10 easy phonemic awareness activities

Phonemic awareness is the awareness of individual sounds in spoken words. For example, ‘cat’ has 3 phonemes /c/, /a/ and /t/ and ‘six’ has 4 phonemes /s/, /i/, /k/, /s/. Having an awareness of individual sounds is critical for reading development, as it is necessary to first have an awareness of spoken sounds before it is possible to map those sounds onto the abstract symbols we use to represent them …

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