Fun Phonics -- Workbook by Carol Doncaster, Joyce Sweeney


Fun Phonics -- Workbook by Carol Doncaster, Joyce Sweeney

Workbook 1 gives practice in phoneme-grapheme correspondence. It provides a resource to develop the relationship between initial sounds in words and their written representation. Fun Phonics Workbook 1 helps children build on skills learned in the whole class session. The activities extend their grasp of a new concept and provide opportunities to practise key skills such as: / Identifying rhyming words from 3 choices given / Developing understanding of relationships between initial sounds and their letter representation / Combining understanding of onset and rhyme and phonemic blending / Developing speed and accuracy in reading and writing / Developing fluency in reading more complex onsets and rimes

About the Author

Carol Doncaster is a Primary School Teacher with 20 years' experience. At present, she works in Renfrewshire as a home link teacher, identifying and developing appropriate strategies to help raise achievement and to sustain young children in education. Joyce Sweeney is Deputy Head Teacher at Baidbar Primary School in East Renfrewshire, Scotland, with responsibility for language, support for learning and educational needs. She has 20 years' classroom teaching experience, most of which has been spent with the early stages of Primary School. She has additional qualifications in infant and nursery teaching.

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16 pages
Interest Age: From 4


Carol Doncaster, Joyce Sweeney
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Publication date

20th June 2000



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