Reading Help for Parents

Here are the sounds the children learn to read in Reception and Year 1

s    ss
a
t
p
i
n    gn   kn
m   mb
d
g
o

c     k    ck
e
u
r     wr
h
b
f      ff    ph
l      ll
j      g   dge
v

w
x       cks      ks
y
z       zz
qu
ch      tch
sh
th
ng
ai       ay      a-e      a

ee      ea      e-e     ey      e     y
or       oar     oor     our    ore
igh      ie       i-e      -ye     y
oa       ow     o-e      o
oo       oul     u
ar        a
er        ur       ir      ear
ou       ow
oi         oy
ue        ew      u-e     u

This films shows you how to say each spelling pattern.

 

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