Rw/E1.2

Decode simple, regular words
(a) Understand that own language experience can be used when reading, to help predict sense and meaning of words
(b) Understand that illustrations and other graphics can give clues to the likely meaning of individual words
(c) Understand that written words correspond to their spoken equivalents and are composed of letters in combinations, to represent spoken sounds
(d) Identify sounds in familiar, regular words from spoken experience, and recognise correspondence between sounds (phonemes) and letters (graphemes)

This crossword (dr, tr, pr, gr) makes a great follow up activity to the word and picture cards activity (see Initial Consonant Clusters -3, below)

Level
E1
E2
English
Rw/E1.2
Rw/E2.2
Ww/E1.3
Ww/E2.2

48 word and matching ‘picture clue’ cards – with detailed teaching ideas.

Level
E1
E2
English
Rw/E1.2
Rw/E2.2
Ww/E1.3
Ww/E2.2

Recognising and using long and short vowels. Great for reading and spelling. The ‘fill in the vowels’ exercise also helps with basic grammar and sense.

Level
E1
E2
English
Rw/E1.2
Rw/E2.2
Ww/E1.3
Ww/E2.2

Spelling quiz to be used on screen (could also be printed out). Plus useful practice in using a mouse, typing in spellings, etc. for Skills for Life ICT students.

Level
E1
E2
English
Rw/E1.2
Rw/E2.2
Ww/E1.3
Ww/E2.2
ICT
Entry 1 and 2 ICT

36 word and matching ‘picture clue’ cards – with detailed teaching ideas. Further related activities available below.

Level
E1
E2
English
Rw/E1.2
Rw/E2.2
Ww/E1.3
Ww/E2.2

A ‘phonic strip’ listening activity followed by a crossword. Further related actvities below.

Level
E1
E2
English
Rw/E1.2
Rw/E2.2
Ww/E1.3
Ww/E2.2

Interactive worksheet with drop down menus to select the correct word /spelling. 15 cloze sentences.
To accompany three related activities (see below).

Level
E1
E2
English
Rw/E1.2
Rw/E2.2
Ww/E1.3
Ww/E2.2
ICT
Entry 1 and 2 ICT

27 pictures of different jobs and matching word cards – plus lots of teaching ideas for Entry 1 and 2 literacy and ESOL classes.

Level
E1
E2
English
AL Rw/E1.1
Rw/E2.2
Rw/E1.2
Rw/E2.1
Ww/E1.1
Ww/E2.1
Ww/E2.2
ESOL
ESOL Rw/E1.1a
ESOL Rw/E1.2a
ESOL Rw/E2.2a
ESOL Rw/E2.3a
ESOL Sc/E1.1b Articulate the sounds of English to be comprehensible to a sympathetic native speaker
ESOL Sc/E2.1b Articulate the sounds of English to make meaning understood
ESOL Ww/E1.1a
ESOL Ww/E1.1b
ESOL Ww/E2.1a
ESOL Ww/E2.1b
Context
Employment skills & Public services

A poem for Entry 1 group reading – with 5 pages of focused comprehension and spelling activities that can be used for individual or small group work.

Level
E1
English
Poetry
Rt/E1.1
Rw/E1.2
AL Rw/E1.1
AL Rw/E1.3
Ww/E1.3

Covers many common phonemes (initial consonants, vowel and consonant digraphs) and blends. Look at and say the letter sound then click to see a related picture and spelling.

Level
M8
E1
E2
English
Rw/E1.2
AL Rw/E1.3
Rw/E2.2
Pre-entry
pE Ww/M8.2
pE Rw/M8.1
pE Rw/M8.2
ESOL
ESOL Rw/E1.2a
ESOL Rw/E1.3a
ESOL Rw/E2.3a