Teaching Phonics

ph Words – Phonics Poster


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


ph Words

Words with ph in them Phonics Poster 

ph words

ph words


How to Download Your Words with ph in them Phonics Poster:

  1. Add the ph words 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 ph poster on the website and models decoding the words and exploring the students background knowledge e.g. What is an epitaph? What is a phoenix? etc 
  3. Teacher models giving clues for the students to guess e.g. ‘I’m thinking of a mythical animal _______ ‘, ‘I once asked (insert superstar’s name) for an _______ ‘. 
  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 ph sound appears to be a sound the student needs knowledge on, go to and find & print the ph words poster.
  3. Explore the poster together.
  4. Practice decoding and spelling the words.
  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 some Bossy E Jig Saw Puzzles or a CVC Phonics Game