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A fun phonics lesson focusing on segmenting and blends sounds to create a word. Here we have words taken from a level 5 PM guided reader and the student has chosen to connect their onset and rime with pieces of ribbon.
PhonicsOnset & Rime
Grade:1-2
Lesson from Cleverbean

Onset and Rime Connections

Learning Intention: Break single syllable words into onset and rime.

A fun phonics lesson focusing on segmenting and blends sounds to create a word. Here we have words taken from a level 5 PM guided reader and the student has chosen to connect their onset and rime with pieces of ribbon.
PhonicsOnset & Rime
Lesson from Cleverbean
Grade: 1-2

Onset and Rime Connections

Learning Intention: Break single syllable words into onset and rime.

What you'll need

  • Texts
  • Whiteboards
  • Post-it notes
  • String
Curriculum

Grade 1- ACELA1822

Grade 2 - ACELA1823

Success criteria

  • I can separate phonemes at the beginning and end of given words.
  • I can blend phoneme clusters to form single syllable words.
Lesson

Modelled

  1. Display a few common cvcc or ccvc words for students to see (eg. bank, lots, swim) and model breaking them into onset and rime. Be explicit when explaining where you are breaking the words as this will help students replicate the action/skill when trying to decode independently.