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Boris and Bella’s Barrier Games - Set of Four

Boris and Bella’s Barrier Games - Set of Four

£55.00 plus VAT

Boris and Bella’s Barrier Games - Set of Four

Barrier games can be used to develop children's listening skills and expressive language while having fun!

Each child has an identical base-board and a set of pictures. The children take turns to TALK and give effective instructions to tell the other child where to put one of the small pictures. The other child LISTENS, UNDERSTANDS and carries out the instruction. The child who listens can be encouraged to ask the speaker for clarification or more details as needed. At the end, the children compare their pictures with the aim of making their boards look the same.

The games relate to popular early years themes and reinforce key vocabulary.

This set includes all four games, also available separately:

  • Boris and Bella’s Home Barrier Game
  • Boris and Bella’s Farm Barrier Game
  • Boris and Bella’s Seaside Barrier Game
  • Boris and Bella’s Zoo Barrier Game

Contents:

  • 4 x A3 game boards, laminated
  • Assorted small pictures of objects, characters and or animals all laminated, cut up and ready to go!

 

Boris and Bella’s Farm Barrier Game

Boris and Bella’s Farm Barrier Game

£15.00

Boris and Bella’s Farm Barrier Game

Barrier games can be used to develop children's listening skills and expressive language while having fun!

Each child has an identical base-board and a set of pictures. The children take turns to TALK and give effective instructions to tell the other child where to put one of the small pictures. The other child LISTENS, UNDERSTANDS and carries out the instruction. The child who listens can be encouraged to ask the speaker for clarification or more details as needed. At the end, the children compare their pictures with the aim of making their boards look the same.

The games relate to popular early years themes and reinforce key vocabulary.

Contents:

  • 1 x A3 game board, laminated
  • Assorted small pictures of objects, characters and or animals all laminated, cut up and ready to go!

 

 

Boris and Bella’s Home Barrier Game

Boris and Bella’s Home Barrier Game

£15.00 plus VAT

Boris and Bella’s Home Barrier Game

Barrier games can be used to develop children's listening skills and expressive language while having fun!

Each child has an identical base-board and a set of pictures. The children take turns to TALK and give effective instructions to tell the other child where to put one of the small pictures. The other child LISTENS, UNDERSTANDS and carries out the instruction. The child who listens can be encouraged to ask the speaker for clarification or more details as needed. At the end, the children compare their pictures with the aim of making their boards look the same.

The games relate to popular early years themes and reinforce key vocabulary.

Contents:

  • 1 x A3 game board, laminated
  • Assorted small pictures of objects, characters and or animals all laminated, cut up and ready to go!

 

 

Boris and Bella’s Seaside Barrier Game

Boris and Bella’s Seaside Barrier Game

£15.00 plus VAT

Boris and Bella’s Seaside Barrier Game

Barrier games can be used to develop children's listening skills and expressive language while having fun!

Each child has an identical base-board and a set of pictures. The children take turns to TALK and give effective instructions to tell the other child where to put one of the small pictures. The other child LISTENS, UNDERSTANDS and carries out the instruction. The child who listens can be encouraged to ask the speaker for clarification or more details as needed. At the end, the children compare their pictures with the aim of making their boards look the same.

The games relate to popular early years themes and reinforce key vocabulary.

Contents:

  • 1 x A3 game board, laminated
  • Assorted small pictures of objects, characters and or animals all laminated, cut up and ready to go!

 

 

Boris and Bella’s Shopping Day Game

Boris and Bella’s Shopping Day Game

£28.00 plus VAT

Boris and Bella’s Shopping Day Game

This game encourages development of understanding and the ability to give detailed, complex instructions. The pack contains 6 base-boards and 12 food items (6 small and 6 big images.)

This game is ideal to reinforce key vocabulary and encourage children to understand directions with an increasing number of Information Carrying Words (ICWs).  For example:

  • Show the child just the basket and a variety of the fruits and vegetables all the same size and ask the child to ‘Put the carrot in the basket’ (1 x ICW)
  • Show the child the basket and trolley and a variety of the fruits and vegetables all the same size and say ‘Put the carrot in the basket’ (2 x ICW)
  • Show the child Bella with her basket, Bella with her trolley, Boris with his basket, Boris with his trolley and a variety of the fruits and vegetables all the same size and say ‘Put the carrot in Bella’s basket’ (3 x ICW)
  • If you use the above example and introduce the fruit and vegetables of different sizes, then the child has to understand a direction containing 4 ICWs.  For example ‘Put the big carrot in Bella’s basket

Contents:

  • 6 x A3 shopping base-boards: shopping trolley, shopping basket, Bella with a shopping basket and shopping trolley, Boris with a shopping basket and Boris with a shopping trolley.
  • 6 x A5 shopping item cards laminated for the ‘big’ shopping items
  • 6 x A6 character shopping basket sheets laminated for the ‘small’ shopping items

Boris and Bella’s Washing Day Game

Boris and Bella’s Washing Day Game

£28.00 plus VAT

Boris and Bella’s Washing Day Game

This game encourages development of understanding and the ability to give detailed, complex instructions. The pack contains 2 base-boards and 12 items of clothing (6 small and 6 big images.)

This game is ideal to reinforce key vocabulary and encourage children to understand directions with an increasing number of Information Carrying Words (ICWs).  For example:

  • Show the child just the washing-machine and a variety of clothes all the same size and ask the child to ‘Put the T-shirt in the washing-machine’ (1 x ICW)
  • Show the child the washing-machine and the cupboard and a variety of clothes all the same size and say ‘Put the T-shirt in the washing-machine’ (2 x ICW)
  • This can be made harder by asking the child to find two items of clothing such ‘Put the T-shirt and jumper in the washing-machine’ (3 x ICW)
  • If you use the above example and introduce clothes of different sizes, then the child has to understand a direction containing 4 ICWs.  For example ‘Put the big T-shirt and jumper in the washing-machine’ (4 x ICW)

Contents:

  • 2 x A3 shopping base-boards: washing-machine and cupboard.
  • 6 x A5 shopping item cards laminated for the ‘big’ clothing items
  • 6 x A6 character shopping basket sheets laminated for the ‘small’ clothing items

Boris and Bella’s Zoo Barrier Game

Boris and Bella’s Zoo Barrier Game

£15.00 plus VAT

Boris and Bella’s Zoo Barrier Game

Barrier games can be used to develop children's listening skills and expressive language while having fun!

Each child has an identical base-board and a set of pictures. The children take turns to TALK and give effective instructions to tell the other child where to put one of the small pictures. The other child LISTENS, UNDERSTANDS and carries out the instruction. The child who listens can be encouraged to ask the speaker for clarification or more details as needed. At the end, the children compare their pictures with the aim of making their boards look the same.

The games relate to popular early years themes and reinforce key vocabulary.

Contents:

  • 1 x A3 game board, laminated
  • Assorted small pictures of objects, characters and or animals all laminated, cut up and ready to go!

 

 

Bubble Poster

Bubble Poster

£3.00 plus VAT

Poster with clear information about the steps of development towards being an intentional communicator.

A3 bright, colourful poster providing clear information about the steps of development towards being an intentional communicator. Use this in a classroom/setting to share information about the functional communication level of individual pupils..

Format: single sided A3 laminated poster.

Cambridge Language Activity

Cambridge Language Activity

£60.00

An essential resource for use with children who have delayed language development, by Sadie Bigland and Jane Speake.

By Sadie Bigland and Jane Speake, first published in 1992.

ISBN 978-1-874534-00-6

An essential resource for use with children who have delayed language development. 47 activities target a range of grammatical structures and can be given out to parents to work on at home with their children.

Each activity, presented in the form of a game, is self-explanatory and gives instructions for playing and also advice on how to praise and reinforce success as well as what to do if the child does not succeed. Parents, Teachers and Learning Support Assistants can therefore carry out valuable language practice without significant supervision or having to have detailed verbal instructions.

Over 80 pages of picture material are included and all activities and pictures may be photocopied. This resource saves hours of preparation time in devising home and school programmes and is very popular with Speech & Language Therapists and Teachers.

Chat a Sign - Drinks, Snacks and Treats

Chat a Sign - Drinks, Snacks and Treats

£9.50

The only speech and language books to combine word-photo-sign

On Sale Usually £12.50

On sale £9.50 plus postage (Usual price £12.50).


Developed by Siena and her granddad.

  • The only speech and language books to combine word-photo-sign
  • Easy to use

Signs are based on BSL so the resource is compatible with most sign systems used in the UK e.g. Makaton® and Signalong®

Simple, clear photos presented in a stand up book with easy to follow signing directions on the opposite face. Great all in one place!

Also in the series: Chat a Sign - Siena's Farmyard and Zoo Animals

Video: watch Siena using the book

Chat a Sign - Siena's Farmyard and Zoo Animals

Chat a Sign - Siena's Farmyard and Zoo Animals

£9.50

The only speech and language books to combine word-photo-sign

On Sale Usually £12.50

On sale £9.50 plus postage (Usual price £12.50).


Developed by Siena and her granddad.

  • The only speech and language books to combine word-photo-sign
  • Easy to use

Signs are based on BSL so the resource is compatible with most sign systems used in the UK e.g. Makaton® and Signalong®

Simple, clear photos presented in a stand up book with easy to follow signing directions on the opposite face. Great all in one place!

Also in the series: Chat a Sign - Drinks, Snacks and Treats

Video: watch Siena using the book

Chunk, Chill, Check poster

Chunk, Chill, Check poster

£3.00 plus VAT