Learning Set 1 sounds
These are the Set 1 Speed Sounds written with one letter:
m a s d t i n p g o c k u b f e l h r j v y w z x
These are the sounds written with two letters (your child will call these ‘special friends’):
sh th ch qu ng nk ck
Check if your child can read these sounds. Make sure they say sounds like ‘mmm’, not letter names like ‘em’. Watch the Sound Pronunciation Guide video to help you.
ONLINE PHONICS LESSONS - HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
Your child is learning to recognise words containing Set 1 Speed Sounds by sound blending. Sounding out words on a regular basis will help them. E.g if you see a cat say "Look a c-a-t cat". This will prepare them for learning to read.