Teaching Phonics

ed says t – Phonics Poster


ed says t Words Phonics Poster – A FREE PRINTABLE phonics resource which focuses on phonemic awareness, auditory discrimination and decoding Practice.


ed says t Words

Phonics Poster – ed says t  Words

ed says t words

ed says t words


How to Download Your ed says t Phonics Poster:

  1. Add the ed says t poster to your Cart using the ‘Add to Cart’ Button. NB You can only get the resources 2 at a time. #longstory
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  5. Press ‘Place Order’ and then scroll down to ‘Order Details’ and click on your resource there. It will open ready to save, print, cut out and laminate.

One Way to Use this Poster:

  1. Students sit in pairs.
  2. Teacher introduces the ed says t poster on the website and models decoding the words
  3. Teacher mimes clues for the students to guess e.g. ‘Walking now. I just _______ ‘, ‘Surfing now. I just _______ ‘. 
  4. Students guess the word and spell it to their partner. 
Another Possible to Use this Poster:
  1. Complete a running record or a student.
  2. If the ed says t  sound appears to be a sound the student needs knowledge on, go to and find & print the ed says t words poster.
  3. Explore the poster together.
  4. Practice the onset & rime.
  5. Place the poster in a loose leaf folder to create a book or personal sounds the student needs to work on. 

Yet Another Way You Might Like to Use this Poster

  • Recorded reading – students record themselves reading the word lists (phone, tablet, PC) and listen to themselves reading the words back. Ask them to identify words they need to practice and what they perceive to be the problem. How will we fix that problem?

Where to Next?

How about a Phonics PowerPoint Presentation  or a CVC Phonics Game