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CLIP 1168

Trip to the fire station to find words with the Magic 'e'

Trip to the fire station to find words with the Magic 'e'

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Key Info
  • Trip to the fire station to find words with the Magic 'e'
  • Duration: 03:46
  • A visit to a fire station, learning how to slide down a pole, looking at some of the equipment in a fire engine, receiving fire safety tips and watching firemen practising with a ladder. The presenter highlights the words 'slide', 'fire' and 'bike' by taking a photo of each which is displayed with colour-coded letters to make the word. This clip has subtitles available in Flash.
  • Subject:




  • Keywords: Phase 5, fire station, fire engine, preventing, lighters, matches, adult, ladder, drill, shift, instructions, magic 'e', subtitled
Ideas for use in class
  • To reinforce teaching of magic 'e' i-e pattern. As prompt for children to take their own photographs of objects for a spelling/phonics wall. Children could also be detectives and listen for other magic 'e' words eg 'like', 'drive', 'pole' and 'home'.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 4x3

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