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Phase 5 is introduced in Year 1.

Phase 5

In Phase Five, children will learn more graphemes and phonemes. For example, they already know ai as in rain, but now they will be introduced to ay as in day and a-e as in make.


Grapheme Sample Word Grapheme Sample Word Grapheme Sample Word
ay crayon aw saw a_e snake
ea bead ey monkey e_e these
ou cloud ie pie i_e like
oy boy oe toe o_e bone
ew pew ue queue u_e cube
ew screw ue glue u_e flute
ir girl au haunted wh whale
ph phone