Practising Saying Words activity (Windows app)

The Practising Saying Words activity presents pairs of word cards in sets where each word starts with the same sound.

Options menu

To access the Practising Saying Words activity from the initial menu screen, tap Activities> Practising Saying Words. The options screen is shown (Figure 1).

Tap (or click) the tile indicating the set of words you wish to work with.

To exit the options screen, tap or click the circled left arrowto the top left of the screen.

Figure 1 | Practising Saying Words options screen
Practising Saying Words options screen

Activity screen

The first two cards will be shown in the centre of the activity screen, 'face down' (Figure 2).

To 'turn over' the first card, tap or click it (Figure 3). To turn over the second card, tap or click it (Figure 4).

To move to the next pair of cards tap or click the right arrow.

To exit the activity and return to the options menu tap or click the close (X) symbol.

As you move through the set of cards, you can move back to a previous pair by tapping or clicking the left arrow(Figure 3).

When you reach the last card in the set you can play applause as a reward by tapping or clicking the tick symbol.

For guidance about card selection and how to use this activity to encourage your child to practise saying each word, please refer to the guide included with the app.

Settings

The Practising Saying Words activity can be configured through the app settings.

Figure 2 | Practising Saying Wordsactivity screen
Practising Saying Words activity screen
Figure 3 | Practising Saying Wordsactivity screen
Figure 4 | Practising Saying Wordsactivity screen