Product Description: Nelson Phonics provides children, teachers and parents with a range of interactive learning objects and activities designed to be used in a variety of ways to evaluate, teach and consolidate the essential phonological skills children need as they learn to read and write.
The Nelson Phonics CDROM contains the following key components:
* Overview - A number of introductory videos that outline definitions, hierarchy of phonological awareness skills and how to adjust tasks for children at various phonological levels.
* Teacher's Guide - The comprehensive teacher notes provide activity ideas, detailed assessment strategies, printable BLMs and information for parents. * Teaching Objects - Designed for whole-class and small-group teaching, these activities can be used on interactive whiteboards to teach and reinforce the key skills required to learn the 44 sounds in the English language.
* Learning Objects - Designed for independent and group work on the computer, these activities allow children to play and experiment with sounds and structures. All activities offer graded levels of difficulty in the areas of syllables, rhyme, manipulation and speech to print.
* Task Review - Designed for use in one-on-one evaluation sessions, these activities will help identify children's phonemic and phonological awareness skills, as well as providing recommendation for ongoing teaching and learning.