Phonics and Early Reading Parent Support

This page has alll the sounds practised so far this school year by  Reception and Year 1.

This is where you as parents can learn, see and hear more in the attached videos/PowerPoints, to help you support your children at home with their Phonics and early reading development.

  • Sounding the Phase 2 and 3 phonic sounds correctly – a helpful video  – click here
  • Sounding the Phase 5 phonic sounds correctly – a helpful video  – click here

Previous sounds practised and support videos/PowerPoints

Week beginning 16th January
Reception – Sounds learned this week were: ‘ai’, ‘ee’, ‘igh’ and ‘oa’.
Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Year 1
Sound learned this week was: ‘ou’. Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Week beginning 9th January
Reception – Sounds learned this week were: ‘sh’, ‘th’ and ‘ng’. Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Year 1 – Sound learned this week was: ‘ou’. Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Week beginning 12th December
Reception – Sounds learned this week were: ‘y’, ‘zz’, ‘z’, ‘qu’ and ‘ch’.
Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Year 1
Sounds learned this week were: ‘oe’ and ‘ie’. Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Week beginning 5th December
Reception – Sounds learned this week were: ‘j’, ‘v’, ‘w’ and ‘x’.
Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Year 1
– No new s
ounds learned this week.
Week beginning: 28th November
Reception – Sounds learned this week were: ‘ff’, ‘ll’, ‘ss’ and ‘s’.
Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Year 1
Sounds learned this week were: ‘ae’. Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Week beginning: 14th November
Reception – Sounds learned this week were: ‘h’, ‘b’, ‘f’ and ‘l’.
Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Year 1
Sounds learned this week were: ‘ie’. Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Week beginning7th November
Reception – Sounds learned this week were: ‘ck’, ‘e’, ‘u’ and ‘r’. Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Year 1
Sounds learned this week were: ‘oy’. Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Week beginning31st October
Reception – Sounds learned this week were: ‘g’, ‘o’, ‘c’ and ‘k’. Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Year 1
Sounds learned this week were: ‘ay’. Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Week beginning24th October
Reception – Sounds learned this week were: ‘i’, ‘n’, ‘m’ and ‘d’. Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Year 1
Sounds learned this week were: ‘oi’, ‘own’, ‘ur’ and ‘ear’. Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Week beginning:  26th September
Reception – Sounds learned this week were: ‘t’ and ‘p’.   Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Year 1 – No new sounds learned this week.
Week beginning19th September
Reception – Sounds learned this week were: ‘s’ and ‘a’.   Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Year 1 – Sounds learned this week were: ‘sh’ and ‘th’.   Click here for parent support PowerPoint.
Week beginning12th September
Reception – N/A
Year 1 – Sounds learned this week were: ‘sh’, ‘th’, ‘ai’, ‘ee’, ‘igh’, ‘oa’.   Click here for parent support PowerPoint 1 and here for PowerPoint 2 (and remember to click the sound button on each slide)