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It's hard for a child to say a sound if they can't hear it properly, or distinguish it from other speech sounds. But it can be fiddly and time-consuming to coordinate word lists, with matching pictures and high quality audio recording - especially for children who have not yet learned to read.
"Auditory bombardment" - also known as "focused auditory stimulation" - is an evidence-based practice to help children focus on the target sound or sound combination. It can be used:
This pack is all you need to implement an auditory bombardment program for the ‘j’ (/dʒ/) sound. It includes:
Evidence tells us that you need as few as 3-5 examples of a sound for children to pick up the pattern. This pack includes 6 lists of words - 30 words in all - showcasing the target sound at the start, middle and the end of words.
Simply print the cards, download the audio file, and go!