BBC HomeExplore the BBC
This page has been archived and is no longer updated. Find out more about page archiving.

20 October 2014
Schools Words and Pictures
Words and Pictures  

BBC Homepage
BBC Schools
BBC Teachers
Words and Pictures Home
Phonics Year 2
CVC Words
Consonant Clustes
Long Vowel Sounds
High Frequency Words
Gallery
Teachers and Parents
Web Links

Schools Help
Copyright

Contact Us




Page 2 of 4

Lesson plan: long vowel phoneme -ee-

Whole Class: Text Level (approx. 15 mins)
  1. Read the poem to the class.
  2. Talk about rhyming words and notice the rhyming pattern.
  3. Model read one verse at a time, then invite the children to join in and read with you.
  4. As a class make up another member of the Creep family e.g. grandpa, auntie, cousin, and think of a pair of -ee- rhymes to create an alternative fourth verse.
  5. Model write this for the children and encourage them to come out and write any letters or words that they know.
  6. Read this new verse together.

Whole Class: Word level (approx. 15 mins)
  1. Model write -ee- on the board and practice saying the sound together. Talk about the shape of the letters.
  2. As a class, write some letter -e's- in the air, draw with a finger on the floor etc.
  3. Ask the children to look at each other's faces or look in the mirror when they say -ee- and notice the shape their mouths make. Can they explain why photographers ask us to say cheese?
  4. Ask the class to scan the poem for -ee- words. Invite children to come out and draw rings around these and to read them out.
  5. Write the -ee- words from the rhyme on the board.
  6. Help the class to focus on the onset (letter or letters before the vowel) and the rime (vowel plus following letter or letters). Split words into onsets and rimes.
    If you have time.
  7. Read or say some of the additional rhymes and ask the class to put up their hands whenever they hear a word with long -ee- sound. Write these words on the board.

Previous Page: 1   2   3   4     Next



Teachers and Parents resources


Long vowel phoneme -ee-

1. Objectives
2. Whole class work
3. Activities
4. Plenary


About the BBC | Help | Terms of Use | Privacy & Cookies Policy