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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

Curriculum topic:   Reading: Word Reading

Curriculum subtopic:   Grapheme Awareness

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

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

 

book

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.

 

Note

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.

Tick the word that goes with the picture.


cooke

cuke

cook

Tick the word that goes with the picture.


fut

fert

foot

Tick the word that goes with the picture.


wool

warl

wull

Tick the word that goes with the picture.


huke

hook

houk

Tick the word that goes with the picture.


wud

wood

wude

Use one of the 'oo' words you have read to fill in the missing word.

 


 

Kieran helped his mum to __________ the tea.

Use one of the 'oo' words you have read to fill in the missing word.

 

 

Lara loves to sit down and read her __________.

Use one of the 'oo' words you have read to fill in the missing word.


 

James hurt his __________ playing football.

Use one of the 'oo' words you have read to fill in the missing word.


 

My big sister is using red __________ to knit me a jumper.

Use one of the 'oo' words you have read to fill in the missing word.


 

Reece hung his jacket on the __________.

  • Question 1

Tick the word that goes with the picture.


CORRECT ANSWER
cook
  • Question 2

Tick the word that goes with the picture.


CORRECT ANSWER
foot
  • Question 3

Tick the word that goes with the picture.


CORRECT ANSWER
wool
  • Question 4

Tick the word that goes with the picture.


CORRECT ANSWER
hook
  • Question 5

Tick the word that goes with the picture.


CORRECT ANSWER
wood
  • Question 6

Use one of the 'oo' words you have read to fill in the missing word.

 


 

Kieran helped his mum to __________ the tea.

CORRECT ANSWER
cook
  • Question 7

Use one of the 'oo' words you have read to fill in the missing word.

 

 

Lara loves to sit down and read her __________.

CORRECT ANSWER
book
  • Question 8

Use one of the 'oo' words you have read to fill in the missing word.


 

James hurt his __________ playing football.

CORRECT ANSWER
foot
  • Question 9

Use one of the 'oo' words you have read to fill in the missing word.


 

My big sister is using red __________ to knit me a jumper.

CORRECT ANSWER
wool
  • Question 10

Use one of the 'oo' words you have read to fill in the missing word.


 

Reece hung his jacket on the __________.

CORRECT ANSWER
hook
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