Revisit: Children to sing the alphabet song looking at letter names and sounds. Children will be quite familar with this as we sing this song often in class.
We are going to introduce the sound ‘a-e’ What sound does this make? Ensure children are aware this makes one sound even though there is two letters. Introduce it is a split diagraph what does this mean that a letter goes in-between them.
Children to watch the following videos:
Children to then read the words on the attached worksheet.
Application - Children to read the phoneme spotter looking for the a-e words. Children may need support reading the phoneme spotter. If this is the case please read it to your child and can they hear the words containing the a-e sound.