Zone 6 - Year 1 Exercise Lists and Information

Zone 6

To develop your reading skills, you will:


·         read and re-read a simple text to develop reading fluency.


·         answer questions to develop your comprehension skills.


·         learn to blend the ending consonant blends /nd/st/lk/nt/mp/sk/ft/to read simple words.

·         practise reading simple words with ending consonant blends /nd/st/lk/nt/mp/sk/ft/.

·         read a simple text with simple words with beginning consonant blends /nd/st/lk/nt/mp/sk/ft/using the ‘sounding out’ reading strategy.

Sight words

·         learn and practise identifying automatically by sight the following words that are used in high frequency in texts:

To develop your writing skills, you will:


·         practise identifying the correct letters on the keyboard to match the missing sounds in simple words

·         learn to spell more simple words with short ĕ sounds and those that end in ‘ot’.

Grammar & Punctuation

·         practise typing the written word name for the half hourly times on an analogue clock.

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