IE and IGH - long i sound

IE and IGH  - long i sound
IE and IGH  - long i sound
IE and IGH  - long i sound
IE and IGH  - long i sound
IE and IGH  - long i sound
IE and IGH  - long i sound
IE and IGH  - long i sound
IE and IGH  - long i sound
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  1. Teach long vowels, vowel teams and diphthongs with these easy to use charts/posters, word walls, and print and go differentiated worksheets.This bundle contains over 400 pages of activities and printables that will provide a comprehensive program for teaching the following 22 long vowel combinations
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Ie and igh (long i sound) are reinforced in this pack. Perfect for word work, it contains posters and worksheets to help your students master the ie and igh spelling pattern.

This product can be found in Phonics Bundle - posters and worksheets (US Spelling) and Phonics Bundle - posters and worksheets (Australian Spelling)

Each long i sound has:


- A long vowel pattern poster. Ie illustrates the “when two vowels go walking …” rule and for igh “when three friends go walking ….”

- A poster with six illustrated examples of each word.

- A poster with a list of either ‘ie’ or ‘igh’ words.

- 1 title card and 6 illustrated words for a word wall.

- 2 recording sheets for use with the charts are also supplied.


6 worksheets are provided for each long i sound covering a range of skills:

- Read and Draw - This worksheet requires students to read the sentence and draw the appropriate picture.

- Read and Highlight - Students roll the die, read one sentence and then use a highlighter to identify the long i sound in focus.

- Spell the Word - Students spell the word by coloring the letters it contains

- Missing Letters - To complete this activity, students cut out the letter tiles and paste them beside each picture in order to make a word. The remaining letters will spell a word with the long i sound in focus.

- Find the Word - Students identify the word and then write it in the matching word box.

- Spin a Picture – Students must spin a picture and then find the word on the sheet and color it.

6 worksheets that focus on both ‘ie’ and ‘igh’ words are also provided:

- Picture Sort - Students must say what each picture is and then paste it in the appropriate place.

- ‘ie’ or ‘igh’ - Students say each picture and then determine whether it has an ‘ie’ or ‘igh’ and write it in the appropriate place.

- Word Sort - Students sort the long i sounds into the appropriate column.

- Roll and Read - Students gain practice with reading lists of words containing the each long i sound

- Three in a Row - In this game for one or two players, students must identify which words are spelled with ‘ie’ and which with ‘igh’. A recording sheet is also provided.

- Spin and Write - This advanced word work activity focuses on spelling. In order to complete the spelling of a word, students spin a long i sound and write it on the word wall in the correct place.

British English spelling is also included.

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