Sounds Race Do a 'Sounds Race' with your Little Letter Cards.
Finger TappingFind the 'Student List' in the Unit Activities. Tap out the different sounds in the words as shown in the video below.
Writing Write three interesting sentences with words containing a particular spelling pattern. If you need help, use the 'Student Lists' or 'Review Sentences' in the Unit Activities.
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Phonics Online - Games Login to Phonics Online and access the Phonics Games from the homepage. Play games in the Learning Journey to consolidate learning or play Skills Focus games to help develop speed and accuracy. Specific skills include Letter Shapes, Letter Sounds, Blending, Segmenting and Tricky Words.
Written Word Sort Find the 'Student List' and 'Written Word Sort' in the Unit Activities, then follow these steps:
Unit Story Find the 'Unit Story' in the Unit Activities and follow these steps:
Spelling Quiz Find the 'Student Lists' in the Unit Activities and read out some of the words as a spelling quiz.
ReadingFind the 'Review Sentences' in the Unit Activities. Have children read the 'Review Sentences' to a parent, carer or sibling. Children should read the sentences to themselves, then parents/carers can ask a question about the content. Next, read the sentence again together ('Choral Reading').
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Choice Boards are designed to enable students to consolidate learning at home. They can be shared with parents/carers for students to pick an activity to do every day during this unprecedented COVID-19 outbreak. Activities do not need daily guidance but may require learning packages to be sent home.
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