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How does PLD focus on vocabulary within their product offering?

PLD has speech pathology created vocabulary programs for The Early Years and Foundation. To find these programs on our website, please enter the following codes in the search bar on our website or just click the links to be taken directly to the product listings:


You can view more information on the program by clicking on the page, or view it in full by
selecting VIEW PRODUCT under the cover image.

From Year 1, PLD encourages the vocabulary to be based on spelling the words. The program
we have created for this is Phonic Sight Word Sequence, and the code to search for this book is:


Typically within the primary school year students can spell words for which they do not understand the
meaning. The spelling list words with in the Phonic Sight Word Sequence program (particularly from stages 3-6) have a significant vocabulary focus and facilitate a process in which word knowledge is developed.

The Spelling Activities books (codes SAjp and SAmup) include a semantics/vocabulary set of activities to apply to the spelling words

Another related FAQ on the topic of vocabulary:

Updated on: 24/03/2019

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