Phonics

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Phonics


Learning the letter sounds

Children are taught 42 letter sounds, which is a mix of alphabet sounds (1 sound – 1 letter) and digraphs (1 sound – 2 letters) such as sh, th, ai and ue.  Using a multi-sensory approach each letter sound is introduced with fun actions, stories and songs.
We teach the letter sounds in 7 groups of 6 letters. Children can start reading after the first group of letters have been taught and should have been introduced to all the 42 letter sounds after 9 weeks at school.

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Phase 2 Sounds
s

 

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a

 

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t

 

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p

 

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i

 

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n

 

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m

 

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d

 

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g

 

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o

 

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c e

 

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u

 

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k r

 

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h

 

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b

 

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f

 

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ff l

 

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ll ss j

 

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v

 

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x

 

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w

 

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y

 

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z

 

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zz      

 

Phase 3 Sounds
qu

 

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ck

 

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ch

 

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sh

 

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th

 

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ng

 

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ai

 

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ee

 

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igh oa

 

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oo

 

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00
ar

 

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or

 

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ur oi

 

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ear air ure er

 

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ow      

 

 

Phase 5 Sounds
ou

 

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ir ay ea
aw oy au ey
-y ew ow wh
e-e a-e

 

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i-e

 

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o-e
u-e ie ue oe

 

Phase 5 Sounds in Words

Shout

Toy

Stir

Key

Day

Launch

Bean

Candy

Claw

Few

House

Joke

When

Cube

Pete

Pie

Snake

Glue

Spike

Toe

 


Learning letter formation
This is taught alongside the introduction of each letter sound. Typically, children will learn how to form and write the letter/letters down during the course of the lesson.

*letter formation videos will be added soon