Aim: grapheme & initial sound identification
Equipment: grapheme cards, - one for each child, objects with initial sounds to match cards
1. Children sit in circle.
2. Look at the objects and identify initial sounds. Place objects in centre of circle.
3. Pass a box grapheme cards around the circle singing “Box of sounds, pass it round, pass it round, pass it round. Box of sounds pass it round, what sound is it?” (“London bridge is falling down” tune)
4. Child holding box at the end of the song takes out the top card, identifies sound and places it next to corresponding object.

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