SPELD SA provides free online resources to help with literacy and numeracy teaching and ideas to help those with specific learning difficulties. The resources have been designed to be easy to use and accessible to teachers, parents, teacher aides or anyone who is wanting to help a person with a specific learning difficulty, like dyslexia. If you find these resources useful consider becoming a member or making a donation to help fund our next project.

Specific Learning Difficulties

Literacy Resources

Oral Language

  • Let’s Talk Oral Language Cards – cards to encourage oral language development
  • Vocabulary Scope and Sequence Chart – At each year level, there are lists of subject-based words and space for teachers to record the vocabulary they will teach for specific units of inquiry. Thanks to Blaxcell Street Public School for allowing us to publish this chart.

Phonemic Awareness

  • Phonemic Awareness Tasks – tasks designed to help students hear the sounds of English and development letter-sound correlation

Reading and Writing with Phonics

Phonic Books in Libraries SA

Assessment Tools


Math Resources

  • Maths Bytes – strategies and games to help with maths

Good Teaching Practices 

Other Online Resources

SPELD SA is generously supported by

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SPELD SA would like to acknowledge the support of the Douglas Whiting Trust in the development of this website.

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AUSPELD is a member of the IDA Global Partners Program