Phonics and word lists


Reception Phonics and word lists

Phase 1 Letters and sounds document
Updated: 06/12/2017 2.29 MB
This document gives examples of activities we will be doing with the children before we start teaching them the letter sounds.
Phase 2 Letters and Sounds
Updated: 06/12/2017 1000 KB
Phase 3 Letters and Sounds
Updated: 07/02/2020 943 KB

Order we teach the letter sounds:

Tricky Words

These are words that cannot be decoded and the children have to learn by sight.

Phase 2 Phase 3 Phase 4 Phase 5

I

no

go

to 

the 

into

he

she

we

me

be

was

you

they

all

are

my

her

said

have

like

so

do

some

come

were

there

little

one

when

out

what

oh

their

people

looked

Mr

Mrs

called

asked

could

When children are able to hear sounds and blend they then move on to Phase 2. This document shows you the sounds they will begin to learn and some of the activities we will be doing in school.

Phase 3 rec

Phase 3 Letters and Sounds
Updated: 07/02/2020 943 KB