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Eureka Phonics for Primary – Sequence 1 

Primary 1 – Primary 2

10 (Suggested)

1 hr (Suggested)

Native English teachers with a university degree ; related teaching experience, and/or teacher training such as TEFL, TESOL, CELTA, PGDE/PCEd, etc.

Course Name: Eureka Phonics for Primary – Sequence 1 

Level: Primary 1 – Primary 2

No. of Lessons: 10 (Suggested)

Lesson Duration: 1 hr (Suggested)

Instructors: Native English teachers with a university degree ; related teaching experience, and/or teacher training such as TEFL, TESOL, CELTA, PGDE/PCEd, etc.

Objectives

By the end of the programme, students will be able to recognise and produce the six target sounds independently.

Eureka Phonics (Sequence 1) provides elementary exposure to the six commonly used sounds in the English language. By developing learners’ blending and segmenting skills, students will build a foundation for further learning in English language.

Features

  • Multi-sensory approach: visual, auditory and kinesthetic
  • Games and songs: interactive learning environment
  • New lyrics, familiar tunes, enhanced memory techniques
  • Original cartoon characters to introduce target sounds

Outline

Unit 1: /s/ Sally Spider


    • Character: Sally Spider
    • Activities:
      – What’s your favourite cartoon character?
      – Storytime: Sally Spider’s story
      – Song: The Sally Spider song
      – Segmentation and blending activity
    • Games:
      – Matching and story retelling
      – What’s behind the wall?
      – Listening: Which one is it?

Unit 2: /a/ Andy Ant


    • Character: Andy Ant
    • Activities:
      – Emojis!
      – Storytime: Andy Ant’s story
      – Song: The Andy Ant song
      – Segmentation and blending activity
    • Games:
      – Matching and story retelling
      – Zoomed in!
      – Listening: Picking apples

Unit 3: /t/ Tommy Turtle


    • Character: Tommy Turtle
    • Activities:
      – Transport sounds
      – Storytime: Tommy Turtle’s story
      – Song: The Tommy Turtle song
      – Segmentation and spelling activity
    • Games: 
      – Story sequencing 
      – Pictionary 
      – Listening: Parking cars

Unit 4: /p/ Peter Pig


    • Character: Peter Pig
    • Activities:
      – Jumping game: Locations
      – Storytime: Peter Pig’s story
      – Song: The Peter Pig song
    • Games:
      – Matching and story retelling
      – Presents from Billy!
      – Listening: The claw machine!

Unit 5: /i/ Izzy Iguana


    • Character: Izzy Iguana
    • Activities:
      – Billy says…
      – Storytime: Izzy Iguana’s story
      – Song: The Izzy Iguana song
      – Segmentation and blending activity
    • Games:
      – Story retelling
      – Complete the captions
      – Itchy, itchy! (body parts)
      – Listening: A mosquito! Oh no!

Unit 6: /n/ Nicky Nightingale


    • Character: Nicky Nightingale
    • Activities:
      – What’s your favourite food?
      – Storytime: Nicky Nightingale’s story
      – Song: The Nicky Nightingale song
      – Segmentation and blending activity
    • Games:
      – Story sequencing
      – Nicky and the nuts
      – Listening: Where is the necklace?

Unit 7: /m/ Mummy Monkey & Mini Monkey


    • Character: Mummy Monkey & Mini Monkey
    • Activities:
      – Riddles
      – Storytime: Mummy Monkey and Mini Monkey’s story
      – Song: The Mummy Monkey and Mini Monkey song
      – Segmentation and blending activity
    • Games:
      – Matching and story retelling
      – Zoomed in!
      – Listening: Which one is it?

Unit 8: /d/ Danny Dog


    • Character: Danny Dog
    • Activities:
      – Animal sounds
      – Storytime: Danny Dog’s story
      – Song: The Danny Dog song
      – Segmentation and blending activity
    • Games:
      – Matching and story retelling
      – What’s in the pit?
      – Listening: Which ones?

Unit 9: /g/ Grace Goat


    • Character: Grace Goat
    • Activities:
      – Fruits! Rearrange the letters
      – Storytime: Grace Goat’s story
      – Song: The Grace Goat song
      – Segmentation and blending activity
    • Games:
      – Matching and story retelling
      – Gifts from Billy!
      – Listening: Which ones?

Unit 10: /o/ Ollie Octopus


    • Character: Ollie Octopus
    • Activities:
      – Animal sounds
      – Storytime: Ollie Octopus’ story
      – Song: The Ollie Octopus song
      – Segmentation and blending activity
    • Games:
      – Matching an story retelling
      – Pictionary 
      – Listening: Which one is it?