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Phase 3 Tricky Words Song Say Hello To

Phase 3 Tricky Words song as requested by many :) Tricky words/sight words featured me, be, was, you, my, all, are, they, was. Tricky words These are tricky,...

Start by practising reading tricky words with the fun song above. 


Today we are going to look at the "oo" digraph. This digraph makes two sounds, like the sound in the middle of "moon" and the sound in the middle of "book" Watch the video below to learn the sound. 

OO in hoop and oo in hook

Watch UK school teacher Mr Thorne and Youtube sensation Geraldine the Giraffe take you on a learning journey through the world of phonics, grammar, spelling ...

Look at the pictures below. Some have the short "oo" sound like in "book" and some words have the long "oo" sound like "moon" Write the words in two separate lists in your exercise book. You could present it in a table like the one here; 


Long oo Short oo
book moon


Finish by asking your child to write these sentences, don't show them the screen!


Look at the moon at night.

I can look at a book.

The cook has a big hat.