Phonics for Term 6
The Oxford Owl website has a lot of helpful information and videos that may help you to support your child with reading. Click on this link to explore:
This link allows you to click on sounds to hear their sounds :
During Term 6 we would complete Phase 5 Phonics, as well as re-visiting previous phases.
Set yourself either a one or two minute "time challenge", how many sounds can you correctly say
Practise applying sounds by blending playing games such as:
Buried treasure -https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/member-only/BuriedTreasure2.html? or Dragons den https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/member-only/DragonsDen.html
Alternative spellings for sounds:
Explore alternative spellings for sounds using Sal's Phonics on Espresso:
You can also practice using:
https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/member-only/Phase5Menu.htm - you can log in for free.
Feel free to explore previous sounds learnt in phase 3.
When you've practised a sound or spelling of a sound, apply your learning by using the sounds in words, then create a sentence.
Watch a video clip explaining compound words:
Compound word games:
Practise adding suffixes:
Practise using fun games: