Early Years Flashcards with Widgit Symbols
Over 570 symbol flashcards that cover early years vocabulary.

The symbols can be used in a variety of ways – from creating visual timetables to managing behaviour.

A booklet with detailed ideas about how to use the symbols pack is included.

This pack is a great introduction to using Widgit symbols, and the symbols are ideal early years teaching, parents, childminders or carers to use to help aid learning and development.

This pack contains….

Ideas for using flashcards

Feelings and emotions – 28 symbol cards for expressing feelings and emotions

Numbers - 24 symbol cards - numbers 1-20, plus extra

Playing - 51 symbol cards to use during play

Playgroup - 40 symbol cards which may be used to discuss playgroup

Safety - 14 symbol cards to discuss features of safety

Shopping - 66 symbol cards which may be used when shopping

Colours - 13 symbol cards showing the most common colours

Times of the day - 21 symbol cards showing different times of the day

Days of the week - 13 symbol cards showing the days of the week, plus extra

Meal time - 41 symbol cards to use during mealtimes

Behaviour - 11 symbol cards which may be used to promote good behaviour

Food and drink - 80 food and drink symbol cards

Recycling - 14 recycling symbol cards

Activity labels - 23 symbol cards which may be used to label boxes or for routines

Wash hands - 7 symbol cards to use to sequence washing hands

Notices - 10 symbol cards for labelling areas and rooms

Transport - 19 symbol cards showing different modes of transport

Dressing up - 39 symbol cards to use when dressing up

Getting dressed - 38 symbol cards to label clothes, or to help with dressing

Places to go - 22 symbol cards showing places to go, plus how to get there

This resource was created in InPrint 3.
Widgit Symbols supports vocabulary development across the primary curriculum for all students, as well as helping individuals with special needs, autism or speech and language difficulties.
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  • 01-Ideas-for-using-flashcards.pdf
  • 02-Feelings-and-Emotions.pdf
  • 03-Numbers.pdf
  • 04-Playing.pdf
  • 05-Playgroup.pdf
  • 06-Safety.pdf
  • 07-Shopping.pdf
  • 08-Colours.pdf
  • 09-Times-of-the-Day.pdf
  • 10-Days-of-the-Week.pdf
  • 11-Meal-Time.pdf
  • 12-Behaviour.pdf
  • 13-Food-and-Drink.pdf
  • 14-Recycling.pdf
  • 15-Activity-Labels.pdf
  • 16-Wash-Hands.pdf
  • 17-Notices.pdf
  • 18-Transport.pdf
  • 19-Dressing-Up.pdf
  • 20-Getting-Dressed.pdf
  • 21-Places-to-Go.pdf

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Created: Apr 26, 2017

Updated: Feb 22, 2018

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