A great way to engage children at home with phonics is to play games. Matching pairs, snap, sorting words or letters can all be ways to help teach your children. Some document links are posted below that you can have a read of to give you some ideas! They are arranged in sets so it would be a good idea to find out from your class teacher what set they are currently working in.
A great pack put together of activity ideas to support your child at home -
This is a link to an alphabet whiteboard you could purchase for your child to practise on. It is a ready printed whiteboard with our cursive letters and comes with a pen! click here
If you have a computer at home then below is a list of websites that have fun interactive games for children to play.
Alphablocks is on you tube, cbbc website has alphablock games and there is an alphablock app too.
• Read with Phonics Games – Free
• Jolly Phonics Lessons - Free
• Go Explore from CBeebies – Free
• PocketPhonics Stories – Free
• Duolingo ABC – Learn to Read – Free
• Sight Words & Phonics Reading – Free
A good video to explain the link of letters and sounds and the reading of CVC words
Learn a single letter and its sound (more videos with different letters available too if you click on the Mister Teach link below the video)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qWn-qxUddqo – blending video of CVC word reading (a song)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ZzK8VIMpq8 – blending video of CVC word reading
Alphablocks video - great video when learning to blend to read CVC words