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CLIP 9692

The 'or' phoneme in a story about Horace the Horse

The 'or' phoneme in a story about Horace the Horse

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Key Info
  • The 'or' phoneme in a story about Horace the Horse
  • Duration: 1:41
  • Horace the Horse is a champion show jumper but he keeps deciding to change career! He tries several other jobs involving repetition of the 'or' phoneme before deciding which he really prefers. The story also features predictable and patterned text.
  • Subject:




  • Keywords: Phase 3, words, 'or', phonological awareness, phonics, phoneme, horse, show jumper
Ideas for use in class
  • To develop phonological awareness and phonics in order to hear and identify the 'or' phoneme (as represented by the grapheme 'or' as in horse) in words and to identify rhymes. Give a 'thumbs up' when the 'or' sound or a rhyme is heard. Can the children find/think of any other words with 'or' in? What are the other ways of representing this phoneme?
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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