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CLIP 11865

Talkie Time - magic thumbs

Talkie Time - magic thumbs

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Key Info
  • Talkie Time - magic thumbs
  • Duration: 09:58
  • An interactive sketch encouraging children to join in. Presenter Rodd is dressed up as a Magician and is attempting a magic trick. He has to sound out the magic word to make the object appear but it isn't working. Instead he decides to show the children his magic thumbs which make two new sounds around a middle letter.
  • Subject:




  • Keywords: Phase 2, Talkie-time, interactive phonics, initial sounds, singing, rhyme, letters, magic
Ideas for use in class
  • Get the children to trace around the shape of the thumbs to reveal the two letters and sound them out. Pause and choose some new middle sounds. Get the children to make the magic thumbs with Rodd and sound out the new word. Sound out the magic word again to help Rodd complete his magic trick.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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