Year 1 - Class 1P - Autumn 2020

Our teacher is Mrs Pritchard.
Our teaching assistants are Mrs O'Neill and Mrs Jones.
P.E. is on Tuesday and Wednesday. P.E kits should be worn to school on these days.

Reading books are given out on a Monday and are due in on a Friday. Dojo points are awarded for home reading.

Music is on a Wednesday.

Parents, your children need to know and recognise all of these sounds in words to be able to read.  This video will show you how to use sound buttons to sound out words.

Phonics Digraphs Phase 3 Phonics



Some parents worry about teaching their child the 'wrong' sound, if you are unsure of how to say any of the  sounds taught please click the link below:

Phase 2 Digraphs

This video shows how 2 letters make one sound - a digraph

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Digraphs Song

This Digraph Song is a fun activity which explains that digraphs have two letters but make one sound. Learn about the digraphs:

sh, th, ch, ph and wh

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Jolly Phonics - all songs and actions

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Jolly phonics Phase 3 songs

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 baby book story reading GIF
Early reading begins with knowing all letter sounds. 
Every day we practice phonics in school. 
Please practice as often as possible at home .

Jolly Phonics Phase 3 

Digraphs (2 letters = 1 sound)

Trigraphs (3 letters = 1 sound)

Vowel Digraphs and Trigraphs | ai, ee, igh, oa

This video helps children understand digraphs ai/ ee/  (2 letters making one sound) and trigraphs  igh (3 letters making one sound.

It also shows how to use Sound Buttons

Other useful Phonic links to help with reading: