Ww/E1.3

Ww/E1.3 Use basic sound-symbol association to help spelling, as appropriate for the needs of the learner
(a) understand that sounds are associated with letters and strings of letters
(b) understand that there are more sounds (phonemes) in English than letters of the alphabet, so some sounds are represented by combinations of letters
(c) understand that there are many common letter patterns that can be learnt to help spelling
(d) understand that, to learn to spell, it is important to develop an awareness of sound patterns
(e) know how to identify and segment phonemes in words for spelling
(f) understand the terms vowel and consonant

Using this resource, learners at E1-2 level learn to recognise vowels and consonants, spell the days of the week and identify these spellings with everyday activities and calendar usage. At E2-3 level learners can use the resource to develop their ideas into sentences that incorporate days of the week.

Level
E2
E1
English
Writing: sentence focus (punctuation & grammar)
Functional English - writing
Ww/E2.2
Ww/E2.1
Ww/E1.3
Ww/E1.1
ESOL
ESOL Ww/E2.1a
ESOL Ww/E1.1b
ESOL Ww/E1.1a

Phonics worksheet focusing on the /i:/ sound (with an “ee” spelling) using high frequency words for low level ESOL literacy learners.

Editor’s note
Includes ‘read & spelling, spelling (in various stages) and matching words written in uppercase and lowercase.

Level
E1
English
Rw/E1.2
Ww/E1.3
ESOL
ESOL Ww/E1.2a
ESOL Ww/E1.1b
ESOL Rw/E1.3b
ESOL Rw/E1.3a
ESOL Rw/E1.2a

Students need to work in pairs and throw a coin (heads, move 1; tails move 2). Each time they land on a blend they need to write down a word with that blend in it. Great when laminated.

Carrie was inspired to create this game after she saw a similar idea created by Mo Hammond, Liverpool.

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

Designed for E2 students. Builds up their vocabulary and spellings after working on wh, th, ch and sh digraphs, but can be used to focus on any desired initial phoneme.

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

A great way to focus on phonic spelling. Complete with a suggested word list although you could use your own as needed. For E1 -2 ESOL & Literacy.

Level
E1
English
Ww/E1.3
ESOL
ESOL Ww/E1.1b

Adult reading and phonics practice for Entry 1 learners. Bill is a baker who really likes Betty but he’s afraid of her big boyfriend and his big boxer dog, Ben! A story plus linked spelling, vocabulary and punctuation work.

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

A great series of reading, rhyming and spelling activities.

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

A wonderful and very substantial series of worksheets (or cut and stick) and card based activities for preEntry Milestone 8 – Entry 1 Lit and ESOL. Covers dozens of everyday household objects and furniture. Includes matching, labelling, missing letters and spelling.

Level
M7
M8
E1
English
AL Rw/E1.1
Ww/E1.1
Ww/E1.3
Pre-entry
pE Rw/M8.3
pE Wt/M7.2
pE Wt/M8.1
pE Ww/M8.1
ESOL
ESOL Rw/E1.1a
ESOL Rw/E1.2a
ESOL Ww/E1.1a
ESOL Ww/E1.1b

Wonderful set of worksheets (or cut and stick) and card based activities for preEntry Milestone 7 – Entry 1 Lit and ESOL. Covers different types of residential buildings, different rooms, garden sheds and garages. Includes matching, labelling, missing vowels and spelling.

Level
M7
M8
E1
English
AL Rw/E1.1
Ww/E1.1
Ww/E1.3
Pre-entry
pE Rw/M8.3
pE Wt/M7.2
pE Wt/M8.1
pE Ww/M8.1
ESOL
ESOL Rw/E1.1a
ESOL Rw/E1.2a
ESOL Ww/E1.1a
ESOL Ww/E1.1b

This PowerPoint makes a lovely introduction to reading and spelling words with this consonant digraph in initial or final position.

Level
M8
E1
English
Rw/E1.2
Ww/E1.3
Pre-entry
pE Rw/M8.2
pE Ww/M8.2