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    Introduce simple preschool spelling skills through fun puzzle play. Each of the 20 puzzles features a colourful illustration and a corresponding three-letter word.
    • Each puzzle features a simple word such as bat, dog or bus.
    • Each fits together in a unique way so there’s only one right answer. This lets young children experiment and self-correct as they play and learn.
    • Each set of 3-Letter Word Puzzle Cards comes in a sturdy reusable box that doubles as a storage container when playtime is done.
    • Puzzles measure 10cm L x 10cm W.
  • Alphabet Bingo-0 Alphabet Bingo-0
    This simple and fun game helps children learn initial consonants and vowels.
  • This is an exciting  fun-based game for  children to help them learn letters and sounds. It comes in the format of a board game with little creatures to move around the board. Each player has a home base for all their bugs.There are four bugs for each home base in different colours.  
  • Helen Bromley has created some truly tactile alphabet pebbles specially cast from a durable mix of resin and stone- these popular pebbles appeal to children's natural instinct to explore- investigate- sort and collect. Each pebble is engraved with a lowercase letter and can be used as an alternative to letter tiles for older learners.
  • These laminated  blank fans can be used in a variety of ways in the classroom. Used with dry wipe pens teachers can use them in ways to include mental maths, fractions, sound blending, phonics , sorting activities, sequencing activities and social communication activities that do not require verbal answers. The pack contains ten white sections which are easy to manipulate and easy to write on and rub off.  
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    Each pack contains approximately 50 cards. They are not hole-punched
  • This card stand is made from tough plastc and is 30cm long. It is stackable and angled for ease of use and display. It can be use for literacy and numeracy, but also card playing for little hands that find holding a hand of cards difficult.
  • This board game features a wacky-looking cartoon monster in the centre of a cave; the surrounding stepping stones make a pathway on which children race their baby-monster tokens. The game is a combination of a standard roll-the-dice board game and a Concentration-style card game. Roll the die, and move your monster ahead on the pathway. The players move ahead by playing 'memory', trying to find the colour coded word cards that start with the same letter as the words on the board.  
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    This is made of plastic and would need to be used with a permanent marker pen
  • This six-sided dice contains the vowels a,e,i,o,u and y. This dice is particularly useful for playing phonic games.
  • This rigid, double-sided dry-wipe white board is half the size of A4 and is a useful jotter for spellings and maths. It can also be used as a class 'show me' resource.
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    Learning Through Phonics-0 Learning Through Phonics-0
    This is the fourth book in the series Literacy Play for the Early Years. Collette Drifte uses fiction, non-fiction and poetry texts as well as phonics as a base to help young children in the early years develop their literacy skills. To help practitioners save time in planning and organisation, the materials needed and preparation required for each session are described in detail. the activities have been designed to cater for different achievement levels, and can be adapted or added to, according to the needs of individual children. A CD is included with this book.
  • This pack consists of one set of the 26 letters of the alphabet. Each letter is made of foam with a magnetic reverse. These letters are very light and easily maniplulated to provide practice in alphabet sequencing or to make words.
  • The kit contains 135 magnetic tiles and a magnetic board for storage. The reinforced magnetic tri-fold play board folds out to 22" x 11" and is covered n a clear vinyl to make clean up easy. The heavy duty storage case helps prevent loss of pieces. This set includes:
    • Magnetically Receptice Tri-Fold organiser
    • 56 Beginning Word Magnets ( Onsets)
    • 82- Ending word Magnets ( rimes)
    • One reusable Storage case
    The kit also includes ideas on how to use the tiles and various game ideas.
  • This pack contains approximately 50 small natural wooden clothes pegs measuring 22mm. They could help provide a memorable multi-sensory experience in  ordering numbers and operations written on cards. Learners would be given an operation or number each, and peg their card on a piece of string to construct a correct equation. Similarly they could be used with a group of children to order letters into words or words into sentences.
  • This first alphabet rhyming dictionary for young children starting school has been created by John Foster. It is simple, clear and  each entry includes words that rhyme, rhyming sounds and rhyming families plus raps, rhymes, poems and colour pictures. All the key phonic sounds are included to build first writing, spelling and rhyming skills in the classroom and at home.