Popular phonics games, activities, cards and lesson plans

Phonics games

Jolly Phonics

Bingo, cut and stick and word building worksheets.

Jolly Phonics pairs

Simple game matching cards of pictures and words into pairs.

Jolly Phonics bingo

7 sets of bingo cards using letters in the Jolly Phonics order.

Phonics IWB resources phase 2+

Phonics grid, plus buried treasure game, full circle game and phoneme frame.

Bingo cards for phonics

Cards with a mix of 12 words. Designed for KS1 and KS2 struggling readers.

Jolly Phonics flap books

Children read the word and lift the flap to see the picture and check if they were right.

Letters and sounds, I say, you say

Letters and sounds phase 5/6 - to consolidate and remind children of sounds.

Bingo game for Jolly Phonics SATPIN

Children take turns to pick a letter card and match it to the picture on their bingo card.


Phonics planning

Reception phonics planning

Long term and medium term planning for thorough, systematic phonics teaching.

Letters and sounds assessment sheets

Assessment for phases 2 - 5, phonics reading/spelling and high frequency words.

Phase 1 lesson plans of letters and sounds

Phase 1 planning for the new letters and sounds synthetic phonics programme.

Phase two phonics planning

Six weekly plans to cover the whole of phase two.

Phase 3 lesson plans of letters and sounds

Phase 3 planning for the new letters and sounds synthetic phonics programme.

Phase 4 lesson plans of letters and sounds

Phase 4 planning for the new letters and sounds synthetic phonics programme.

Phase 5/6 lesson plans of letters and sounds

Phases 5 and 6 planning for the new letters and sounds synthetic phonics programme.

Phonics assessment

Assess knowledge of letters and sounds, consonant blends and digraphs.


Phonics cards and mats

Football phonics

Cards with sounds on, word cards and worksheets to practise writing.

Phonics mats

Mats to laminate helping revision of sounds already learnt.

Phonics cards/flower letters

Alphabet in lower and upper case with additional phonemes.

Jolly Phonics long vowel placemat

Placemat with all the additional sounds as taught in Jolly Phonics.

Phonics phases 2/3 alphabet PowerPoint

Singing alphabet cards in SATPIN order to use with letters and sounds.

Phase 3 phonics cards and posterst

Phase 3 posters and cards to laminate revising long vowels and split digraphs.

CVC foldover cards

169 CVC foldover cards in pdf format to help teach phonics.

Sorting ‘oo’ words

Words and clipart cards with a mixture of long and short oo sounds.


Phonics activities and IWB

Jolly Phonics flash card PowerPoint

Powerpoint flashcards of Jolly Phonics sounds in Jolly Phonics font.

Our sounds

PowerPoint of initial sounds in Jolly Phonics order.

Jolly Phonics - word activity

Lists of words to help the children practise blending and segmenting.

Phonics activities- phase 1/2

38 activities to help children develop good listening skills.

Letters and sounds phase 2-3 phonics

Timed PowerPoint with letters and sounds phase 2-3 phonics.

Phase 4 phonics wordsearch

Wordsearch using digraphs which are not split for Year 1 children to find the words.

‘Ee’ and ‘ai’ wordsearches