Week 5

In this last week of Phase 4, learning will cover suffixes, including s/es, ed, ing, est and er. Although these are already decodable, they will help children whilst reading, and also link to the KS1 national expectations.

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Week 7

In this seventh week of Phase 3, children will learn to say and recognise the sounds: ure and er, as well as tricky words: they, her, all and are. Friday’s lesson will act as a general revision lesson for the rest of phase 3.

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Phase 3

Letters and Sounds phase 3 aligned planning and resources, designed to help you save time and teach phonics like a specialist.

Children entering Phase 3 will know around 19 letters and be able to blend phonemes to read VC words and segment VC words to spell. While many children will be able to read and spell CVC words, they all should be able to blend and segment CVC words orally.

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Time for Phonics will be integrated into the Discovery Education Espresso Platform

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