Phonics teaches children to recognise graphemes (letters) and link them to a phoneme (sound) and gives them the skills to decode words to be able to read and write.
At Whingate we use the Letters and Sounds scheme to teach Phonics. Below is a link to the website:-
We will update the Phonics page daily with a new Phase 3 and Phase 5 challenge you can complete at home.
Letters and Sounds are releasing daily learning videos on YouTube. It might be different phonemes to the ones we are planning for you daily, but worth a look. They are full Phonics lessons around 20-30 minutes long.
If your child is learning to blend, there are videos to help;-
If your child is working on Phase 3 here's the link below. (New videos uploaded at 10.00 am weekdays. It does say Reception, but ignore that, it is Phase 3).
If your child is working on Phase 4/5 here's the link below. (New videos uploaded at 10.30 am weekdays. It does say year 1, but ignore that).
If you are unsure how to say any of the phonemes correctly please see the links below.
Phase 5 -
Please note - We have now covered all of the Phase 3 phonemes, well done everybody! This week, we will be moving onto phase 4. If you were accessing the Phase 3 work, please look at the Phase 4 work below.
Wednesday 3rd June Phase 4