Speech Sound Awareness Activities Pack
Speech sound awareness is also known as phonological awareness. It is the ability to identify and manipulate sounds in words. It is an essential skill for speech sound development and reading.
Understanding that words can be broken down and that they are made up of different sounds is an important part of speech and literacy development. For a child to be able to use sounds correctly when they speak, they need to be able to listen and identify:
- sounds at the beginning/ends of words
- rhyming words