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Know Your Alphabet: Vowels and Consonants 1

In this worksheet, students practise distinguishing between vowels and consonants.

'Know Your Alphabet: Vowels and Consonants 1' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:  Writing: Transcription

Curriculum subtopic:  Know Alphabet Order

Difficulty level:  

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Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

The alphabet is made up of twenty six letters.

 

There are five vowels: a e i o u

The other letters are consonants: b c d f g h j k l m n p q r s t v w x y z.

True or false?

 

The letter 'e' is a vowel.

true

false

True or false?

 

The letter 'j' is a vowel.

true

false

True or false?

 

The letter 'm' is a consonant.

true

false

True or false?

 

The letter 'u' is a consonant.

true

false

True or false?

 

The letter 'z' is a consonant.

true

false

True or false?

 

The letter 'p' is a consonant.

true

false

Read this word.

 

pig

 

How many consonants does it have?

1

2

3

Read this word.

 

ship

 

How many consonants does it have?

1

2

3

Read this word.

 

boat

 

How many vowels does it have?

1

2

3

Read this word.

 

meat

 

How many vowels does it have?

1

2

3

  • Question 1

True or false?

 

The letter 'e' is a vowel.

CORRECT ANSWER
true
  • Question 2

True or false?

 

The letter 'j' is a vowel.

CORRECT ANSWER
false
  • Question 3

True or false?

 

The letter 'm' is a consonant.

CORRECT ANSWER
true
  • Question 4

True or false?

 

The letter 'u' is a consonant.

CORRECT ANSWER
false
  • Question 5

True or false?

 

The letter 'z' is a consonant.

CORRECT ANSWER
true
  • Question 6

True or false?

 

The letter 'p' is a consonant.

CORRECT ANSWER
true
  • Question 7

Read this word.

 

pig

 

How many consonants does it have?

CORRECT ANSWER
2
EDDIE SAYS
The consonants are 'p' and 'g'.
  • Question 8

Read this word.

 

ship

 

How many consonants does it have?

CORRECT ANSWER
3
EDDIE SAYS
The consonants are 's', 'h' and 'p'.
  • Question 9

Read this word.

 

boat

 

How many vowels does it have?

CORRECT ANSWER
2
EDDIE SAYS
The vowels are 'o' and 'a'.
  • Question 10

Read this word.

 

meat

 

How many vowels does it have?

CORRECT ANSWER
2
EDDIE SAYS
The vowels are 'e' and 'a'.
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