To be honest i ve always worked on letter recognition first with my kids. Phonics books reading schemes read more our phonics books for kids provide a useful study aid at home and at school.
However i have been told repeatedly from teachers that they should be learning.
Read phonically. Teaching your child to read can be tricky when you don t necessarily know what to do first. 1 teach letter sounds. This writing system spells words out phonetically so.
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Show this letter sound video twice a day https youtu be cync t. This is a video to on how to show children how to read phonetically. Teaching children letter symbols before their sounds by richard colombini ma.
In this video i show how i teach my child to read only three years old. Let children watch this for about 10 minutes. Teaching letter symbols before their phonetic sounds creates confused learning and contradicts the ways our brain acquires language.
I often get asked from readers what they should work on first. They will help children recognise links between sounds spelling and pronunciation as they develop reading skills. How to read phonetics.
If you ve ever looked at the pronunciation guide next to a dictionary entry you ve probably seen words written in the international phonetic alphabet ipa. This is a proven technique that i have used with all of my children. Word activities within lessons build automaticity for a range of words including high frequency and phonically decodable words.
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