Teaching Phonics

Bossy e Poster – Long a


Guided Reading Phonics Poster – Bossy e – A FREE PRINTABLE poster for long a sounds. 


Bossy e Words

Bossy e Poster – Magic e Poster

This Guided Reading Long e Poster is Ideal for Learning Difficulties Students & Early Reading Lessons.  

long a sound

Bossy E words

Bossy E Words Poster

Long a Sound Word List


One Way to Use this Poster:

  1. Students sit in pairs.
  2. Teacher introduces the ight poster on the website and models the onset and rime.
  3. Teacher models giving clues for the students to guess e.g. ‘When I come to a red light I ________’, ‘(child’s name) likes to ________ the boys’. (know your audience for this one hehehe) 
  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 long a sound appears to be a sound the student needs knowledge on, go to and find & print the long a 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. 

How to Download Your Bossy e Phonics Poster:

  1. Add the Phonics Poster to your Cart using the ‘Add to Cart’ Button. NB You can only get the resources 5 at a time. #longstory
  2. Press the very small ‘View Cart’ Button at the very top right of this page.
  3. Press the ‘Proceed to Checkout’ Button
  4. Add your email address to prove you are human 
  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.

Where to Next? 

How about a Bossy e Game or another Bossy E Poster


bossy e game

Quote about Reading – ‘Choose a Book as You Would a Friend’