Differential Processing Training Program: Linguistic Tasks



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Grade Level1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Item ConditionNew - Opened
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Ages: 6-12 Grades: 1-7 CD included

Target the processing skills that underpin steady, consistent language development. This systematic progression of tasks focuses on word relationships, prosody, and language organization.

These lessons individually and as a group, teach children to manipulate increasingly complex units of language. Each one-page activity has a clear, measurable goal and a performance grid for easy measurement, identification of error patterns, and quick documentation of progress.

The lessons are grouped into three skill areas:

Word Relationships

Associationsrecognize and explain associations; generate associated words
Comparisonsidentify and explain similarities and differences
Synonyms identify, generate, and compare synonyms
Antonymsrecognize and generate antonyms
Multiple-Meaning Wordsidentify, explain, and define multiple-meaning words
Similesidentify similar characteristics, identify items by characteristics, complete and generate similes
Prosodic Interpretation

Emotionsrecognize and infer emotions and identify emotional intonation
Sentence Intonationrecognize intonation, infer sentence meaning from intonation, use intonation appropriately
Stress and Rhythmdiscriminate syllable and word stress and rhythm, interpret changes in stress and rhythm
Language Organization

Convergent Namingidentify objects from clues, discriminate and identify categories, identify commonalities among objects
Divergent Namingname category members by function, parts, and attributes; complete analogies
Feature Descriptiondescribe objects by attributes, parts, and function; generate effective clues about object
155 pages • 8.5 x 11, softcover • ©2007

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