Lesson 22

i - I  'Inchworm is ill'

The next letter sound to teach is the the letter i sound as in ill, if, inch, in, pin etc. The semi-circle above the the letter i shows your student that it is short sounding. The long sounding letter 'i' has a stripe above it, as in ibis; the letter i

Step 1:

  1. Quickly review the previous letters learned.

  2. Pronounce words beginning with those sounds.

  3. Show the coloured letter cards.

Step 2:

  1. If you are a member of our ABC course copy and print: letter 'i' in colour

Step 3:

  1. Show the letter image page space to your student and pronounce the sound several times.

  2. Ask the student to repeat the letter sound several times.

  3. Pronounce words that begin with the image page space sound (inchworm is ill....).

Step 4:

If you are a member of our ABC course copy, print and complete the following worksheets in order:

  1. letter i worksheet

  2. the letter i

  3. the letter I

  4. 'alternative letter'

  5. number 6

Step 5:

Optional Biblical lesson. Read the Bible chapters indicated on the worksheet. Tracing the sentence will give your student practice in forming letters. These letters may not have been taught yet; worksheet.


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