Start the session by talking about the alternative pronunciations for the following graphemes;
i o u g c
ow ie ea a
Now read through these tricky words;
water where who again
Now we've done our revision, we're going to look at alternative pronunciations for the letter y.
Read the following words, talk about what sound the letter y is making in each of them.
yellow yes by sky
funny mummy gym crystal
Y is a very naughty letter (it thinks it is a vowel!). In yellow it makes a y sound, in by and sky it makes a long igh sound. n funny and mummy it makes a long ee sound and in gym and crystal it makes a short i sound. It's a very naughty letter!
Now have a go at sorting these y words with Acorn Adventures below.