/07.
ScavengerHunt Directions

Language Scavenger Hunt Card

Olympic Newsletter Sample
 
Climb the Ladder Word ladder with symbols. Created by Tracy Boyd.  Posted on 11/3/08.
 ClimbTheLadder
 
Same/Different Game Board  This game is appropriate for 1-5 graders who need to practice comparing/contrasting items, describing using attributes, etc. All you need to do is print off the board and use dice and any kind of player marker. By Megan Kelly.  Posted 1/24/09.
Same/DifferentGameBoard
 
Opposites Bingo Created by Kristin McLinden. Posted 3/15/09.
Opposites Bingo
Opposites Bingo Calling Cards
 
Negatives Homework Created by Angie Schultz.  Posted 3/16/09.
Negatives Homework
 
Homophones, Antonyms, Synonyms Created by Jennifer Kulkin.  Posted 12/14/09.
Homophones
Antonyms
Synonyms
 
Functions:  What Do You Do With ---? Worksheet  Student can name, point to, or circle the answer. Created by J. Curry.  Posted 2/15/10.
Functions
 
Compare/Contrast  The student will go through vocabulary cards and compare two things. This will help the student visually see how each pair of vocabulary cards is the same and different. Laminate and use dry erase markers. Submitted by Jessica Curry.  Posted 2/27/10.

c/c zoo1
c/c home1
c/c transportation
c/c transportation1
c/c occupations1
c/c ocean 1
c/c fruits and vegetables
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Before/After Created by Chaya Lemkin. Posted 5/6/10.
 
Before/After Pics
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Same/Different Visual for Language Game Board (above)  Created by Melissa Patrick.  Posted 5/6/10.
 
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Basic Concepts Materials Created by Caryn Franks.  Posted 5/6/10.
 
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Multiple Meaning Word Jokes Created by Jill Isaac.  Posted 5/6/10. 
Multiple Meaning Word Jokes
 

Describe It Map Visual support for describing/defining.  Created by Camille Golod.   Posted 1/22/11.
 
Describe It Map
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Describe It Directions
 
Antonyms Created by Megan Hojnacki. Posted 2/19/11.
 
Antonyms
 
Grammar Editing Worksheets by Mya Hart. Posted 4/2/11.
GrammarEditing
EditingSimple
GrammarReview
 
Multiple Meaning Words Booklet for grades 3+.  Created by Lydia Berger Locke.  Posted 5/18/11.
Multiple Meaning Book
 
Advanced Vocabulary Worksheet
Created by Jennifer Drake.  Posted 10/16/11.
Advanced Vocabulary
 
Same/Different Game a same-different game board that is designed to address vocabulary, describing similarities/differences/attributes/functions. This activity can be used with individuals grade 1 to 3, but can really be adapted to the older grades - very versatile. The picture cards are used as a visual aid, if necessary, or can be used to put on the game board once the child has described how the two words are same and different. Do not cut apart the pieces on the main game board (with just the words), only cut out the picture pieces. If playing in a group, have a game board and pieces for each. Laminate all and enjoy! Contributed by Kayla Thide. Posted 12/15/11.
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Attributes: Same/Different Worksheet
Created by Whitney Bromley, BCIU#22. Posted 2/7/12.
Attributes Worksheet
 
Things that Don't Belong PowerPoint by Lauren Scholten. Posted 2/7/12.
Things That Don't Belong
 
Homophones PowerPoints
Created by Lauren Scholten. Posted 2/7/12.
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"Fancy Nancy" Worksheets to support vocabulary development using the "Fancy Nancy" books by Jane O'Connor.  Created by Pat Mervine.  Posted 3/3/12.
At the Museum
Boy from Paris
Dazzling Book Report
Earth Day
Heart to Heart
Late, Late, Late Night
My Family History
OurThanksgivingFeast
Stellar Stargazer
100th Day of School
Show Must Go On
 
Object Functions  Created by Lauren Apt.  Posted 10/17/12.

Laminate the pages and cut out the objects. Students identify the object and then use the visuals to create a sentence. Eventually, the visuals can be faded.

Object Functions
Object Function Objects
 
Analogy Links A graphic to help students identify the relationship between pairs of words for solving analogies.  Created by Pat Mervine. Posted 10/17/12.

Idioms Bingo  by Genevieve Huffman.  Posted 11/12/12.

 Analogy Links




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Seasonal & Holiday Idioms Created by Amy Joachim.  Posted 3/2/14.  
Fall Idioms
Winter Idioms1
Winter Idioms2
Valentine Idioms
Summer Idioms
St. Patty's Day Idioms
Spring Idioms

 
WH QUESTIONS

WH Question Word Reference Page
From Rebecca Bayer. Posted 11/17/06.
WH Reference Page

What Bingo
Calling cards present questions, Bingo boards are the answers. From Linda Balsiger. Posted 11/23/06.
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What Bingo Game
for answering "what questions. Also good for artic, fluency, voice. Posted 1/25/07.
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Where Activity
Students answer "where" questions by pointing to one or naming one of three pictures. From Linda Balsiger. Posted 11/23/06.
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What Questions
Print and store in a binder for practice in answering "what" questions from a choice of 3 symbols. By Linda Balsiger. Posted 10/29/06.
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What Questions File Folder Game Posted 4/18/06.
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WhatResponses

Cookie Jar Song by Jennifer Wetter. A fun chant for practicing artic, classmates' names, and answering "who." Posted 10/11/06.
Cookie Jar Song

Where Board
Provides visuals for prepositions in functional activities and play.
Where Board

Guess Who?
A symbol-based board to help students play this fun guessing game.
Guess Who Board

Question Cartoons
A fun way to work on asking and answering questions, these can also be used for artic, fluency, and conversational practice.




Cartoon Directions

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When? Symbol page to stimulate questions/answers using time concepts. Contributed by Malka Koretzky.  Posted 4/13/08.
When 
 
"WH" Question Games and Materials
Created by Jennifer Wetter.  Posted 6/22/08.
WHEN Bingo game
WHEN Bingo cards
WHEN Matching

WHERE Bingo game
WHERE Bingo cards

WHO Bingo game
WHO Bingo cards

WHY Cards
WHY Questions
Question/Answer Format Guides by June Cabal.  Posted 7/23/08. 
Are-Can-Do-Will
How
What
When
Where
Which
Who
Why
WH Question Cues Created by Leah Morton, BCIU #22. Posted 5/3/09. WH Question Cues

Conversation Cubes for practicing asking/answering "wh" questions.  Created by Dominique Simone, BCIU #22.  Posted 6/8/09.
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ConversationCube
 
Why Questions  Created by Mya Hart.  Posted 1/17/11.
 
Why Questions
Why2
 
Where Questions  Created by Mya Hart.  Posted 1/17/11.
 
Where Questions
 
Teaching WHY Questions Created by Shelly Dickinson.  Posted 2/19/11.
Teaching WHY Questions
 

What Did the Dog Do?  Picture book for answering "what" questions. Posted 4/16/11.
 
What Did the Dog Do?
 
WH Question Guide  by Kristin Greenhalgh. Posted 9/1/11.
WH Question Guide
 
Answering Who-What Question Book
by Leo.  Posted 12/15/11.
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WH Cards Contributed by Anna Rakowski.  Posted 12/15/11.
 
WH Cards
 
WHY Worksheet  Contributed by Sara Bretz.  Posted 1/26/14.
 
Why Worksheet





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