Phonemic Awareness Skill:

  • Recognizing the beginning sound in words

Phonics Skills:

  • short vowel i, such as in: igloo, inch, bin, fix, hid

High Frequency Words:

  • New word:  come
  • Review words:  I, a, my, the, go, to, he, like

Suggestions for Practice at Home:

  • Keep using those refrigerator letters!  Start building 3-letter words that have short vowel i in the middle (bin, fix, hid).
  • Go on a word hunt with your child.  Tell them to find something in the house and tell you what it is called.  Ask them what sound the word begins with.