This is Fred the Frog. He helps us to read words, using Fred talk. For information on how to use Fred talk, have a look at this video:
When first learning their sounds, the children are encouraged to say the rhyme whilst they write. Saying the rhyme will help them with their letter formation and recognition.
Some of the children will now be moving on to their Set 2 and Set 3 sounds. These sounds also have rhymes to make them easier to remember - have a look below:
Phonics play has got a few free games, which are great for practicing sound recognition and blending. Follow the link to look: https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk