Teaching Phonics

tr Words Phonics Poster


A FREE PRINTABLE phonics sound poster which focuses on auditory discrimination for the beginning sound tr.


tr consonant blend

tr sound Phonics Poster

tr consonant blend

tr Words Phonics Poster

Ideal for Learning Difficulties Students & Early Reading Lessons.

(a phonics poster for you to download and print)

tr Word List


How to Download Your Phonics Resource:

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 One Way to Use this Poster:

  1. Students sit in pairs.
  2. Teacher introduces the poster on the website and discusses the sound.
  3. Teacher models giving clues for the students to guess e.g. ‘A type of transport that travels on rails ____’, ‘A shape with 3 sides _______’
  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 tr sound appears to be a sound the student needs knowledge on, go to and find & print the tr 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. 

Where to Next?

Quote about Reading – ‘Reading is to the Mind as Exercise to the Body’