Phonics ideas for half term!
With the Phonics Screening Check coming up (all year one children and any year twos who didn't quite pass last year) these websites and videos will help you support your child - playing games and spotting sounds in words is a great way to work on these skills. Just 5 or 10 minutes every day will really help your child.
These websites will help and have lots of games and ideas:
If you are unsure about any of the sounds or how to pronounce them then Youtube has lots of fab videos that explain them - Mr Thorne's Phonics, Phab Fonics and Kids vs. Phonics are really helpful. Just put the letters/sound into the search bar and lots of videos will come up that you can watch with your child.
Here are some examples for the tricky split digraphs (where another letter sits in the middle of the sound):
Happy sounding and blending!
Miss Howe and Mrs Mower
Year 2 SATs information
Please find below the PowerPoint shared during the Year 2 SATs meeting. If you have any further questions please don't hesitate to speak to your child's class teacher.