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Read and Spell Phonemes: 'oo' 1

In this worksheet, students practise reading and spelling words containing the short 'oo' phoneme. The worksheet requires the student to listen to audio clips.

'Read and Spell Phonemes: 'oo' 1' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Year:  Year 1 English worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Reading: Word Reading

Curriculum subtopic:   Grapheme Awareness

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Worksheet Overview

A phoneme is a unit of sound. The short 'oo' phoneme sounds like this:




We call it the short 'oo' phoneme because the same two letters also make the long 'oo' phoneme, as in the word 'boot'.


In this worksheet you can practise reading and spelling words with the short 'oo' phoneme in them.



If you live in some parts of Britain you may say some of these words with the long 'oo' phoneme and not the short 'oo' phoneme.

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