'Developing Baseline Communication Skills' is a practical resource designed to fit with the baseline assessments that are now part of the national curriculum in schools. It contains a programme of games and activities aimed at fostering personal and social development and promoting language and early literacy skills.
Teachers often express concern about the many children who enter reception classes lacking the listening, understanding and speaking skills necessary to make a successful start to their school years.
This resource seeks to address some of these problems by offering:
The book includes materials that may be used as an effective part of a speech and language programme in consultation with a speech and language therapist.
This is a unique manual that should be an essential addition to the materials used by every professional working with young children.