It can be hard to leave a fun activity or get started with something new! Here are 2 ideas to help:
Countdown: Use a timer (phone, microwave, clock) or toy (3 blocks=3 minutes, take one away as each minute ends.) Try to be consistent and use the same countdown each time. We want to be predictable!
Schedule: Pick an activity or routine. Sequence pictures, real photos, or drawings of events and objects. (e.g., Getting Ready: 1. picture of bathroom, 2. picture of toothbrush, 3. picture of clothes or closet.
Leaving for Speech: 1. picture of shoes, 2. picture of car, 3. picture of CSS*
Stick to the same sequence each time!