diy microphones for taking turns talking or sharing.....great
Put out various phones and phone nooks for play. Thought....make index card ring with each child's picture and simple numbers and they can pretend to call each other ...practices # recognition name reading etc.
Have a basket of "reading bears" in the book corner to support children with reading and talking out loud
story stones (Gingerbread Man) to support a Talk for Writing approach. Just need varnish.