In this lesson, we will practice consonant blends that include the /w/ sound. We will learn the spelling and pronunciation of words spelt with ‘tw’, ‘sw’ and ‘dw’.
We will also learn the spelling patterns of words spelt with a ‘w’ that is not pronounced.
This lesson is Part Two on the /w/ sound. For Part One of this lesson, CLICK HERE.
Practice Consonant Blends /tw/
tweezers: I lost my tweezers twice
Practice Consonant Blends /sw/
swear: I swear I saw swans swimming
Practice Consonant Blends /dw/
dwell: the Elves dwell in Rivendell
Spelt ‘wr’ pronounced as /r/ (no /w/ sound)
wren: when will I see a wren again?
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