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Requesting Adverbs Worksheets and Flashcards Adaptive Books Special Education


Enhance language skills with adverbs worksheets and an adaptive book for special education and language students. Ideal for autism, these visual cue cards make learning fun and inclusive! 

These simple activities teach with Boardmaker™ symbols how to request using a single adverb or a short sentence with an adverb. Great for communication and ABA or preschool language.

Why this?
✔️ EASY activities to teach requesting using adverbs! Teaches how to ask for needs and wants using verbal or symbol language (PECS™).
✔️ 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 links to Boom™, Slides™ activities with 55 slides
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    • Situations are presented like someone saying, “How do you want me to push you?,” and the student requests using the word or sentence with an adverb (e.g., “fast!”). 
    • Two levels to choose from: 25 scenarios with 1-word adverb responses (e.g., “here”), and 25 scenarios with a short adverb sentence (e.g., “Tie the balloon quickly!”). 
  • Printable PDF 
    • Adaptive book, flipbook: 25 pages (prints 2-to-a-page) with 1-word adverb responses. Same scenarios as digital activities. Comes in color and black-and-white (can be used as worksheets!). — 34 pages
    • Printable flashcards (22 words): quickly/fast, slowly, here, there, near, far, sometimes, always, never, before, after, today, tomorrow, yesterday, separate, together, quietly, loudly, first, last, messy, neatly — 8 pages
    • Printable icons (for symbol language) (24 words, some with multiple icons): after, always, before, carefully, far, fast, first, here, last, later, loudly, messy, near, neatly, never, now, quickly, slowly, sometimes, there, today, together, tomorrow, yesterday — 5 pages
    • One flipbook Core Board with icons to use as communication boards (14 pages)
    • Simple printable data collection page plus graph


Don’t miss these resources for more language activities!
✔️ Preschool IEP Goal Bank (bestselling item!)
✔️ Requesting with Adjectives
✔️ Ask and Answer flipbooks
✔️ Matching Identical Pictures Adaptive Books

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