Harvington C of E First and Nursery School

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Syllable clapping demo videos

Here are some games to try at home. You can use their toys such as toy animals or play food or use photos of topic words - anything that interests them!

Syllable clapping

Clapping out the syllables in words helps children to hear and store the sounds in them more accurately.

Syllable sorting demo

Clapping out the syllables in a word really helps children to process and store words more accurately

Syllables helping spelling demo

Segmenting a word into its syllables first can help to make children's spelling attempts more accurate