Wilson Reading System Substep 1.4
e Ed /e/ e
digraphs Consonants ‘stick together’ to form one sound, even though there are two letters. That is why they are on one card. They are not separated.
Chicken Letter qu Q is the chicken letter- it refuses to go anywhere without its friend, u. It is never in a word alone. The u in this situation has no vowel sound. Qu is a digraph as well.
ch chin /ch/ ch
sh ship /sh/ sh
ck sock /k/ ck
*** BONUS LETTERS*** This word has three sounds, but it needs another s. Even though there are two s’s, there is only one sound. This happens when an s follows a short vowel at the end of a word. m i s s
Words with bonus letters lass kiss fuss fall bill tell buff
Welded Sound: ALL • All changes the short a sound to /o/ b c f m all