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.
Imitation exercises are designed for students who do not yet speak or vocalize meaningfully. Depending on the abilities of the student, this activity may be used to stimulate any vocalization at all, or to develop specific imitation skills. Lessons include English Language Arts and Social Skills.