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Read and Spell Phonemes: 'ear' 1

In this worksheet, students practise spelling words containing the 'ear' phoneme. The worksheet requires students to listen to audio clips.

'Read and Spell Phonemes: 'ear' 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 'ear' phoneme sounds like this:

 

beard

beard

 

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

Tick the word that goes with the picture.

 

ear

ear

eur

eir

Tick the word that goes with the picture.

 

Girl crying

teir

tare

tear

Tick the word that goes with the picture.

 

spear

 

spare

spear

speir

Tick the word that goes with the picture.

 

Gear

giyer

geir

gear

Tick the word that goes with the picture.

 

Woman listening

hear

hier

hair

Use one of the 'ear' words you have read to fill in the gap. Write the word in the answer box below.

 

Woman driving

 

Mum put the car into first __________ and drove off.

Use one of the 'ear' words you have read to fill in the gap. Write the word in the answer box below.

 

Soldier

 

A Roman soldier carried a __________ and a shield.

Use one of the 'ear' words you have read to fill in the gap. Write the word in the answer box below.

 

Man with a beard

 

My grandad has a very long __________.

Use one of the 'ear' words you have read to fill in the gap. Write the word in the answer box below.

 

dog in the snow

 

My dog always has one __________ up in the air.

Use one of the 'ear' words you have read to fill in the gap. Write the word in the answer box below.

 

bird singing

 

I love to __________ birds singing in the morning.

  • Question 1

Tick the word that goes with the picture.

 

ear

CORRECT ANSWER
ear
EDDIE SAYS
The picture is of an ear, the sound ear makes up the whole of the word.
  • Question 2

Tick the word that goes with the picture.

 

Girl crying

CORRECT ANSWER
tear
  • Question 3

Tick the word that goes with the picture.

 

spear

 

CORRECT ANSWER
spear
  • Question 4

Tick the word that goes with the picture.

 

Gear

CORRECT ANSWER
gear
  • Question 5

Tick the word that goes with the picture.

 

Woman listening

CORRECT ANSWER
hear
  • Question 6

Use one of the 'ear' words you have read to fill in the gap. Write the word in the answer box below.

 

Woman driving

 

Mum put the car into first __________ and drove off.

CORRECT ANSWER
gear
  • Question 7

Use one of the 'ear' words you have read to fill in the gap. Write the word in the answer box below.

 

Soldier

 

A Roman soldier carried a __________ and a shield.

CORRECT ANSWER
spear
  • Question 8

Use one of the 'ear' words you have read to fill in the gap. Write the word in the answer box below.

 

Man with a beard

 

My grandad has a very long __________.

CORRECT ANSWER
beard
  • Question 9

Use one of the 'ear' words you have read to fill in the gap. Write the word in the answer box below.

 

dog in the snow

 

My dog always has one __________ up in the air.

CORRECT ANSWER
ear
  • Question 10

Use one of the 'ear' words you have read to fill in the gap. Write the word in the answer box below.

 

bird singing

 

I love to __________ birds singing in the morning.

CORRECT ANSWER
hear
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