How do you teach blending in a fun way?

How do you teach blending in a fun way?

Ten blending activities

  1. Use word cards. Play class ‘Bingo’.
  2. Use large letter cards. Three children are each given a large letter card and asked to stand together to make a word.
  3. Change the word.
  4. Beat the clock.
  5. What’s in the bag?
  6. Human dominoes.
  7. Change it.
  8. Use sound buttons.

How do you teach blending phonics?

Tip #1: Focus on phonological awareness first.

  1. Recognize the alphabet letters.
  2. Remember to read the sounds left-to-right.
  3. Recall and say the sounds quickly enough so as not to distract from the blending.
  4. Remember all 3+ sounds in order to blend them together and read the complete word.

What is blending words in phonics?

Phonics blending is a way for students to decode words. With phonics blending, students fluently join together the individual sound-spellings (also called letter-sound correspondence) in a word. Then, they slowly blend those sounds together (“jjjaamm”).

What are blending activities?

What are the examples of blending words?


Blended word Root word 1 Root word 2
electrocute electricity execute
emoticon emotion icon
fanzine fan magazine
frenemy friend enemy

How do you teach blend CVC words?

A couple key things to remember when teaching students to blend sounds

  1. Practice, Practice, Practice.
  2. Start with Continuous Sounds.
  3. Connect a Stop Sound to the Continuous Sound After It.
  4. Elongate the sounds.
  5. Connect the sounds.
  6. Have Students Use their Hands and Fingers.
  7. Make Stop Sounds Quick.

What are some examples of word blends?

It refers to joining the beginning of one word and the end of another to make a new word with a new meaning. Smog, from smoke and fog, and brunch, from breakfast and lunch, are examples of blends.

What are the example of blending?

Blending is defined as mixing two or more parts together. An example of blending is putting yogurt, milk and fruit together to make a smoothie. An example of blending is mixing two type of coffee to make a special flavor. The definition of a blending is a mix.

How do you make a blended word?

To make a blended English word you take two existing words and combine the letters in a way to make a new word. The new word then represents a combination of the sounds and meanings of the two original words, but has its own unique meaning too!