Worksheets and resources to support teaching and learning about vowel phonemes (vowel digraphs) in Early Years, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2.


Vowel Phonemes

This page contains free worksheets, online activities, flashcards and other educational resources to help with vowel diphthongs, r-controlled vowel sounds and other vowel phonemes.

Vowel Phonemes Word Lists
oo (short) al aw au or
ar ir ur er ou
ow oi oy are air
ear eer ea (e) ol oar

Vowel Phonemes Links

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Recommended Vowel Digraphs Book

Phonicability Games: Digraphs

Authors:  Vera Conway, Jean De Lemos, Tony O'Donnell

Synopsis:  • Find the beginning (‘CK’ words) • Find the ending (‘CK’ words) • Give the dog a bone (single-syllable ‘CK’ words) • Missing ‘OO’s and ‘EE’s • The ‘OO’ and ‘EE’ matching game • The ‘AR’/’OR’ game • The ‘AR’/’OR’ quickie • The ‘SH’/’CH’ games • The tongue-between-your-teeth game • The ‘SH’/’CH’/’TH’ game

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 Last updated:  30th September 2006


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