This activity has been revised and was originally created by Charlotte Cushman and published in the Perkins Activity and Resource Guide (1st edition, 1992). The second edition is available for purchase.
Once students are able to select a named object from six to eight dissimilar objects, they are ready to work on classification skills. This activity teaches students to select named objects upon request, develop object discrimination skills, and increase their searching techniques. Lessons include English Language Arts, Math, and Independent Living Skills.