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Dear children,

I encourage you to practise your phonics sounds each day so your reading and spelling gets even better. I've put all the slides below - just like we do in class! Show your family how you can decode and blend words.

Phonics language explained for parents

Special friend sounds

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Jolly Phonics Letter Sounds (British English)

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Listen to the 42 letter sounds of Jolly Phonics, spoken in British English. Each letter sound is clearly spoken twice, before an example word is given. Perfect for parents, teachers and children who aren't sure how to pronounce the letter sounds.

Confused by Phonics?

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This video gives you an idea of what the phonics screen is.

Alien Words

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Let's sound out some Alien Words! 👽 Try muting the video to sound out words independently.