This easy-to-play activity is perfect for reinforcing what children have been learning during lessons – ideal for family fun at home or as an end of lesson activity!
Features 300 high frequency words from phases 2-6 of the government Letters & Sounds phonics framework.
‘Tricky’ words are highlighted for easy identification to remind children that they can’t sound out these words phonetically.
Friendly fly cards are colour-coded:
- Red = 200
- Orange = 32
- Purple = 24
- Green = 20
- Blue = 24
Game play reinforces basic vocabulary skills, word reading and phonics.
Game box includes: Four plastic fly swatters, 150 double-sided flies and instructions.
Players race to be the first to cover a complete row on their game cards.
- For 1 – 4 players
- Vibrant plastic swatters measure 23cm L
National Curriculum Reference
Year 1: Literacy – Reading (Word Reading): Reads common exception words, noting unusual correspondences between spelling and sound and where these occur in the word.
Year 2: Literacy – Reading (Word Reading): Reads most words quickly and accurately, without overt sounding and blending, when they have been frequently encountered.
Recommended for ages: 4 - 8 years