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Surfing Sound Dictionary

An Overview

The supporting adults needs to:

Provide a consistent language model to talk about important literacy concepts. Provide constractive feed back on the child's errors or inconsistencies associated with letters and sounds


.Repetitions of terms assists the child to remember these concepts.

.Feed back on errors and spelling nconsistencies enhances the child's learning.

.Clear, consistent language reducesconfusion.

The child learns to:

Identify the letters and the sound they make. Hear and focus on individual sounds in words. Write familiar words in the surfing sounds dictionary.


Letters and their sounds are the building blocks of reading and writting. Being able to hear individual sounds in words is vital to spelling Writting words consilidates the child's learning

Surfing Sound Dictionary

Providing consistent language model

Who can use the dictionary

How Sounds Are Made

Language Skills