Today, we are going to practice our new sound, the long 'oo' sound. Remember, their are two 'oo' sounds, but today we are using the one in words like 'zoo' and 'food.'
Parents: Say this sentence to your child: oo poo at the zoo.
Now, practice saying the new sound together. If you are unsure how to pronounce this sound, watch the short video at the bottom of this page.
Now, can you Fred talk, read the words, with our new 'oo' sound.
Parents: Ask your child to write the following words in their busy work books.
Boys and girls, remember to use your 'Fred Fingers' to help you.
Words to write: food pool, moon, pack
As a challenge, read this sentence together with your child lots of times: Pick up the hat.
Now, without looking, can your child write the sentence in their busy work books.
Now let's play 'Dragons Den.'