Stepping Stones is a comprehensive course that integrates the four skills of the language and thus works as a learning guide for recep-tion-aged children who are just starting their journey of learning English. From 4 years onwards, Stepping Stones introduces reading and writing through phonics and blending, following the SATPIN method recommended as part of the UK curriculum. Letters for each sound are introduced one by one, with a story to read together, a set of words to blend, and a set of vocabulary words to learn. Activities including drawing, speaking, and playing all support and extend the child's learning. step-by-step.