This read-aloud of Bernie’s Journey, written by Saltillo’s Kim Galant, is highlighted in June of the 2019 Saltillo Calendar. Join the journey to watch Bernie grow from a tiny sea turtle to full-grown! View and download the digital book here 

Throughout the story, you'll find embedded words to model, including these suggested six words: how, will, eat, swim, grow, and turtle. Additional words for modeling are also included in this read-aloud: read, more, turn the page, the end, and again. Model words to match the interest and needs of the person using the communication system as you explore different word combinations!