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Letters and Sounds

Phase 6 - Adding _ing

Today, we will learn when to double the final consonant before adding the suffix _ing.

Look at these words - what do you notice?

  • clap … clapping
  • run… running
  • skip…skipping
  • hop… hopping
  • chat … chatting
  • jog… jogging


Task 1:

Please watch my teaching video by clicking on the link below to open up Loom:  


Task 2:

Choose a word from the list below and then add _ing.

Be careful, you will need to double the final consonant for some of these words!  Remember, 1 short vowel + 1 consonant = double the final consonant


hop, jog, think, sit, play, hum, watch, cut, thank, drink, stop, wait, play, listen, run


Mrs Willis's Group

Can you remember the air trigraph from yesterday?  See if you can play


After this, please complete the Phoneme Spotter story and then write some words containing the air sound.