Today let's begin with a quickwrite of sounds that we have already learnt. Have you got your exercise book and a pencil?
Grown ups, please ask your child to write a list of sounds from the mat below, choosing them in a random order.
Last week we learnt two ways of spelling one sound. They were
c like in cap
k like in kid
Today we are going to learn a third way of spelling the same sound. This is what it looks like:
We call this a digraph. Can you say that word? Digraph. A digraph is when we see two letters but only hear / say one sound. Watch the video below to find out more about the ck digraph.
Most of the time, the ck digraph is found at the end of a word. Like in the words below:
Can you write words to match the pictures below, remembering to use our new ck digraph at the end of the words?