This is a read-aloud of "If You Ever Want to Bring an Alligator to School, Don’t". Story by Elise Parsley. Suggested words to model are embedded throughout the story. The 2018 Saltillo Calendar highlighted this story for September and suggested five words to model: “bring, don’t, tell, show, trouble.” “Trouble” will likely be a word you need to add to the vocabulary. Additional words for modeling are included in this read aloud: “more, turn the page, the end, and again.” Model words to match the interest and needs of the person using the communication system. We have highlighted a variety of words in the first 8 months of the calendar. Try combining previously targeted words to create 2-3 word combinations. Explore different word combinations. It’s show and tell time at school. Magnolia wants to bring an alligator. See what happens when you bring an alligator to school!