a - A 'Angie antelope'
The second letter sound to teach is the sound as in fan, man, can etc. To show the sound of the second letter 'a' place a semi-circle over it. The small semi-circle symbol teaches your student that this letter sound is pronounced as in antelope.
Review the previous letter learned.
Pronounce words beginning with that sound.
Show the coloured letter card.
If you are a member of our ABC course copy, print: letter a in colour
Show the letter to your student and pronounce the sound several times.
Ask the student to repeat the letter sound several times.
Pronounce words that begin with the sound (Angie antelope ....).
If you are a member of our ABC course copy, print and complete the following worksheets in order:
letter a worksheet
the letter a
the letter A
- 'alternative letter'
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