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Vowel Digraphs 3

In this worksheet, students will practice vowel digraphs that are already known as well as being introduced to split digraphs.

'Vowel Digraphs 3' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Year:  Year 1 English worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Reading: Word Reading

Curriculum subtopic:   Grapheme Awareness

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

These letters are called vowels.

Listen to the sounds these vowels make:


a e i o u



If you put two vowels together to make a sound, it is called a digraph.


Listen to these digraphs. 

ou or
ea  or


When you put another letter in the middle of the digraph, it splits the letters up in a word.

The digraph still makes the same sound, but it is called a split digraph.


ee becomes e_e in even
ie becomes i_e in white
ue becomes u_e in June
oe becomes o_e in alone
ae becomes a_e in came



Now use these sounds and spellings in the worksheet.

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