The Word Machine Programmes 21-25 (2001)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Aidan Cook

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    2001

  • Type

    Television

Synopsis

The last five programmes of a 25-part phonics special series designed to help primary teachers teach the phonic element of reading. Using graphics, animation, real-world action, rhyme, wordplay, onset and rime, and song, each programme has a single teaching focus that relates to a particular group of phonemes. The programme titles and themes are: `The Green queens and the dream team' long vowel phoneme `ee'; `The Tale of a tail' long vowel phoneme `ai'; `Five wide mice' long vowel phoneme `ie'; `The Joke zone' long vowel phoneme `oa'; `Choose that tune' long vowel phoneme `oo'.

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