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Revision of the sound digraph igh

Geraldine the Giraffe learns /igh/

Geraldine the Giraffe's Flash Cards - Episode IGH

Extra practise

Ask your child to have a go at writing igh words.

Remember to segment the words into the separate sounds when spelling. 

L igh t


Br  igh t


How many igh words can you think of?


Dictate some sentences with ch words. Say the sentence a few times slowly and clearly. Get your child to repeat it after you and to try and hold it in their head.You could also sound talk the ch words for your child,

Encourage capitals and full stops.


The light is bright.

I might go to the shops.

It is very high up here and I might fall.

Extra phonics - Read this story and spot the Igh words



Reading:  Make sure you read a book today or have a grown-up read you a story.  If you have read all your reading books from school, you can read some of the phonetically decodable comics online.These can be found at


Try and remember to record all of your reading in your  diary so that we can see how much reading you have done when we come back to school. I can't wait to see how much reading you have done at home!

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