Academic Communication Associates

AcademicÊ CommunicationÊ Associates,Ê Inc.Ê 38 LANGUAGE AND AUDITORY PROCESSING Vocabulary Builders for Daily Living Developed by Academic Communication Associates Ages 10 through Adult Help students with language learning disabilities acquire the “survival” vocabulary that they need to function in a variety of situations. This book includes easy-to-read short stories and activities designed to teach students the meaning of words and phrases such as “flammable,”“reservations required,”“private property,”“emergency exit,” and “directory assistance.” The stories can be presented orally to students with limited reading skills. Words and phrases are included that are commonly encountered when engaging in activities such as making purchases, doing laundry, going to the doctor, asking for directions, and applying for jobs. Vocabulary items were selected from road signs, commonly used forms and documents, menus, Teach survival vocabulary using the stories and activities in this practical resource. Signature required Flammable No pedestrians newspapers, billboards, advertisements, product labels, and other sources. The reproducible word and phrase cards can be used to teach students to read the target items. Vocabulary Builders for Daily Living #40271-C23 Printed Book $35.00 #40271CD-C23 Complete Book on CD $35.00 #40271BCD-C23 Book and CD $50.00 Vocabulary Builders for Special Learners Familiar Objects, Activities, and Situations Developed by ACA Ages 5 through Adult Teach household vocabulary and vocabulary relating to everyday activities using the reproducible pictures and worksheet activities in this book. The vocabulary emphasized includes food, articles of clothing, household objects, and other words relevant to the communication of basic needs. The activities are suitable for children or adults who have difficulty labeling common words and formulating simple sentences. Short picture stories showing daily activities such as brushing teeth, getting dressed, eating a meal, and bathing are included. Vocabulary Builders for Special Learners #48001-C23 Printed Book $37.00 #48001CD-C23 Complete Book on CD $37.00 #48001BCD-C23 Book and CD $52.00 Story Wizard Language Games Ages 5 through 12 Help children become “story wizards” as they develop narrative language skills using the activities in this fun game activity kit. Students are asked to respond to questions about stories and to create their own stories. Items on the task cards challenge students to describe story characters, sequence events, make predictions, create story titles, and distinguish fact from fiction. As students participate in the activities, they embark on adventures with dragons, knights, wizards, space creatures, and other interesting characters. The kit includes task cards and four 11" x 17" playing boards. #499970-C23 Story Wizard Language Games $38.00 Four boards are included!