Quick start

Choose a section:
Choose something to look for:
...and choose a categorisation:

Newsletter sign up

Sign up our newsletter for occasional information about new resources and other developments

Sign me up to:





Category: Listening and attention 0-11m  

Log in to Commtap to...

Avoid seeing Google ads; add pages to your "favourites" so you can come back to them easily; add or edit resources. Login to Commtap

Abbreviation: CL-LA 0-11m

See also: Early Years Scale (EYFS) descriptions. Category lists.


Turns toward a familiar sound then locates range of sounds with accuracy. •Listens to, distinguishes and responds to intonations and sounds of voices. •Reacts in interaction with others by smiling, looking and moving. •Quietens or alerts to the sound of speech. •Looks intently at a person talking, but stops responding if speaker turns away. •Listens to familiar sounds, words, or finger plays. •Fleeting Attention – not under child’s control, new stimuli takes whole attention

"Listening and attention 0-11m" pages

Early Years (0-5yrs) Section:

Primary (5-11yrs) Section:

Google ads on this page are provided by Google Adsense - and their presence does not imply any endorsement by Commtap. Report a problem with an ad on this page. Log in (for free) to avoid seeing Google ads.