Is your child starting Kindergarten this Fall?

Ready to beef up their language, social and academic skills to ensure a smooth and successful transition to Kindergarten?

Our Summer Intensive Kindergarten Boot Camp is Now Enrolling.

Wednesday Mornings 9:00-10:30am

*Group Rates Apply – Contact Heather at or 617-969-8255 for details, and pricing options.

Our certified, best-in-class SLP’s target Common Core Curriculum in a play-based, dynamic, engaging and personalized manner.

Targeted Areas include:

Pre-Reading Skills

  • Phonemic Awareness & Manipulation
    • Rhyming Words
    • Letter-Sound Correspondence
    • High-Frequency Sight Words
    • Long and Short Vowels
  • Asking & Answering Questions for Stories
    • Recognizing Key details
    • Retelling Familiar Stories
    • ID Character, Settings, Events
  • Using a combo of drawing, dictation and writing to tell a story, narrate an event, and produce poems wit rhyme and repetition.
  • Turn Taking for Conversation
    • Multiple exchanges
    • Participate in collaborate conversations
  • Learning to Ask Questions and clarify information that is not understood.
  • Describe people, places, things, events
  • Print Upper and Lowercase Letters
  • Use regular plural nouns
  • Question Words
  • Prepositions
  • Sorting common categories: ex: Shapes, Foods

Books Covered will range based on skill level. Examples Include:

  • Over in the Meadow by John Langstaff (traditional) (c1800)*
  • A Boy, a Dog, and a Frog by Mercer Mayer (1967)
  • A Story, A Story by Gail E. Haley (1970)*
  • Pancakes for Breakfast by Tomie DePaola (1978)
  • Kitten’s First Full Moon by Kevin Henkes (2004)

For More Information, or to secure your child’s spot, contact

Chatterboxes offers quality Speech-Language & Occupational Therapy in Boston and Lexington, MA. We also offer flexible service options for your family. Call us today at 617-969-8255 or visit us at 121 Mt Vernon St, Boston, MA 02108 and 35 Bedford Street, Unit 6, Lexington, MA for our Lexington location.