Ballymana National School, NS, Craughwell

Infant’s Phonics

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          Mr. Thorne does phonics   

This is a useful site to help your child learn letter sounds, words and more.

Click on the links below to go to specific videos. Scroll down until you see the box and press play. When you are finished close the window and you will be back at this screen.

 

♦ To hear all the letter sounds click on the link below (in less than 3min you can practice all the letter sounds!)

Letter sounds

Captal letter names

Letter sounds and writing letters

 Magic pencil writes the letters

Letter names, sounds and words song

Phonics song

English phonemes (sounds)

 

♦ To practice specific letter sounds and words click on the letter below.

 

 c          a           d           g          o         m          h          r          n         

 

i          s            l           t             k          b          p                      e 

          

          z          u          qu          v          w         y         x

 sh            ch                th               wh  

 

♦ To learn and practice  specific letter sounds and words with Geraldine the giraffe click on the letter below.

 

          a           d           g          o         m          h          r          n

 

 i          s              l          t           k          b          p          f          e 

 

j          z             u          qu        v        w            y         x

 

Learning to write letters note: letter b is not formed correctly here. It should be completed in  one movement – down, up half way and around

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Phonics Song  – a lovely phonics song with the letter sounds and words

 

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Word families

Sort the words into their word families.

 

 Starfall.com

 

 

Listen to sounds and learn to read with this web site.

ABC’s   – letters

Learn to read  – Zac the rat and other stories

 

Sesame Street 

 

Phonics Games

cvc game

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cvc game – hanging monkeys

 

 

                        Letter shooting!

 

Sounds game

 

Initial sounds games