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  • Trugs Cards Stage 0 - Letter Sounds

TRUGS cards also come in individual stages, with each stage focusing on a different set of starting words and phonic patterns.

The individual stages can be roughly grouped into three difficulty bands:

  • Stages 1-5 are intended for a reading age of 5 - 7.5 years
  • Stages 6-10 are intended for a reading age of 7.5 - 9 years
  • Stages 11-15 are intended for a reading age of 9-14 years

Each set of cards are equivalent to 1 of the games in the red trugs at home box 1. See below for phonic knowledge in each set of cards.

Set 0 functions as an introduction to letter sounds before progressing to reading and spelling vc and cvc words.

Stage Starting With Building To Phonic
0 's', 'a', 't', 'p', etc. at, it, an, ten letter sounds to vc and cvc
1 tan, sip, pat fax, vet, wig cvc
2 spin, slip, frog strap, split, snack ccvc and cccvc
3 went, camp, cost stamp, twist, croft cvcc and ccvcc
4 magnet, sunset, second hundred, prospect, instruct two-syllable words / closed
5 arm, her, for standard, lobster, cursor 'ar', 'or', 'er' sounds

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Trugs Cards Stage 0 - Letter Sounds

  • Product Code: 9780956062468
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $25.00


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