Initial Blends develops spelling of 12 common initial blends (-l blends, -r blends + st and sp) through a simple, fast-moving onset and rime game using 55 cards and 2 dice. Various playing options allow for very competitive, quick-thinking play, or straightforward turn-taking rules that give no player any advantage over the other(s). Each vowel sound has its own colour, and long vowels have a different colour background to eliminate confusion.
Typical words formed: STOP CLIP PROP CLAP PLUM SLACK FLICK SLEEP STAIN etc
Card size: 85mm x 55mm. (Standard playing card size)