Imperial Avenue Infant School

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Phonics and tricky words

Phonic videos are on the 'school videos' page under the children tab on the website.

Your child is learning phase 2 and phase 3 phonic sounds and they are in sets.

Phase 2

set 1 - s, a, t, p

set 2 - i, n, m, d

set 3 - g, o, c, k

set 4 - ck, e, u, r 

set 5 - h, b, f, ff, l, ll, ss

Phase 3

set 6 j, v, w, x

set 7 y, z, zz, qu

digraphs and trigraphs

ch th sh ng

ai, ee, igh, oa, oo (zoo) ar, or, ur ow (cow) er, oi

ear, ure, air, 


The videos on the school video page will help your child to keep up with learning that is happening in the classroom. 

Phase 2 videos are filmed by Foundation 2 staff.

Phase 3 videos are filmed by Year 1 and Year 2 staff


You may have to stop and start the video to enable your child to do the learning at the correct times. 


During Lockdown teachers are teaching daily 'live phonic sessions' via Microsoft Teams. A link is sent to you by Class DOJO to join the lessons. 


When your child has learnt the sounds in each phase they should be able to read the words in the links below