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Verbal Play Skills >> Understanding & Saying Words

Start early childhood language development strategies with understanding & saying words games. Concerned about language development and boys? Use toys to engage your child and develop single word understanding


Product code: B6547

A fun resource to help children with their speech development and production of speech sounds. Includes 2 sets of cards and 6 lotto boards.

Price: £20.83
£25.00 inc. VAT


Product code: B6305

Bridge the gap and ensure your pupils make progress in early literacy development with this multi-sensory pack of resources. Pack comes with helpful notes and ideas for evidencing impact
and is supplied in a sturdy Gratnells tray.
Comprises:
• Active Alphabet Cards
• Set of 6 tabards
• Literacy Outdoors book
• Lowercase and Uppercase pebbles
• Feely Fabric Letters
• Alphabet Pathway Mats
• Tune into... initial Sounds cards and audio CD
• Helping children with Phonological Awareness book
• Mr Tig Tog dog soft toy

Price: £150.00
£180.00 inc. VAT


Product code: B6082

A fun set of 8 animals, 4 mother and baby pairs of cows, ducks, horses and pigs in a sturdy plastic barn. Hide the animals in the barn and encourage children to lift the vinyl flaps to pick out the animals.  Lots of play value and language opportunities as well as matching and exploration.
Barn measures 15cm W v 17cm H.  Largest animal  measures 5.5cm L. Smallest animal is 4cm L.
Age 2+

Play Ideas>>
  • Naming Animals
  • Language of large and small
  • Language of mother and baby
  • Hide and seek
Price: £19.99
£23.99 inc. VAT


Product code: B6046

A set of 56 cards ( 28 pairs)  of questions that address the WH  question WHERE?

The WH questions are often very confusing for young children and children with SEN - these cards will help you to target and practise their understanding of the question Where?  in a visual and fun way.

Example - Where does a bird lay its eggs?  - answer in a nest.

The cards are the same size as playing cards and come in a handy flip lid storage tin.

 

Play Ideas>>
  • Understanding Where questions
  • 56 cards in handy tin
  • child-friendly artwork
  • suitable for kids of all ages
Price: £12.08
£14.50 inc. VAT


Product code: B6045

This fun deck comprises a set of 56 cards ( 28 pairs)  of questions that address the WH  question WHEN?

For example  When do you visit the doctor?  answer when you are feeling ill.

The WH questions such as who, what where and when  are often very confusing for young children and children with SEN becuase they sound similar. These cards will help you to target and practise their understanding of the question Where?  in a visual and fun way.  An actities and instructions card is included.

The cards are the same size as playing cards and come in a handy flip lid storage tin.

Play Ideas>>
  • Understanding When questions
  • 56 cards in handy tin
  • Child-friendly artwork
  • Suitable for kids of all ages
Price: £12.08
£14.50 inc. VAT


Product code: B6043

This colourful  and clear  set of 56 cards ( 28 pairs)  of questions that address the WH  question WHO?

We know that the  WH questions, who, what, where, when and why are often very confusing for young children and children with SEN - these cards will help you to target and practise their understanding of the question Who?  in a visual and fun way.

Example -  Who cuts your hair?   A hairdresser

The cards are the same size as playing cards and come in a handy flip lid storage tin.

Play Ideas>>
  • Understanding Who questions
  • 56 cards in handy tin
  • Child-friendly artwork
  • Suitable for kids of all ages
Price: £12.08
£14.50 inc. VAT


Product code: B6042

A set of 54, 3-part word building puzzles on laminated card puzzles for matching the picture or the letters to build a word using simple vowel sounds and consonant blends.

Card size: 115 x 90mm.

Price: £13.32
£15.98 inc. VAT


Product code: B6016

These fans are ideal for communicating if a child is  distressed by the environment and  why - it may be too hot, too cold, too noisy, too crowded.  Fan measures 125mm high with 10 double laminated card petals.

Ideal to support children who have communication difficulties or English as a second language. 

Play Ideas>>
  • Communication
  • About Senses
  • About Environment
Price: £3.75
£4.50 inc. VAT


Product code: B5837

Develop a vocabulary of everyday nouns and build essential semantic knowledge with these superb quality clear photo cards. Categories include food, clothes, toys and household objects. Set includes activity cards and CD-ROM with printable assessment checklists, all the images as JPEGs and sorting activities in whiteboard software.

Price: £24.99
£29.99 inc. VAT


Product code: B5664

An unusual  wooden board game with 24 wooden hinged doors to open - behind each door are pictures from a category and players use memory skills to remember  where the pairs of pictures are.  Includes facility to keep score and 7 double sided game cards.

Categories include colours, vehicles, fruit, shapes, zoo animals, farm animals and numbers.

A fun and engaging alternative to flash cards and traditional pairs and matching activities.

Measures 26cm x 21cm x 2cm. 

Play Ideas>>
  • Memory recall
  • Matching skills
  • Language skills
Price: £12.49
£14.99 inc. VAT


Product code: B5436

A superb 16 page book using the vocabulary and actvities that you usually engage in at school. They include playing,singing, doing puzzles, hanging up your bag, singing, reading, writing, drawing and so on. The 24 pictures in the book  can also resemble a visual schedule. Aside from matching, identifying, labelling and creating sentences you can use the picrtures to answer simple questions.

This range of interactive reading books has been specially developed for children with SEN but are suitable for all children.  They utilise the power of clear and unfussy pictures to help children who are very visually motivated to learn and to communicate.  These are a valuable resource for teachers, therapists and parents working one to one or in small groups and each book contains easy to follow guidance notes..

 

Play Ideas>>
  • Reading and interaction
  • Matching pictures
  • Identifying activities
Price: £15.99


Product code: B5175

A set of 4 pictures on thick sturdy card with various pieces in different shapes sizes and colours which need to be matched to the picture. Can be used as a learning activity or played as a game with 2-4 players. An ideal way to reinforce learning of shapes, sizes and colours.

Play Ideas>>
  • Shape, size and colour recognition
  • Visual skills
  • Co-ordination
Price: £7.49
£8.99 inc. VAT


Product code: B5146

A set of 8 different shaped Beanie bags with the name of each shape stitched onto one side. Ideal for early shape recognition activities.

Play Ideas>>
  • Fun to handle
  • Shape recognition
  • Turn taking
Price: £12.49
£14.99 inc. VAT


Product code: B5063

Beautifully produced early form boards giving parents an opportunity to help a child to develop language by saying single words.

Play Ideas>>
  • Develops single word understanding
  • Large pegs, easily held
  • Very clear art work
Price: £8.50
£10.20 inc. VAT