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Alphabet Desk Mats for The Early Years – Foundation (Downloadable)
Alphabet Desk Mats for The Early Years – Foundation (Downloadable)Alphabet Desk Mats for The Early Years – Foundation (Downloadable)

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Designed by Speech Pathologists and educators, Alphabet Desk Mats have been created for children aged 3-5 years old to support early writing efforts. These downloadable desk mat resources are ideal for use in the school or home to assist children providing:

  • Letter starting points of lower case letters
  • Reminders of correct pencil grip
  • The pictures support alphabet sound recall (which is particularly important for spelling).
  • Available in Cursive or Foundation Font available

The recommended order of letter presentation.

  • Group 1 Letters (s, a, t, p, i, n) with yellow dots
  • Group 2 Letters (m, r, h, e, c, d) with blue dots
  • Group 3 Letters (f, l, g, o, u, b) with green dots
  • Group 4 Letters (w, j, v, k, z, y q, x) with red dots

The recommended manner of presentation.

  • Introduce then revise one group at a time.
  • Only progress onto subsequent groups of letters once previous concepts covered have been demonstrated.
Includes:
  • One Alphabet Desk Mat for Early Years in PDF format for print on A3/A4 paper or card.

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