Early Skills

Early Skills is a series of books designed to support communication and understanding in early years children or older children with special educational needs. Designed as practical manuals for parents, teachers, speech and language therapists and other professionals, each book is filled with activities to support the development of key skills.

  • Early Visual Skills: A Resource for Working with Children with Under-Developed Visual Perceptual Skills book cover

    Early Visual Skills

    A Resource for Working with Children with Under-Developed Visual Perceptual Skills, 2nd Edition

    By Diana Williams

    Now in a revised and updated second edition, Early Visual Skills is a practical manual for use with children and young people who have under-developed visual perceptual skills. Twelve clear and easy to follow sections; focusing on skills such as attention, discrimination, sequencing, concentration…

    Paperback – 2019-09-20 
    Routledge
    Early Skills

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    Early Communication Skills

    3rd edition, 3rd Edition

    By Charlotte Lynch, Julia Kidd

    Early Communication Skills has been a popular and widely used publication since becoming available in 1991. Now in its third edition, the resource retains its original approach to communication, providing a source of fresh educational and therapeutic ideas for pre-school children. Special features…

    Paperback – 2016-06-09
    Routledge
    Early Skills

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    Early Visual Skills

    1st Edition

    By Diana Williams

    Intended for professionals working with children with under-developed visual perceptual skills associated with language delay or other communication difficulties, this practical manual provides photocopiable activities designed to stimulate and develop visual attention and discrimination skills.…

    Paperback – 2008-09-30
    Routledge
    Early Skills

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    Early Sensory Skills

    1st Edition

    By Jackie Cooke

    This is a huge compendium of practical and enjoyable activities for touch, vision, taste and smell. Invaluable to anyone working with young children, the text outlines major principal and aims followed by six easy-to-use sections containing basic activities, games and topics to stimulate the senses…

    Paperback – 1997-01-31
    Routledge
    Early Skills

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    Early Listening Skills

    1st Edition

    By Diana Williams

    This practical and comprehensive manual, for professionals working with pre-school children or the older special-needs child, offers more than 200 activities in a format designed to be photocopied for use in the classroom or for carers. It covers the basic auditory skills needed before meaning can…

    Paperback – 1995-12-14
    Routledge
    Early Skills