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Blending Sounds 2

In this worksheet, students practise blending phonemes to help them read words.

'Blending Sounds 2' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Reading: Word Reading

Curriculum subtopic:   Phonological Awareness

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

If you want to read a word you can 'sound it out' to help you. This means saying the sounds the letters make and then putting them together.

 

dog  

 

Remember that sometimes two letters make one sound.

 

ship  

 

In this worksheet you can practise reading words by sounding them out.

 

Some sounds are tricky to sound out -  remember f in fish is made my placing your top teeth on your bottom lip and pushing air through to part them.

Try not to confuse it with th as in think - this sound is made by putting your tongue between your teeth and pulling it back.

Have a go! Practising saying the sounds out loud really helps! 

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

fish

vish

fith

fish

fush

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

hat

had

kat

hot

hat

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

woman pointing to her chin

shin

chin

thin

sin

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

ring 

win

wing

ring

rin

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

sun

san

sun

shun

sen

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

cup 

gup

cub

cap

cup

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

Hen

han

hen

hin

hun

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

Pan 

ban

pun

pen

pan

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

Dog

tog

doc

dog

tok

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

Jam

cham

sham

jam

tham

  • Question 1

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

fish

CORRECT ANSWER
fish
EDDIE SAYS
The sounds f-i-sh blend to make the word fish! The last sound in the word is the digraph 'sh'!
  • Question 2

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

hat

CORRECT ANSWER
hat
EDDIE SAYS
The sounds h-a-t blend to make the word hat.
  • Question 3

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

woman pointing to her chin

CORRECT ANSWER
chin
EDDIE SAYS
The sounds ch-i-n blend to make the word 'chin'. The initial sound in this word, 'ch', is a digraph.
  • Question 4

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

ring 

CORRECT ANSWER
ring
EDDIE SAYS
The sounds r-i-ng blend to make the word 'ring'! The last sound in the word is the digraph 'ng'.
  • Question 5

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

sun

CORRECT ANSWER
sun
EDDIE SAYS
The sounds s-u-n blend to make the word sun!
  • Question 6

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

cup 

CORRECT ANSWER
cup
EDDIE SAYS
The sounds c-u-p blend to make the word cup!
  • Question 7

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

Hen

CORRECT ANSWER
hen
EDDIE SAYS
The sounds h-e-n blend to make the word hen!
  • Question 8

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

Pan 

CORRECT ANSWER
pan
EDDIE SAYS
The sounds p-a-n blend to make the word pan!
  • Question 9

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

Dog

CORRECT ANSWER
dog
EDDIE SAYS
The sounds d-o-g blend to make the word dog!
  • Question 10

Read the words in the list and then tick the one that matches the picture.

 

Jam

CORRECT ANSWER
jam
EDDIE SAYS
The sounds j-a-m blend to make the word jam!
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