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Phonics Flip Book

If you have an early reader in your house this phonic flip book will be a great addition to your took kit! These are so easy to make and to use.

This flip chart focuses on blending (or chunking) words.

How to Make a Phonic Flip Book

  1. One pack of the 3×5 index cards that come on a binder.
  2. Cut all of the cards so that roughly 2/3rds of the card was on the right and 1/3 on the left.
  3. Make a list of most common words and add them in the top cover.
  4. You can also write the endings on all the cards in the chart.
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Add the first letters and beginning blends. Some of the blends to add to the chart included: ab, ad, bl, cl, fl, gl, pl, sl, br, cr, dr, fr, gr, tr, th, sh, ch, wh, sch, sk, sn, sm, sp, st, str, sw, kn, etc.

The majority of the words in the English language can be created from the blending of these “word families” and the various “beginning” combinations.

This is a great way to help kiddos understand how to break down and “chunk” their words.

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To make this a bit more challenging, (and creative) ask your kids to use a word they "create" from their flip book in a sentence. It is fun, not all of the blends “mix” to make real words and it’s entertaining to hear the definitions and “sentences” children use with their pretend words.

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