Zone 9 - Year 1 Exercise Lists and Information

Zone 9

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  beginning consonant blends  and the ending consonant blends  to read simple words.

·         practise reading simple words with beginning and ending consonant blends

·         re-read a simple text with simple words with beginning consonant blends 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  ĭ sounds.

Grammar & Punctuation

·         practise inserting capital letters for the names of people if needed.

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