Letter O

 Let’s learn about matching letters to the sounds, that they can make. In this activity, we’ll explore the letter that we call, ‘O’.  

 When this letter, ‘O’, is just, by itself, we call it, an, ‘Oh’. Sometimes, what we call it, is also the sound that it makes in words. That is the, ‘Oh’, sound. But this letter, can also make many other sounds in words! Let’s learn about all of these different sounds, for the letter, ‘O’!  

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 When this letter, ‘O’, sounds like, ‘Oh’, also notice the way we make it look. The letter, ‘O’, becomes big and thick, and it says its, Letter Name, sound:  
goat            



 nose              

 phone          

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When this letter, ‘O’, sounds like, “Ahh”, also notice the way we make it look. The letter, ‘O’, does not change the way it looks, it just looks normal, and it says its, Common, most frequent, sound:  

 mop               


 box                   

 pot                     

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 When this letter, ‘O’, is Silent, also notice the way we make it look. The letter, ‘O’, turns to a light, gray, color, so it almost disappears and goes away, so the letter says its, Silent, sound:  

 soup            

 doctor            

 mirror         

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When this letter, ‘O’, says its, ‘UH’, sound, also notice the way we make it look. The letter, ‘O’, shrinks, and now looks smaller, and it says its, ‘UH’, sound:  

 carrots      

 lion                

 octopus        

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 When this letter, ‘O’,  is next to a letter, ‘R’, that is making its, ‘Er’, sound, also notice the way we make the letters look. The letter, ‘O’, turns light, gray, and it says its Silent sound, while the letter, ‘R’, is Rotated and falling over, and it says its, ‘Er’, sound:    

 colors           

 motorcycle       

scissors   

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 When this letter, ‘O’, says its, ‘Ahh’, sound, also notice the way we make it look. The letter, ‘O’, is Stretched out, and it says its, ‘Ahh’, sound:  

 dog             

 frog                

 moss            

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 When this letter, ‘O’, Blends, with the letter, ‘R’, and it says its, ‘Oar’, sound, also notice the way we make it look. There is a dotted-underline beneath the letter, ‘O’, together with the letter, ‘R’, and the letters say their, ‘Oar’, sound:  

 door              

 corn               

 fork                

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 When this letter, ‘O’, says its, ‘Ooh’, sound, also notice the way we make it look. The letter, ‘O’, is, Raised above the line, and it says its, ‘Ooh’, sound:  

 two                  

 moon          

 pool              

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 When this letter, ‘O’, says its, ‘UH’, sound, also notice the way we make it look. The letter, ‘O’, is Dropped below the line, and it says its, ‘UH’, sound:  

 book            

 foot               

 cookies      

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When this letter, ‘O’, combines with the letter, ‘W,’ and says its, ‘Ow’, sound, also notice the way we make the letters look. We, underline the letter, ‘O’, and the letter, ‘W’, together, and the letters say their, ‘Ow’, sound:  

 cow              

 owl                  

 clown             

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 Look and listen! You will hear the same, ‘Ow’, sound, when a letter, ‘O’, and a letter, ‘U’, are next to each other, and they are underlined together. When this letter, ‘O’, combines with the letter, ‘U,’ it also says its, ‘Ow’, sound:  

 mouse            

 clouds          

 house            

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 When this letter, ‘O’, combines with the letter, ‘Y’, and says its, ‘Oi’, sound, also notice the way we make the letters look. We, underline the letter, ‘O’, and the letter, ‘Y’, together, and the letters say their, ‘Oi’, sound:  

 boys           

 toys             

 cowboy        

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 Look and listen! You will hear the same, ‘Oi’, sound, when a letter, ‘O’, and a letter, ‘I’, are next to each other, and they are underlined together. When this letter, ‘O’, combines with the letter, ‘I,’ it also says its, ‘Oi’, sound:  

 toilet           

 oilcan        

 poison        





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