This 5 page document lays out the teaching sequence for the 24 block 4 sounds. It identifies the sound, saying the sound, oral blending, reading the sound, reviewing the sound, new words, words to review, nonsense words and writing the sound.
Teaching Sequences are also available for blocks 1, 2 and 3. For a more detailed teaching overview, download the Block 4 Teaching Guide.
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Block 4 is all about learning to read the remaining digraphs and trigraphs, including split vowel digraphs, and blending these sounds to read real, nonsense and multisyllabic words. Children will also recall previously read words from Blocks 2/3 to keep words embedded in the orthographic store. Children will also learn to spell words using these sounds and learn how to choose the correct sound to spell the word.
In Block 4 there are 24 sounds and for each sound there are supporting resources: small card, large card, real/nonsense/multisyllabic word cards.
Our 15 Fiction and Non-Fiction texts support comprehension skills aimed at developing reading speed and accuracy and come with all the resources you need to deliver high-quality reading comprehension sessions including individual text guides.
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