If your child is on the SEND Register you will already know what their current targets are. If you are unsure then please contact your class teacher via Parenthub who will be able to help with this.
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Reading – suggested activities for teaching target words
I say, we say, you say
Look at the shape of the word: said
Find words within the word, e.g.: weather: we, eat, at, the, he, her
Identify/highlight the tricky part of the word, eg silent letters; 'ou' saying 'u' etc
Compare how the word looks to how it sounds
Clap out syllables (hel-i-cop-ter)
Mark out syllables (understanding that each syllable contains a vowel sound)
Make the word using tactile letters
List words that rhyme with your word
Look up/discuss the meaning of the word
Highlight the root, prefix and suffix (head, body and tail)
Make a picture card reminder
Roll & Read: number each word, 1-6 and roll a dice; the pupil reads the corresponding word – how many words correct in one minute/two minutes?
Roll & Read 2: word dice
Spin a word – how many words can be read correctly in one minute/two minutes?
Tiddly Winks (using probe sheet)
Catch & Read: words are written and numbered on a large whiteboard. A ball is thrown to the child and a number said; the child reads the corresponding word.
Tracking activities (see attached sheets)
Mark sound buttons (regular words)
Find the words in a word search
Here are some video links to support you and your child with phonics at home:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iguS4kxvx0k Phase 3 Sounds
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_KJcEILxOYI Phase 5 Sounds
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ri4u0TjAZ38 Phase 2 and 3 tricky words
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3NOzgR1ANc4 Phase 4 Tricky Words
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DbcZnb2iz1c Phase 5 Tricky Words