Teaching Phonics

wr Words – Phonics Poster


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


 Words that Start with wr

wr Words Phonics Poster

wr words

wr words with pictures

This wr words for kids poster is a great addition to any reading lesson. It is ideal for
wr sound practice or as a 
student reference at a writing station.

(a wr phonics poster for you to download and print)

wr words list


How to Download Your Words that start with wr Phonics Poster:

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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 wr sound 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. ‘Point to your wrist – Name this part of the body’, ‘I’m thinking of a bird  _______ ‘
  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 wr sound appears to be a sound the student needs knowledge on, go to and find & print the wr 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?

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