Speech Therapy -> Receptive Language -> Analogies


Analogies are word relationships that compare two things that have a feature(s) in common but are otherwise unlike.

Activity List(s)

Related Disorder(s)

  • Receptive Language Disorder - A child with receptive language disorder has difficulties with understanding what is said to them. The symptoms vary between children but, generally, problems with language comprehension begin before the age of three years. Children need to understand spoken language before they can use language to express themselves.

Goal Bank

  • Dannie will demonstrate understanding of simple analogies by pointing to pictures that complete the analogy in 3 out of 4 trials with 90% accuracy in 3 consecutive sessions to increase receptive and expressive language skills. 2
  • Fred will demonstrate receptive understanding of age-appropriate vocabulary words with fading prompts with 90% accuracy over 3 consecutive sessions to increase receptive language skills. 4