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Letters and Sounds

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Recognizing letters of the alphabet and the sounds the letters make is a necessary skill for reading.  Practice every day!

Click on one of the pictures or links below to find our recommended resources:

                          Preschool Activities

Learn about all the letters in the alphabet.

Learn about the sounds of words.

Phonics on DVD
Watch videos to learn about the sounds of words.

Kindergarten Worksheets
Free printable worksheets for learning letters of the alphabet and exploring the sounds they make.

Free downloadable worksheets and on-line games to practice letters and sounds, organized by grade.

Star Fall
A free website that uses phonics to teach children how to read. Recommended for Kindergarten and Grade 1, featuring exciting games and online interactive books.

Online Games
Nine different sites which feature online games geared toward supporting the kindergarten curriculum.

Play reading games with some favourite characters.

Kanopy Kids

Watch animated version of some favourite stories.  Turn on the Captions to read along. Kanopy also offers a series of videos for parents.