Letter planet: sh, ch, th

TLF ID L7855

Help a stranded space traveller return home by filling three fuel tanks with words that have the same letter pattern. Select words with combinations of 'sh', 'ch' or 'th'. Read and listen to model words. Select similar words with the same pattern and place them in the fuel tank. Then construct sentences by putting words in the appropriate order. Identify the word with the chosen letter combinations.




Educational details

Educational value
  • Models how the consonant digraph 'sh' as in 'wish' forms part of a word.
  • Models how the consonant digraph 'ch' as in 'rich' forms part of a word.
  • Models how the consonant digraph 'th' as in 'with' forms part of a word.
  • Includes audio representation of written words containing the consonant digraphs: sh, ch and th.
  • Provides opportunities to identify words containing consonant digraphs: sh, ch and th.
  • Highlights importance of word order in the construction of sentence meaning.
  • Structured feedback includes audio support of consonant digraph sound and associated words.
Year level

1; 2

Topics Phonics Digraphs
Learning area
  • English

Other details

Contributors
  • Contributor
  • Name: FinPa New Media
  • Organization: FinPa New Media
  • Description: Technical implementer
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.finpa.com.au/
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Person: Marcelle Holliday
  • Description: Script writer
  • Person: Marcelle Holliday
  • Description: Subject matter expert
  • Person: Lyn Wilkinson
  • Description: Educational validator
  • Copyright Holder
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
  • Publisher
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Publisher
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
Access profile
  • Colour independence
  • Device independence
  • Hearing independence
  • Generic
Learning Resource Type
  • Interactive
Rights
  • © Education Services Australia Ltd, 2016, except where indicated under Acknowledgements. This material may be used in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Australia (CC BY-SA 3.0 AU) licence https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/au/.