The Speed Sounds and Chants cards provide a mnemonic for the graphemes from Stages 1 to 6.


These 34 cards include all your favourite Milo Monkey characters as well as the Pip and Tim characters for the consonants digraphs introduced from Stage Plus 4, 5 and 6. 

Available in two sizes; the convenient classroom size for student work and the larger classroom display size for demonstration.


How to use Speed Sounds Cards


Daily practice is key to success in learning the phonemes and graphemes of the alphabetic code.


These cards are used in the both teaching and practising grapheme recognition. 


Teaching Phase: Introduce the cards as set out in the Teacher Resource books

Practice Phase: Initially, cards are presented chant first to scaffold the learning. Later, once the child is confident, present the cards grapheme first, using the chant to support when needed.

Speed Sounds and Chants Stages 1-6 Classroom Size


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