Everybody Needs a Turn: A Book for Brothers and Sisters of Children With Speech and Language Disorders
It’s no fun when you have to wait. And Hanna has to wait for her little brother Peter a lot. She waits at the speech-language pathologist’s office, at story time—will it ever be her turn?
Many brothers and sisters of children with a speech-language disorder have a hard time understanding why their sibling is getting extra attention. It’s no surprise when they feel left out.
This engaging story shows how Hanna, with a little help, learns to understand her feelings and find a way for both Peter and her to have their turn. The endearing illustrations bring the story to life and make this a warm and accessible story for sharing at bedtime—or anytime.
This book can be used by parents, speech-language pathologists, and educators as a springboard for more conversations. It includes a section of helpful and practical communication tips for the whole family. Discussion starters help children understand and communicate their feelings.
8 ½ x 11 inches, 24 pages
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