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Split Digraphs 1

In this worksheet, students are introduced to split vowel digraphs and can practice using them in their spelling.

'Split Digraphs 1 ' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Year:  Year 1 English worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Reading: Word Reading

Curriculum subtopic:   Grapheme Awareness

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Worksheet Overview

These letters are called vowels.

Listen to the sounds these vowels make:

a e i o u


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

Listen to the sounds.





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 eve
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 split digraph sounds and spellings in the worksheet.

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