Primary English: Phenomenal phonics ideas

Ensure pupils' understanding of phonics is secure with these innovative teaching ideas
Primary English: Phenomenal Phonics Ideas

Plunge into the world of phonics with these innovative games and classroom activities

Pupils’ understanding of phonics is integral to the development of their reading, writing and language skills. But, constantly finding new and engaging ways to tackle different sounds can be a struggle! To help you add a little pizzazz to your phonics lessons, we’ve gathered some of our favourite displays, practice sheets and games. Get stuck in!

Classroom displays

Decorate your classroom while reminding students of different phonemes and letters with these practical wall displays and supportive tools.  

Phonics Display - Give the Monsters a Nonsense Name
ElizaMorrell

Phonics Display - Give the Monsters a Nonsense Name

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Phonics display for phases 2,3,4 and 5. Contains: 27 monster pictures and frames. 23 Phase 2 sound cards. 27 Phase 3 sound cards. 30 Phase 4 blend cards. 14 Phase 5 sound cards (not including split digraphs). All you need to do is put squares of velcro on the frames and on the ba...

Booklets and exercises

When it comes to phonics, practice really does make perfect! Ensure that your pupils are on the right track with these engaging worksheets, that cover digraphs, blends and tricky sounds.  

Phase 3 Phonic Books
FunkyPhonics

Phase 3 Phonic Books

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There is a book from each vowel diagraph apart from ear/air/ure which are combined in one book. Whole book is in in black and grey to save on colour ink when mass copying or printing. There is a PDF for each book so saves scrolled through trying to find the one you need. Activities Super Sear...
Phonics Blends Activity Pack
Polly Puddleduck

Phonics Blends Activity Pack

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**Resource Title** Phonics Blends Activity Pack **Age/Year Group** Early Years and Key Stage 1 **Total Pages in download** 52 **File Type** PDF **Resource Content** Beginning Blends Activities Over 20 Blends Posters One set of Blends jigsaw puzzles ...
Phase 3 Phonics Digraphs Activity Booklet
Epic Phonics

Phase 3 Phonics Digraphs Activity Booklet

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If you like this FREE resource PLEASE leave a review. Any suggestions for improvements are more than welcome!! An activity booklet to encourage children to use digraphs. Differentiated activity booklets! Covers ch,sh,th,ng,ai,ee,igh,oa and oo. Copyright Notice- All clip art image...
ch phonics activities
SaveTeachersSundays

ch phonics activities

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3 ch phonics activities: 1) match the image to the word (draw a line) (2) match the word to the image (laminate and cut up) (3) guess the hidden words from the clues

Games and activities

Surely there’s no better way to generate excitement about phonics than with a themed game? From collecting sounds to making nonsense words, there’s something to stimulate every learner.  

Battleships Phonics game
Elsasupport

Battleships Phonics game

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Children love to play Battleships, such a classic game and this resource uses the Battleships game to help children to practise their blending skills. Children will make lots of nonsense words with this game so it is purely on the blending and segmenting. There are 17 games altogether covering Phase...