Make sure you know all of the phase 3 and phase 5 letters and sounds.
Play Odd and Bob – Recap all phase 5 sounds
Play buried treasure to recap all of the phase 5 sounds we have been learning. Make a note of any sounds you are still unsure of to practise later.
You could also try reading some phase 5 sentences by playing Yes/No Yeti.
We have been learning the alternative spellings for the ‘ear’ sound. We learned that eer, ere and ear are all used in words to make the ‘ear’ sound.
We learned that oi and oy are both used in words to make the ‘oi’ sound.
We have been learning that ou and ow are both used to spell ‘ow’ sounds.
We have been learning the alternative spellings for the ‘er’ sound. We learned that er, ur, ir and ear are all used in words to make the ‘er’ sound.
Continue to recap all phase 2 sounds and make sure you are confident using them to read simple words. You could even have a go at writing some simple words using these sounds. Use your Active Learn account to read ebooks and practise skills linked to the sounds you have learned.
Phase 3 sounds learned so far…