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Request with yes and no Interactive Speech Language Activity Special Education


Boost speech and language skills with this Request with Yes and No activity. This expressive language requesting activity includes interactive digital activities, task cards, adaptive book, and core words activity, perfect for enhancing communication and perfect for ABA or preschool language work. Work on requesting and manding in a FUN and inclusive way!

This simple activity teaches a student, using audio and Boardmaker™ symbols, how to request using yes and no when asked “Do you want…?” Teaches how to advocate for needs and wants using verbal or symbol language (PECS™). It also promotes asking for help!


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⚠️  IMPORTANT You will get a PDF with a link to click to download the files from Dropbox. Files can only be downloaded from a computer (not a phone). If you do not see it immediately, check your “Downloads” folder. The file should download to it automatically. Email me at if you have any problems.

Why this?
✔️ EASY activities to teach yes & no through requesting!
✔️ Works on first words through reinforcement
✔️ Fosters communication skills and independence
✔️ Fun way to learn to get needs met
✔️ Great for young students or those with diverse needs

Digital activities: Boom™ Cards, Google™ Slides. Using audio and Boardmaker icons on 20 slides, you see someone “thinking” about something and are asked, “Do you want…?” The student then selects YES or NO according to what the person is thinking. 

Print activities: a print-and-assemble adaptive book (flipbook) with 10 pages, Core boards and symbols, and task cards. To aid in tracking progress, includes a simple data collection page, enabling educators and therapists to monitor students' progress effectively.


  • Digital links to Boom, Slides activities with 22 slides
    Boom playable preview CLICK HERE
  • Printable PDF 
  • One flipbook to with 10 pages (⅓ page size) and instructions (6 pages)
  • Core Board with icons to use as communication boards (18 pages)
  • Task cards (prints 4-to-a-page) 40 scenarios to answer “yes/no” for what someone wants (11 pages)
  • Simple printable data collection page plus graph


Don’t miss these resources for more language activities!
✔️ Preschool IEP Goal Bank (bestselling item!)
✔️ Requesting Reinforcers
✔️ Requesting Missing Item
✔️ Matching Pictures flipbooks
✔️ Ask and Answer flipbooks
✔️ Noun Flashcards

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For Boom™ products

You may be eligible for a free trial from Boom Learning. Read here for details: If you choose not to stay on a paid subscription account after your free trial, you will still be able to assign all your Boom Cards to as many students as you see fit using Fast Play pins (which give instant feedback for decks that are self-grading). You will not be charged when your free trial expires.

For Google™ products

► You will need Google Drive in order to access this resource. Your students will also need Google accounts so they can access the activity if you are assigning to them.
► You must be logged into your account when you download the file. When you click the link, you will get a prompt, “Would you like to make a copy of….” Click Make a copy, and it will copy to your Drive.
► If your school district has Google access blocked, you can choose to have the resource added to a personal Google account and then share it with your school account.

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