Activity books – supporting your child’s speech and language

by the Kent Speech and Language Therapy Department
12 easy-to-follow booklets with cut-out activity pictures – invaluable for parents and professionals.

SPECIAL OFFER – buy all 12 booklets for £20

Your child's first words1. Your Child’s First Words – £2.00
8 pages – A5 booklet
Does your child have to point at what they want? Do they use lots of sounds but not words? If the answer is yes, this booklet will provide you with some helpful ideas on how you can help your child to learn their first words.


Putting two words together2. Putting Two Words Together – £2.00
8 pages – A5 booklet
This booklet explains the two stages involved in moving from single words to two-word sentences. The activities should help your child to understand two-word sentences whilst seeming like normal play.


helping your child to concentrate3. Helping Your Child Concentrate – £2.00
8 pages – A5 booklet
Is your child’s concentration easily distracted? This booklets gives examples and activities to help your child to concentrate on games and tasks. There are 4 levels of playing together examples and suggestions.


Pronouns - he and she4. Pronouns- Learning to use ‘He’ and ‘She’ – £2.00
8 pages – A5 booklet
Does your child sometimes use the wrong word? For example, “her drinking” instead of “she’s drinking”. This booklet gives useful activities to help your child understand different words and when to use them.


Pronouns - I5. Pronouns- Learning to use ‘I’ – £2.00
8 pages – A5 booklet
Does your child sometimes use the wrong pronoun? For example, “me want one” instead of “I want one”. This booklet can help to improve your child’s understanding of the word “I” by using pictures and activities.


Talking together6. Talking Together – £2.00
8 pages – A5 booklet
Learning to speak can be an effort for some children. If the effort is not worthwhile, they may give up. This booklet offers simple guidelines to encourage your child to talk and to make the time you spend together more enjoyable.


Learning the f sound7. Learning the ‘f’ sound – £2.00
12 pages – A5 booklet
The aim of this booklet is to assist you to find ways of helping your child to say the ‘f’ sound in words such as fun or phone. With pictures, activities and exercises to help your child to recognise and say ‘f’.


Learning the k sound8. Learning the ‘k’ sound – £2.00
12 pages – A5 booklet
The aim of this booklet is to assist you to find ways of helping your child to say the ‘k’ sound in words such as key or cat. With pictures, activities and exercises to help your child to recognise and say ‘k’.


learning the s sound9. Learning the ‘s’ sound – £2.00
12 pages – A5 booklet
The aim of this booklet is to assist you to find ways of helping your child to say the ‘s’ sound in words such as sun or ceiling. With pictures, activities and exercises to help your child to recognise and say ‘s’.


learning position words10. Learning Position words – £2.00
12 pages – A5 booklet
Position words, also known as ‘prepositions’, are words that describe the positions of objects and people. Before a child can use positions words confidently, they must first understand their meanings.


making sense of language - part one11. Making Sense of Language (Part 1) – £3.00
20 pages – A5 booklet
Is your child experiencing difficulties with explaining what has happened, following instructions or understanding your questions? This booklet helps with matching and sorting and classification (similarities and differences).


making sense of language - part two12. Making Sense of Language (Part 2) – £4.00
40 pages – A5 booklet
Is your child experiencing difficulties with explaining what has happened, following instructions or understanding your questions? This booklet helps with awareness of positions, sequencing activities and answering questions.


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Signing languages

Information sheets on 3 different systems explain how signing methods can be of help to children with speech and language impairments.
free download for members

Makaton: multi-modal communication programme – £1.00
MAKATON is a multi-modal communication programme, specially designed to help children and adults who may have communication and learning difficulties including people with Autistic Spectrum disorders and physical disabilities to better understand our speech and develop their own communication skills. Makaton is unique because it provides both signs and symbols.


Paget Gorman Signed Speech – £1.00
Paget Gorman Signed Speech (PGSS) aims to provide an accurate representation of the English language. Signs are always accompanied by speech, using normal patterns of English and children are encouraged to speak as they sign. The system is an important educational tool; it is not necessarily intended to be used as a means of communication throughout life.


Signalong: sign-supported communication – £1.00
Signalong is an augmentative communication system based on signs adapted from British Sign Language. “Augmentative” means that it helps with whatever language can be spoken or understood – it is used
together with speech, not instead of it.

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