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Consonant Digraphs 3

In this worksheet, students will revise some sounds. The student will read different consonant digraphs and look at how these sounds are spelled.

'Consonant Digraphs 3' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Reading: Word Reading

Curriculum subtopic:   Grapheme Awareness

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

The alphabet is made up of 26 letters. Here they are:

 

Some of these letters are called vowels:

Aa Ee   Ii   Oo Uu

 

The rest are called consonants:

Bb Cc Dd
Ff Gg Hh
Jj Kk Ll
Mm Nn Pp
Qq Rr Ss
Tt Vv Ww
Xx Yy Zz

 

Consonant digraphs are two consonants that join to make a single sound (phoneme). 

Listen to these consonant digraphs.

 

ch
sh
th
ph
wh
ll
ck
kn
ng

 

Listen carefully - you cannot hear each letter.  

Learning these sounds will help you read and spell.

Listen to this sound.

Tick the word which uses this consonant digraph.

chair

ship

Listen to this sound.

Tick the word which uses this consonant digraph.

wash

maths

Listen to this sound.

Tick the word which uses this consonant digraph.

trick

quiet

Listen to this sound.

Tick the word which uses this consonant digraph.

bell

tail

Look at these pictures.

Tick the consonant digraph that they all use. 

th

wh

sh

Look at these pictures.

 

 

Tick the consonant digraph that they all use.

ch

sh

Look at these pictures.

Tick the consonant digraph that they all use.

ph

wh

Read this passage.

Jack and Jill went up the hill to fetch a pail of water.

Jack fell down and broke his crown,

and Jill came tumbling after.

 

 

Type the words that use the 'll' consonant digraph.

Look at this picture.

a knee

 

Which consonant digraph can you see in the word knee?

Look at this picture.

a king

Which consonant digraph can you see in the word king?

  • Question 1

Listen to this sound.

Tick the word which uses this consonant digraph.

CORRECT ANSWER
chair
EDDIE SAYS
The word chair uses the 'ch' consonant digraph at the beginning.
  • Question 2

Listen to this sound.

Tick the word which uses this consonant digraph.

CORRECT ANSWER
maths
EDDIE SAYS
The word maths uses the 'th' consonant digraph in the middle of the word.
  • Question 3

Listen to this sound.

Tick the word which uses this consonant digraph.

CORRECT ANSWER
trick
EDDIE SAYS
The 'ck' consonant digraph is at the end of trick.
  • Question 4

Listen to this sound.

Tick the word which uses this consonant digraph.

CORRECT ANSWER
bell
EDDIE SAYS
Remember a consonant digraph needs two letters to make the sound.
Bell has the 'll' consonant digraph at the end.
  • Question 5

Look at these pictures.

Tick the consonant digraph that they all use. 

CORRECT ANSWER
wh
EDDIE SAYS
The words whistle, whale and wheel all begin with 'wh'.
  • Question 6

Look at these pictures.

 

 

Tick the consonant digraph that they all use.

CORRECT ANSWER
sh
EDDIE SAYS
The words dish and fish end with 'sh' and the word ship begins with 'sh'.
  • Question 7

Look at these pictures.

Tick the consonant digraph that they all use.

CORRECT ANSWER
ph
EDDIE SAYS
The words elephant, telephone and dolphin all use 'ph' in the middle.
  • Question 8

Read this passage.

Jack and Jill went up the hill to fetch a pail of water.

Jack fell down and broke his crown,

and Jill came tumbling after.

 

 

Type the words that use the 'll' consonant digraph.

CORRECT ANSWER
Jill hill fell
Jill fell hill
fell Jill hill
fell hill Jill
hill Jill fell
hill fell Jill
  • Question 9

Look at this picture.

a knee

 

Which consonant digraph can you see in the word knee?

CORRECT ANSWER
kn
EDDIE SAYS
The word knee starts with the 'kn' consonant digraph.
  • Question 10

Look at this picture.

a king

Which consonant digraph can you see in the word king?

CORRECT ANSWER
ng
EDDIE SAYS
The word king ends with the 'ng' consonant digraph.
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