“b”

Practice Lesson

Review Cards

Sound Cards

Hold up consonant b

“Say the letter’s name and give its sound.”

Step 1

Sound Cards (Continued) 

“Good job. Now we are going to Sky Write this sound. Let me demonstrate first.”

“Stand up and extend your arm all the way out in front of you. Ready?”

  /b/  (Say the sound.)  b  (Say the letter as you Sky Write.)  /b/   (Underline the sound and say the sound.)

Have student repeat 3 times. (If the student forgets, the strokes are Down, up, around)

Step 2

Phonological Awareness

“Close your eyes. I will say a word. You will repeat the word and listen for the /b/ sound at the end of the word. If you hear /b/ at the end of the word, raise your hand. Let’s practice. Say lab. Do you hear the /b/ sound at the end of the word lab? Yes, you hear the /b/ sound at the end of the word lab so you raise your hand. Good. Let’s practice some more words.”

Repeat this activity with:

sob, dab, black, gob, grab, mom, stub, crib, dog, blab

Step 3

Pen Tracing

Student Workbook Page 4 – Pen Tracing

“Pick up your pen. Now, let’s trace the letter b right here 3 times. (Down, up, around) “ 

Step 4

Listen for Ending Sounds

Say sob. What sound do you hear at the end of the word?”

“Say mob. What sound do you hear at the end of the word?”

“Say scrub. What sound do you hear at the end of the word?”

“Say club. What sound do you hear at the end of the word?”

“Say blob. What sound do you hear at the end of the word?”

“Say cob. What sound do you hear at the end of the word?”

Step 5

Pictures with Ending Sounds

Student Workbook Page 5 – Ending Sounds

“Look at the first picture. It is a picture of a web. Point to the web. Point to the word under the picture. The word says web. Circle the b at the end of the word web. What sound does the b make in the word web.”

“Look at the next picture. It is a picture of a tub. Point to the tub. Point to the word under the picture. The word says tub. Circle the b at the end of the word tub. What sound does the b make in the word tub?”

“Look at the last picture. It is a picture of a cab. Point to the cab. Point to the word under the picture. The word says cab. Circle the b at the end of the word cab. What sound does the b make in the word cab?”

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