Thrass four thoughts poster luke s story age 6 thrass. Thrass moves away from the traditional one letter makes one sound method of teaching phonics and teaches children that.
However they learn it by looking at a sheet of letters and trying to memorise them.
Thrass phonics. Thrass uk is licensed to supply customers in the. Nov 30 2016 explore maggiedearlove1 s board thrass activities on pinterest. Thrass is a phonics programme that has been specifically designed to teach children and adults about the 44 speech sounds phonemes in spoken english and their related 120 keyspellings graphemes in written english.
Thrass courses have been designed to build teacher capacity in the teaching of phonics as an essential part of teaching reading and. Introducing the thrass chart. Syllable bridge blend b r idge rhyme br i dge spelling bri dge.
Here the 44 english sounds are clearly presented with 44 sound boxes and 120 pictures keywords and keyspellings spelling choices. Please click on the english spelling chart. Thrass uk publishes the english phonics chart programme resources and is also responsible for training teachers in europe the middle east south america central america and the cayman and caribbean islands the usa central asia and africa.
The thrass institute phonics instruction courses. That s about it it really is awful and my girls have no clue. Thrass is an explicit phonographic approach to teaching reading and spelling skills to learners of any age.
Thrass teaching handwriting reading and spelling skills. We use the syllables consonant blends rhymes and spellings in the words that we already know to help us read and spell other words. The english phonics chart the focus of thrass is a large colourful english phonics chart commonly known as the thrass chart.
I should add that their class teacher is fab but their is only one of her and upwards of 30 children plus a head who insists on using. Introductory guide for. And the cayman and caribbean islands the.
United kingdom europe middle east south america central america. Demonstrates how teachers are able to introduce and build on these concepts from day one of foundation year using the thrass analogous learning model. It is dependent on the competence commitment and understanding of the teacher using the pedagogy and because of its specific learning technique should not be combined with other more widely used and out dated letter to sound programs.
B phoneme box sound box c phoneme box sound box the phoneme box. Thrass is a system for teaching learners of any age about the building blocks of reading and spelling the 44 phonemes speech sounds of spoken english and the graphemes spelling choices of written english. Thrass and phonics cued speech spring newsletter 2016 return to top.
Training is provided through a one day workshop or a two day thrass accredited certificate workshop held in nurseries primary and secondary. Thrass is kind of a phonics system basically their are 47 sounds sounds to learn apparently. See more ideas about phonics teaching literacy teaching.
The 24 consonants are shown in blue and the 20 vowels in red. Keyword system for english. Image above to enter the thrass uk shop.