At Early Years Resources we have sourced a wide range of literacy teaching resources - from speaking and listening resources and reading resources, to writing materials and active literacy equipment. Our selection of EYFS literacy resources and KS1 literacy resources perfectly meet the needs of the Communication, Language and Literacy (CLL) element of the EYFS curriculum, as well as the Primary Framework for Literacy and the English curriculum. Early Years Resources selection of EYFS literacy and KS1 literacy resources are suited for use at home, in schools, preschools, nursery schools, daycare centres and other early years edudactional environment.
We have a good selection of EYFS literacy and KS1 literacy resources to enhance the speaking and listening skills of children and they will also meet the needs of Phase 1 Letters and Sounds synthetic phonics programme. We offer a variety of hand puppets in our literacy teaching resources range, to encourage listening, turn taking and to help coax even the shyest children to speak. Our listening games come with CDs for identifying sounds from the world around us – covering topics such as musical instruments, animals, transport and household sounds. We also have echo microphones, Talking Tubes and various speaking and listening games. Our photo card packs have been carefully chosen to help you generate discussions and develop language skills.
We have a range of KS1 literacy and EYFS literacy resources that will encourage children to think about rhyme – from rhyming games, nursery rhymes and interactive whiteboard resources, to puppets and jigsaws. Our KS1 and EYFS literacy resources for storytelling will encourage children to retell known stories and the ability to create their own exciting tales. We have Story Sacks, books with storytelling puppets, room stickers, small world figures, football figures, superhero figures, storytelling puppets and Story Boxes. (Please see our Books section for a super choice of story books, picture books and other reading resources too.) We also have an extensive selection of traditional fairy tales teaching resources, including finger puppets, hand puppets, giant puppets, masks, traditional fairy tales interactive resources for the whiteboard, and puppet theatres.
Our range of alphabet resources is extensive and many are also perfect for extending the learning to an outdoor literacy environment. We have alphabet pebbles, magnetic letters, mirror letters, wooden letters, an alphabet washing line, alphabet stampers and alphabet bean bags, to name but a few. These products are all suitable for use in phonic work too. We also have a broad choice of products specifically to meet the needs of phonic teaching, including Jolly Phonic resources, phonic friezes, phonic pebbles and many phonic games to help children to acquire the skills needed to read and to spell. Our word building resources help children to begin to make words for themselves in a fun and interactive way.
Our selection of EYFS and KS1 literacy resources for writing includes story starters, dictionaries, handwriting pens and word spacers. We have Story shaping resources too to encourage oral storytelling which can then be developed into written stories at a later stage. Our football characters literacy teaching resources as well as our superhero characters reading resources work particularly well when encouraging boys’ writing too.
The reading products that we offer will help to develop a love of books and reading. Our Books section has many fiction, poetry and non-fiction titles to choice from. We also have early reading resources and reading comprehension resources. On a more practical level we also have coloured reading rulers, reading record books and school book bags.
For outdoor literacy opportunities we have outdoor whiteboards, outdoor chalkboards, outdoor alphabet boards, Talking Tubes and a book full of exciting ideas for Early Years outdoor literacy.
Our ICT literacy resources range of products which are particularly suitable for literacy includes a recording microphone, a multi port CD player and headphones, a talking photo album, a fairytale mat for Beebot and Talk Tracker.
Take a closer look into our collection of literacy teaching resources and browse through our children’s storytelling range online now. In addition to this, we also stock a superb range of word building resources for you to browse through and buy online.