Today we're going to be thinking about 'blending'. This is when somebody makes just the sounds in a word, then you listen very carefully to blend them together to make the word.
It's one of the first stepping stones to reading so is a very important skill!
Watch Lucy showing you how to blend sounds together, then have a go yourself.
Ask an adult to 'robot' these words...can you match them to the pictures below?
zip, box, van, bag, dog, pen, bed