UNDERSTANDING: As a beginning teacher, I sometimes struggle in remembering the finite differences between phonemic awareness and phonics. This is an excellent phonemic awareness & phonics cheat-sheet to put in your planner and help me remember!
I made this snakes and ladders type game to help reinforce all the graphemes up to phase 5 as prep for the screening test. Also sneaked in some consonant blends too. I'll use groups of three with my phonics group and enlarge the document to You can.
We’ve been introducing one phoneme (letter sound) at a time with out “sss is for sounds” series, and this week I wanted to take a break from learning sounds to explore the concept of CVC words. CVC words are integral to any pre-reading program and they ha