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Read and Spell Phonemes: 'er' 2

In this worksheet, students consider different spellings of the 'er' digraph. The worksheet requires students to listen to audio clips.

'Read and Spell Phonemes: 'er' 2' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Year:  Year 1 English worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Reading: Word Reading

Curriculum subtopic:   Grapheme Awareness

Popular topics:   Reading worksheets

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Worksheet Overview

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


Sometimes the 'er' phoneme is spelt in different ways. The other main ways of spelling the phoneme are 'ur' and 'ir'.






Sometimes if the sound comes after the letter 'w' it can even be spelt 'or'.






In this worksheet you can practise reading and writing these different spellings of the 'er' phoneme.

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