Studham Village CofE Academy

Learning to Care, Caring to Learn - All Flourishing as Children of God

Phase 3

By the time they reach Phase 3, children will already be able to blend and segment words containing the 19 letters taught in Phase 2.


Over the twelve weeks which Phase 3 is expected to last, twenty-five new graphemes are introduced:


Set 6:  j, v, w, x

Set 7:  y, z, zz, qu

Consonant diagraphs:  ch, sh, th, ng

Vowel diagraphs and trigraphs:  ai, ee, igh, oa, oo, ar, or, ur, ow, oi, ear, air, ure, er