Percy's Skills Builder

Based around the themes of memory, observation and listening, the popular character of Percy the caterpillar helps children to develop their mental, visual and listening skills.

The easy-to-use activities have 3 levels of difficulty that encourage children to memorise patterns, identify sounds, observe objects and match pictures.

A selection of printable worksheets is included, in addition to an extensive teacherís section, which also provides an easy certificate printing facility.

Key features:

  • Develops memory, observation and listening skills, with three levels of difficulty.
  • Printable activity sheets are provided on the CD.
  • Fun animations and sounds included.
  • Helps with picture and sound recognition skills.




Early years  

Key stage(s):

Foundation, 1


3 - 6 years

Single user:£34.00
3 user:£51.00
5 user:£68.00
10 user:£102.00
20 user:£136.00
Site licence:£204.00
all prices include media
To purchase, choose your licence type and click buy. Remember, we can invoice UK schools even if you order online.

System requirements

PC: Pentium II 500mhz processor or greater, Microsoft Windows 98, 2000, XP or Vista, 128mb RAM, 16 bit colour.
Mac: Power Mac G3 400mhz processor or greater, OS X (up to 10.4), 128mb RAM, 16 bit colour.

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Screen shots

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The main menu that is displayed when Percy's Skills Builder starts up, provides easy access to each of the six activities and the options section.
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This activity tests the player's listening skills. They must listen to a sound and click on the picture they think makes that sound.
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In this activity, the player must listen and concentrate to copy the pattern that flashes up on Percy's game machine.
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In this game, Percy will show the player a row of toys, and then hide one! Can the player guess which one was hidden?
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In this activity, the player must turn over two cards at a time to try and find the matching pairs.
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Listen carefully to the sounds in this game and try to work out where you need to drag the picture to!
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Observation is needed in this game of snap. The player must click the button when they see two identical picture cards.
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The options section provides options to change many of the program/activity settings, as well as accessing the printable worksheets.
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