You are moving onto something new in Phonics today! Looking at alternative pronunciations of graphemes that you already know and have learned!
An alternative pronunciation is a different way of saying a certain grapheme.
Today's focus, is the alternative pronunciation of the 'i' grapheme.
Give the video below a watch! When the teacher in the video asks you to write anything down or read anything, then please do this as it is so important!
Now, I would like you to have a look at all of the words below!
Your job is to read these words, and sort them into 2 different sections in your books!
You can do this by setting it out like this and listing the words in the correct columns. Please write this out in your books!
|making the 'i' sound as in 'fin'.||
making the 'I' sound as in 'mild'.
Now, have a go at reading this sentence to an adult:
Remind me to stick things in my mind.