Handa's Surprise Story Talk Cards
Join Handa on her journey to her friend Akeyo, sharing in the secret of what is happening to the fruit in her basket. This set of eight double-sided plastic story cards allows you to follow the story by exploring the original illustrations from the book. The reverse of each card is full of engaging language activities to build on and extend children’s interest, helping them to develop essential speech and language skills. Ideas include story mapping, role play and personal reflection.
Measuring 275 x 210mm and printed on durable plastic, these cards are ideal for introducing the story to a group and are tough enough for use throughout a learning environment, including outdoors.
Matching Wooden Character Set:
- We're Going on a Bear Hunt Story Talk Cards
- Tell Me a Story Sequencing Cards
- Nursery Rhyme Sequencing Cards
- Pre-Coding Penguin Stones & Activity Cards
- Adventures Outside - Puddles, Mud & Wind
- The Gingerbread Man Story Book
- Three Little Pigs Story Book
- Jack & the Beanstalk Story Book
- The Billy Goats Gruff Story Book
- Goldilocks & the Three Bears Picture Book
- Little Red Riding Hood Story Book
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