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The standard editions of our apps allow limited access to our full range of resources. Below you can find out which resource each app has access to.  

To gain access to our full range of resources and word lists, subscribe to Special Words Plus today.

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Special Words 

Cars, Colours, Emotions, Lots of Socks, Shapes, School, Toilet Training, Where is the Sock?

Birthday, Chinese New Year, Valentine's Day, Easter, Halloween, Christmas and Holiday, New Year.

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Special Words Pro

Cars, Colours, Emotions, Lots of Socks, Shapes, School, Toilet Training, Where is the Sock?

Birthday, Chinese New Year, Valentine's Day, Easter, Halloween, Christmas and Holiday, New Year.

Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter, Little Critters, Rainforest, Solar System, Transport, Under the Sea, Weather, Woodland & Forest.

Castles, Egyptian, Great Fire of London, Stone Age.

Sounds - listening, S sounds.

People Who Help Us, Positive Behaviour.

Life Cycle of a Butterfly, Life Cycle of a Flower, Life Cycle of a Frog.

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Special Stories 

Cars, Colours, Emotions, Lots of Socks, Shapes, School, Toilet Training, Where is the Sock?

Birthday, Chinese New Year, Valentine's Day, Easter, Halloween, Christmas and Holiday, New Year.

To download these free word lists, please carefully follow the following steps:

For Special Words or Special Words Pro on iOS or Android

  1. If you have disabled editing in the app, re-enable it via the Settings.
  2. Open the app, go to Word List. On iOS tap the action button (top right) and on Android tap the menu button (top right). Select Import Word List, then Download from Special iApps.
  3. If you have not yet registered and activated the app, follow the simple steps there to do so.
  4. You will then see a list of different catagories: first select the collection, and then the add-on.
  5. When download has completed, choose Add new profileNOT any of the Replace options.

For Special Stories on iOS or Android

  1. If you have disabled editing in the app, re-enable it via the Settings. 
  2. Open the app. On iOS tap action button (top left), or on Android tap menu (top left) and select Sharing. Then select Import Story, then Download from Special iApps
  3. If you have not yet registered and activated the app, follow the simple steps there to do so.
  4. You will then see a list of different catagories: first select the collection, and then the add-on.
  5. When download has completed, choose Add new collectionNOT any of the Replace options.