This letter sounds chart is an excellent resource for beginning readers and writers. It mostly consists of decodable CVC words. This chart includes:
- short and long vowels,
- hard and soft sounds for Cc and gg,
- /ks/ and /z/ sounds for Xx,
- four sounds for Yy – Yy as a consonant, Yy as a vowel sound /ĭ/ /ī/ and /ē/.
Available styles and printing options:
Styles: Zaner-Bloser, Handwriting Without Tears (HWT), and D’Nealian.
Printing options: full color & black lines.
Zaner-Bloser. Forming letters straight up and down. Guideline: blue headline, red baseline, and dotted midline. An easy step-by-step approach.
Handwriting Without Tears. Forming letters using simple strokes. Guideline: simplified. Modern handwriting.
D’Nealian. Forming letters in slight slant and adding little tails to each letter. Guideline: blue headline, red baseline, and dotted midline. Easier transition to cursive.