This PowerPoint presentation is designed to support teaching and learning the 'ie' digraph as in 'shield'.
♦ Grapheme and picture slides.
♦ Grapheme chart.
♦ Decodable 'real word' slides (colour-coded and black).
♦ Decodable 'alien word' slides (colour-coded and black).
♦ Animated, decodable 'root word' slides.
♦ Animated, decodable 'ie' plurals slides.
♦ A slide showing three levels of decodable words containing the 'ie' (shield) grapheme.
♦ A set of spelling pictures with a link to the words.
♦ Three 'silly sentences' containing 'ie' (shield) words.
♦ An interactive 'ie' (as in pie) or 'ie' (as in shield) quiz.
Words are displayed in a pre-cursive font.
The file is in .pps format and will work in PowerPoint (PC) from 2003 onwards. If you're not sure if it will work on your system, please download our free a-e (split digraph) sample to check.
Please note: This resource is designed to be adult-led. It does not contain any sound recordings.