"These picture books are designed by experts to be a user-friendly tool for all."
The award winning Early Soundplay series supports the prime area of communication and language in the EYFS.
Written by a speech and language therapist, this expertly crafted Early Soundplay series provides multiple opportunities for focused listening to the full range of English speech sounds. Children enjoy engaging in a wide variety of sound play and it helps develop their ability to recognise individual sounds in words. This is not only important for clear speech but also helps build a strong foundation for phonics and early literacy skills.
Look out for our exciting NEW series of practitioner guides: Early Soundplay Together. This series tackles key areas of development and are full of practical and flexible ideas. Used in conjunction with the Early Soundplay stories the sound play activities, tips and ideas will empower all practitioners to support the development of children's spoken language, phonics and early literacy skills.
- Sound ideas for listening and attention: supports these key skills that are essential and underpin children's ability to learn
- Sound ideas for clear speech: this focuses on developing clear speech and targets late developing sounds and common difficulties
- Sound ideas for phonics: covers a wide range of key skills - rhyming, identifying syllables, recognising initial and final sounds, bending and segmenting.