Young children learn best when they are having fun! These word playing cards can be an enjoyable way to learn to read the most common words in our language and how they are used in sentences. An enjoyable way to practise reading the range of common and tricky words children learn at school alongside phonics. Playing the words games will help children to: * develop memory and concentration skills * recognise many common and tricky words by sight * build sentences The series provides essential support for parents through www.oxfordowl.co.uk. Visit the Oxford Owl for practical advice for helping children learn to read, all you need to know about phonics and lots of fun activities and free eBooks. The cards contain: * 48 word cards (2 copies of 24 words) * 4 picture cards to help build sentences * 3 parent cards with practical advice on how to use the Flashcards and games to support memory and sentence making, through familiar games like snap.