HandiActivities – A thematic approach to developing oral language by Alison Jarred and Nadja Roelofs

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    An ebook containing over 40 original Barrier Games for developing oral language skills. Developing Oral Language with Barrier Games includes ideas for creating your own games with common classroom materials as well as providing copiable masters for over 40 original barrier games. Barrier Games are a great language tool as they provide opportunity to develop skills for both speaking (composing) and listening (reception/comprehension).
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    A theme-based resource book and CD containing a collection of activities for developing oral language. HandiActivities for Five Cuddly Teddies includes 3 simple stories and accompanying activities for building language and math skills. Five Cuddly Teddies - a counting rhyme to introduce the concept of subtraction as a puppy takes teddies off the chair and hides them under the stairs. Playground Positions - set in a playground, this simple story uses patterned language and visual clues to reinforce the position concepts of behind, on, and under. What Bears Eat - a simple nonfiction text, featuring patterned language, about what different bears eat. The HandiActivities book is organised into 3 sections: - Stories & Retelling - Barrier Games - Games & Activities
  • barriergamesbarrier_games-400
    An ebook containing over 40 original Barrier Games for developing oral language skills. Developing Oral Language with Barrier Games includes ideas for creating your own games with common classroom materials as well as providing copiable masters for over 40 original barrier games. Barrier Games are a great language tool as they provide opportunity to develop skills for both speaking (composing) and listening (reception/comprehension).
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    A theme-based resource book and CD containing a collection of activities for developing oral language. HandiActivities for Colourful Caterpillar includes 3 simple stories and accompanying activities for building language and math skills. Colourful Caterpillar - introduces children to the concepts of colour and number as a caterpillar eats flowers and gains spots before becoming a beautiful spotted butterfly. Flower Colours - a simple nonfiction text, featuring patterned language, about the colours of flowers. Butterflies - a descriptive text about the patterns and colours of butterfly wings. The HandiActivities book is organised into 3 sections: - Stories & Retelling - Barrier Games - Games & Activities