................................Reading Words

   

Select a medial vowel and pop the your target bubbles.

If this activity runs slowly on your machine, righ-click and selelct 'quality' and then 'medium'.

Objective:
To support blending when reading.

 

 

A bingo activity using bingo cards downloaded from here: Right-click on this link and select "Save Target As'. Then print the pdf bingo cards.

Sound groups taken from 'Playing With Sounds', e.g. group1 "s,m,c,t,g,p,a,o".
Objective:
To support phoneme recognition.

   

Blending Bingo

A bingo activity using bingo cards downloaded from here:

Right-click on this link and select "Save Target As'. Then print the pdf bingo cards.

Objective:
To support blending phonemes when reading

   

A bingo activity using bingo cards downloaded from here:

Right-click on this link and select "Save Target As'. Then print the pdf bingo cards.
Objective:
To support blending phonemes when reading.

   

CVC Words

Drag a flag onto the sandcastles to make a new CVC word. Don't forget to take the flag you don't need off first. Click here to download the wordList.

Can you make the CVC word ?
Which sound do you have to change?
Can you change the final phoneme to make a word?

Play Game

   

Word Tree

Enter up to 26 phonemes or words to create a word tree on your IWB which will be saved for the next time you open the activity. To see them in large print, drag an apple to the ground.

How many words can you read?
Can you find a word that starts with...?
Can you pick an apple that...?

Play game

 

   

High Frequency Words (Primary One)

Writes all of the Reception high frequency words in stars. You can play a game here too.

Can you read the word?
Can you write the word in the air?
Can you use this word in a sentence?

Play Game
   

Oxford Reading Tree Key Words


Key Words - Fast - Slow

   

High Frequency Key Words

Fast - Slow

   

Dinosaur Eggs

aim: Words to be taught as 'sight recognition' through YR to Y2.

A reading game dealing with the harder year 1 and 2 words. Listen to the voice and choose the egg that shows that word. If you get it wrong you miss out on getting a leaf, so get it right first time!

play game here

 

   

Word Reader

Objective: Words to be taught as 'sight recognition' through YR to Y2.

Listen to the word and choose which flower has that word underneath it. This game runs through 37 of the easier Year 1 and 2 high frequency words.

Play Game Here

   

Help a Hedgehog

A reading game where children need to read as many words as they can before the timer runs out.

   

High Frequency Words (Days, Months, Numbers and Colours)

Old Uncle Tom likes his socks, blanket, hay and a nice glass of water before going to bed. Help him get his bedtime bits together by clicking and dragging the words into the correct order.

- Days of the Week

- Months of the Year

- Numbers to Twenty

- Colours

   

Airport X-ray

X-ray the bags to see words from Year 1 and 2 high frequency word list. It has multiple choice options with audio.

   

CVC Words

Click on the red (vowel) and blue (consonant) frogs to make a new CVC word from the group 1 phoneme list, 'Playing With Sounds' (steps 2, 3 and 4).

Can you make a CVC word ?
Can you change the vowel to make a different word?
How many CVC words can you make?

Play Game

   

CVC Words

Automatically generates CVC words.

Click to see game here

   

Reading Machine

Read simple CVC words with a picture prompt.

Play Game Here

 

   

Pick a Picture

Read simple words and choose the correct picture.

 

   

Drag Cards

Create word cards that can then be dragged around the screen

Click to see game here

   

Drag Cards Two

Create word cards of two colours that can then be dragged around the screen

Click to see game here

   

Common Word Wordsearch

aim: Read and spell words which use a common spelling pattern.

Choose a spelling pattern and DJ Cow will make a wordsearch for it. .
A wordsearch that is focussed on common spelling patterns that you choose.

play game here

   
   
Rhyming Rockets

Rhyming Rockets

Read your rhyme and then shoot the rhyming rockets.

Objective:
Apply phonic knowledge as prime approach to reading new and unfamiliar words.

 

   

Burried Treasure Game

Choose which words are real and which words are not.

 

Dragons Den

Choose which words are real and which words are not.

 

 

Picnic on Pluto

Choose which words are real and which words are not.

 

 

Poop Deck Pirates

A phonics game which can help children to build words. They need to read the words on the golden coins and decide if they are real words or not. Links to phase 3 and 4 of the 'Letters and Sounds' document.

   
   

Big and Small

This resource pack includes activities covering "big and small" and "short and tall". Pupils complete a variety of sorting and ordering activities based on these concepts. Two worksheets are provided where pupils have to order pictures, putting either the tallest first or the shortest first.

   

Lecky Compares

A colourful, simple site where children need to compare and order different things? It covers mathematical vocabulary such as longest, shortest, widest, biggest and smallest.

   

The Zoo

A wonderful site for developing and reinforcing mathematical vocabulary such as shortest, tallest and smallest. Excellent sorting activities and children can match parent and young.

Starter activity

Main session 1

Main session 2

Plenary