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Recognise Sounds

In this worksheet, students listen to words and decide whether or not they begin with the same sound.

'Recognise Sounds' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:  Reading: Word Reading

Curriculum subtopic:  Phonological Awareness

Difficulty level:  

down

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

When two words begin with the same sound it is called alliteration.

 

pot    pan

 

Both these words begin with 'p'.

 

In this worksheet you can practise listening to words and deciding if they begin with the same sound or not.

Listen to these words.

 

 

Do they begin with the same sound as each other?

yes

no

Listen to these words.

 

 

Do they begin with the same sound as each other?

yes

no

Listen to these words.

 

 

Do they begin with the same sound as each other?

yes

no

Listen to these words.

 

 

Do they begin with the same sound as each other?

yes

no

Listen to these words.

 

 

Do they begin with the same sound as each other?

yes

no

Listen to these words.

 

 

Do they begin with the same sound as each other?

yes

no

This time there are three words to listen to and no pictures, so listen carefully!

 

 

What sound do the words begin with?

b

d

t

What sound do these three words begin with?

 

s

sh

z

What sound do these three words begin with?

 

ch

sh

th

What sound do these three words begin with?

 

ch

j

g

  • Question 1

Listen to these words.

 

 

Do they begin with the same sound as each other?

CORRECT ANSWER
yes
EDDIE SAYS
Both words begin with 'sh'.
  • Question 2

Listen to these words.

 

 

Do they begin with the same sound as each other?

CORRECT ANSWER
no
EDDIE SAYS
One word begins with 'b' and the other word begins with 'p'.
  • Question 3

Listen to these words.

 

 

Do they begin with the same sound as each other?

CORRECT ANSWER
yes
EDDIE SAYS
Both words begin with 'f'.
  • Question 4

Listen to these words.

 

 

Do they begin with the same sound as each other?

CORRECT ANSWER
yes
EDDIE SAYS
Both words begin with 'h'.
  • Question 5

Listen to these words.

 

 

Do they begin with the same sound as each other?

CORRECT ANSWER
no
EDDIE SAYS
One word begins with 'sh' and the other begins with 'ch'.
  • Question 6

Listen to these words.

 

 

Do they begin with the same sound as each other?

CORRECT ANSWER
yes
EDDIE SAYS
They both begin with 's'.
  • Question 7

This time there are three words to listen to and no pictures, so listen carefully!

 

 

What sound do the words begin with?

CORRECT ANSWER
d
  • Question 8

What sound do these three words begin with?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
z
  • Question 9

What sound do these three words begin with?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
ch
  • Question 10

What sound do these three words begin with?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
j
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