Colourful Semantics

What is Colourful Semantics?

Once you have covered the above 4 key stages, there are additional stages for adverbs, adjectives, conjunctions and negatives.

Who can you use Colourful Semantics with?

Colourful Semantics can be used to help all children develop their language, but can be especially helpful for children with a range of Speech, Language and Communication Needs (SLCN) including:

Better yet, Colourful Semantics works brilliantly as a whole-school approach for supporting language and literacy development and can be used in all classrooms.

Who can implement it?

A range of adults trained in the approach can implement it, including;

A Speech and Language Therapist can train you on how to use the approach with specific children or can provide training for a whole school approach.

Why use Colourful Semantics?

Research into Colourful Semantics has found that it:

Examples of Colourful Semantics in use:

If you would like to know any more information about Colourful Semantics, or would like to arrange some training for your setting, do not hesitate to contact one of our Speech and Language Therapists at SLT for Kids on office@sltforkids.co.uk or call 0330 088 2298.

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