PREPARE IN ADVANCE FOR DICTATION
ALPHABET LETTER SOUNDS You dictate the letter and your student writes the letter that you say. You say, "k" and your student writes "K". You make the sound of "QU" and your student writes "QU". Remember Q doesn't have a sound without its helper U.
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WORDS WITH DIGRAPHS You dictate the word and your student writes the letters that create the sound of the digraph in the word. You say, "each" and your student writes "ch".
each child patch chin
shop that with match
catch chick clock gnat
phone (The student will not hear the final e. Tell your student that the sound of e is playing Hide and Seek.)
WORDS WITH BLENDS
You dictate the word and your student writes the letters that create the sound of the blend in the word. You say, "bring" and your student writes "br".
bring crab drum slip
grab strum trip snip
spot stop swim smack
twig blot clash flag
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