I know my phonics!
If your child is not reading yet (and this is perfectly normal for this age group), just make sure that he knows all 26 of his phonics and that he still remembers them in September. Here you will
find a link to download a set of phonic cards. There are 4 cards per page.. You will need to print them out, cut them out and - if possible - laminate them.
Phonics Card Set
This is a zipped file, you will need to extract the individual files either with WinRAR or a similar program.
compressed file archive 479.1 KB
Easy Reading pages
Use these easier stories to start reading.
Adobe Acrobat Document 118.6 KB
IMPORTANT! Most of these games run on Flash, you may need to allow this option on your computer for them to work.
- Letters & Sounds - Phoneme Pop Game
- Let's practise p, b & d - Fishing Bowl Game
First reading steps
When you think your kid is ready you can try these options to help him begin blending:
- Reading 3 letter words (click on Starter Activity)
- Short A wordmachine from Starfall (the other vowels are included in the paid subscription)
Reading Bear, excellent presentation of the different sounds in short words, practice with the short vowel