Strategies to help you find the right word
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1. Can you think of another word that means the same; for example, for “dog”, use “pet”
2. Can you describe the word you are trying to look for; for example, for “dog”, it’s got four legs, it’s an animal, it barks
3.Can you use a gesture or point to an object to help you; for example, for “dog”, you could pretend to be a dog
4. Can you think of the first sound of the word you are trying to use; for example “d” for “dog”
5. Can you write down the first letter of the word?
6. Can you draw it?