Class Clips is changing
We will be introducing the new Knowledge and Learning Beta website over the coming months. Clips for use in the classroom are now available on your phone, tablet or PC.

Alternatively, you can still browse or search by keyword or clip number on this site.

CLIP 1146

The Magic Pencil and 'y' words

The Magic Pencil and 'y' words

Did you know?

All Class Clips content is available to watch on mobile, tablet and desktop devices on our new Knowledge & Learning BETA website.

Key Info
  • The Magic Pencil and 'y' words
  • Duration: 00:38
  • The Magic Pencil shows how to write the letter 'y' four times. The narrator describes how to do this using a short rhyme - 'go up and down and round and high. Come back down to make the y.' This clip has subtitles available in Flash.
  • Subject:




  • Keywords: Phase 3, letters, -y, write, magic pencil, subtitled
Ideas for use in class
  • Showing young children how to write the letters of the alphabet.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 4x3

BBC navigation

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.