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Talk Like A Pirate: Eliciting R

Arrr you ready to tackle the R sound? This workbook is designed specifically to help you elicit vocalic R (the AR context) with a fun pirate theme. 

It systematically takes your students from production of the “ahh” sound to the R sound with professional illustrations, simple instructions, and motivating activities. 

You can print and bind this handbook like in the photo. However, this is a digital download product that will not be shipped. Aside from being eco-friendly, there are great advantages, such as printing multiple copies, printing only specific pages you need, and having access to updates.

These activities are perfect for Talk Like a Pirate Day on September 19th, but any day can be Pirate Day in speech therapy! 

What is included in this workbook:

  • Step-by-step instructions for production of vocalic AR for bunched AND retroflex positions  
  • Practice of the AR sound in isolation (1 page)
  • Sound-by-Sound practice words (1 page)
  • Practice of the AR sound in words (1 page) 
  • Speech Motor Chaining for Vocalic AR (1 page) 
  • Word Search (1 page) 
  • Unscramble the AR words (1 page) 
  • Phrase level practice (2 pages) 
  • Sentence level practice (5 pages) 
  • Sound loaded story for oral reading practice (1 page) 
  • Comprehension questions for the story (1 page) 
  • Pirate hat craft 

Total of 36 pages including retroflex and bunched R versions.

Bonus:
It also includes a story about Talk Like A Pirate Day and pirate vocabulary words for your students to learn! 

Note: Any pages with mouth pictures have been duplicated to include a bunchedand retroflex tongue. This way, you can select the one your student is working on and only show them visuals that go with that tongue shape. 

This workbook goes perfectly with the other R sound workbooks by Peachie Speechie! Check these out as well:
I Can Say the R Sound 
Coarticulation for the R Sound
R Sound Chaining

And if you’re looking for a comprehensive guide for eliciting speech sounds, be sure to grab our Speech Sound Handbook, filled with pictures and tips for all consonants and vowels.

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Mandy J.
Great for teaching R

My student got the R sound immediately with this book!