A new set of activities,
each sheet focussing on a specific group of consonant
clusters. The activities require only a brief introduction
from a teacher or parent and are suitable for independent
group work within the Literacy Hour.
(Further notes for using the activities can be found
in the corresponding lesson plan, available in the Teachers
and Parents section.
There are two types of activity:
||Text level work
||10 activities that include making word slides and word wheels. These sheets can be fixed together along with a front cover to make this term's scrapbook.
||10 worksheets with a short framework to help children write a poem of their own using the sounds they are learning.
Why not submit a poem to the gallery?
Final phonemes ll, ff, ss
Initial s clusters
Initial blends with l as the second letter
Initial blends with or w as the second letter
Initial digraphs with r
Initial three-letter clusters
s clusters used at the beginning and end of words
End clusters with penultimate l
End Clusters with penultimate m or n
Spin the Cluster Buster wheel of fortune to see if your
cluster comes up... But do you know what the missing
letters are on your last card? This game plays with
initial s cluster.
How to play Cluster Buster
||You will need:
Let the Pyramid
decide who will be the first to fill up their score
sheet. This game plays with the final ll sound.
How to play the Pyramid game