Phonics Games

Welcome to the Phonics Games Section. We have found and chosen the games which we think are great and work within the new national curriculum. Choose games by your child's school year. Browse Away.
Year R (Age 4-5)
Alphablocks Games From > BBC
Use the arrows to find episodes and click on the one you want to see. If it has a star, you can join in
Between the Lions- Fuzzy Lion Ears From > PBS
Choose the correct letter for the sound and picture.
Between the Lions- Pounce From > PBS
Click on the written word that corresponds with the one spoken
Blending Bowl From > PBS
Blend some simple words.
Fun with Phonics From > BBC
Watch fun with phonics clips
Initial Sounds From > Crickweb
An activity that helps with initial sound recognition. Choose the object that begins with the letter at the top of the screen.
Letter Lifter From > ICT Games
Type in the starting letter of the word on the conveyer belt, then let it go
Letters and Sounds Pop From > ICT Games
Spot the right letters for the sound, aim and fire.
Mr Thorne Does Phonics From > Mr Thorne Does Phonics
Great resource for blending practice. Over 200 hundred free literacy videos anyone learning to read English.
Phoneme Pop From > ICT Games
Find the right phoneme then shoot the target and get the points.
Phonic Fighter From > ICT Games
Aliens are stealing letters , it is your duty to save the letters by clicking on the objects that start with the same sound.
Sassy Seals From > GameGoo
Match the first letter sounds of the words and feed the fish.
Sounds Fun From > Learn English
Match the letter and the sound.
Spelling Match Game From > Education Place
Choose Spelling Match and then the level to match the pictures to the beginning sounds of words
Starfall Phonics From > Starfall
A comprehensive group of phonics stories to work through.
Word Family From > Turtle Diary
A blending game which illustrates putting beginning letters with different endings.
Word Games with Digby Mole From > BBC
Choose which word game to play. You can choose from first sounds, end sounds and rhyming.
Wordworld- Pig's Perfect Pizza From > PBS
Click on the word toppings you need to finish the pizza!
Year 1 (Age 5-6)
Between the Lions- Chicken Stacker From > PBS
Stack up the chickens by clicking on the word with the correct vowel sound.
Between the Lions- Fuzzy Lion Ears From > PBS
Choose the correct letter for the sound and picture.
Between the Lions- Pounce From > PBS
Click on the written word that corresponds with the one spoken
Blending Bowl From > PBS
Blend some simple words.
Blending Dragon From > ICT Games
Decide which real words and which are made up with a chinese dragon.
Deep Sea Phonics From > BBC
Choose, easy medium or hard versions to play. You have to choose the right letters to complete the word the chief says.
Initial Sounds From > Crickweb
An activity that helps with initial sound recognition. Choose the object that begins with the letter at the top of the screen.
Letters and Sounds Pop From > ICT Games
Spot the right letters for the sound, aim and fire.
Little Animals-Digby Moles Word Games From > BBC
Digby Mole hosts a selection of word games that encourage children to look at individual letters, letter blends and their sounds.
Mr Thorne Does Phonics From > Mr Thorne Does Phonics
Great resource for blending practice. Over 200 hundred free literacy videos anyone learning to read English.
Phoneme Pop From > ICT Games
Find the right phoneme then shoot the target and get the points.
Spelling Match Game From > Education Place
Choose Spelling Match and then the level to match the pictures to the beginning sounds of words
Starfall Phonics From > Starfall
A comprehensive group of phonics stories to work through.
Starship English - Word Jumbler From > BBC
Play on the word jumbler machine with Star and Hutch.First choose which game you would like to play and click on it-Sounds the same, What's the pattern?, Count the syllables.
Word Family From > Turtle Diary
A blending game which illustrates putting beginning letters with different endings.
Word Games with Digby Mole From > BBC
Choose which word game to play. You can choose from first sounds, end sounds and rhyming.
Words and Pictures - Magic Pencil From > BBC
Watch the magic pencil write different sounds out. Click on the sound to see the video.
Words and Pictures - Sandcastle Quiz From > BBC
Choose a phoneme. A word containing a gap will appear in the sand. Listen to Colin the Clam say the complete word then click on the sandpie with the right spelling for the missing phoneme. Each word you get right will add a sandpie to the sandcastle you are building.
Wordworld- Pig's Perfect Pizza From > PBS
Click on the word toppings you need to finish the pizza!
Zondle From > Zondle
Spelling, Vocab and Phonics work for KS1 & 2. Some of the games are hilarious, you have to sign up and login every time you use the site. Worth it.
Year 2 (Age 6-7)
Between the Lions- Chicken Stacker From > PBS
Stack up the chickens by clicking on the word with the correct vowel sound.
Deep Sea Phonics From > BBC
Choose, easy medium or hard versions to play. You have to choose the right letters to complete the word the chief says.
Electric Company- Chain Game From > PBS
Switch the letter sounds in words to make new ones. Choose Chain Game from billboard and then choose a letter sound to play with
Electric Company- Combotronic From > PBS
Make up words from the from the word parts at the bottom of the screen. Great fun and funky.
Electric Company- Shock's Beatbox From > PBS
Make music with letter sounds by clicking on a beat then an letter sound. Put them on the timeline and have some fun with your own composition.
Electric Company- Sort It Out From > PBS
Sort out the words by the sound they make, but don't get bossed around!
Letters and Sounds Pop From > ICT Games
Spot the right letters for the sound, aim and fire.
Mr Thorne Does Phonics From > Mr Thorne Does Phonics
Great resource for blending practice. Over 200 hundred free literacy videos anyone learning to read English.
Spelling Match Game From > Education Place
Choose Spelling Match and then the level to match the pictures to the beginning sounds of words
Starship English - Word Jumbler From > BBC
Play on the word jumbler machine with Star and Hutch.First choose which game you would like to play and click on it-Sounds the same, What's the pattern?, Count the syllables.
Words and Pictures - Magic Pencil From > BBC
Watch the magic pencil write different sounds out. Click on the sound to see the video.
Words and Pictures - Sandcastle Quiz From > BBC
Choose a phoneme. A word containing a gap will appear in the sand. Listen to Colin the Clam say the complete word then click on the sandpie with the right spelling for the missing phoneme. Each word you get right will add a sandpie to the sandcastle you are building.
Words and Pictures - Snap It From > BBC
How well do you know your long vowel sounds? Your chance to beat the clock and collect the snaps. - A Shockwave game, 135K -
Words and Pictures - Whirlyword Machine From > BBC
See how many new words you can make from the letters on the fruit machine.
Words and Pictures - Wordblender From > BBC
Choose a start sound and an end sound and let Wordblender 'bl-bl-blend' them together to make a new word. A fun game to help practise those clusters.
Zondle From > Zondle
Spelling, Vocab and Phonics work for KS1 & 2. Some of the games are hilarious, you have to sign up and login every time you use the site. Worth it.
Year 3 (Age 7-8)
Electric Company- Chain Game From > PBS
Switch the letter sounds in words to make new ones. Choose Chain Game from billboard and then choose a letter sound to play with
Electric Company- Combotronic From > PBS
Make up words from the from the word parts at the bottom of the screen. Great fun and funky.
Electric Company- Shock's Beatbox From > PBS
Make music with letter sounds by clicking on a beat then an letter sound. Put them on the timeline and have some fun with your own composition.
Electric Company- Sort It Out From > PBS
Sort out the words by the sound they make, but don't get bossed around!
Zondle From > Zondle
Spelling, Vocab and Phonics work for KS1 & 2. Some of the games are hilarious, you have to sign up and login every time you use the site. Worth it.
Year 4 (Age 8-9)
Electric Company- Chain Game From > PBS
Switch the letter sounds in words to make new ones. Choose Chain Game from billboard and then choose a letter sound to play with
Electric Company- Combotronic From > PBS
Make up words from the from the word parts at the bottom of the screen. Great fun and funky.
Electric Company- Shock's Beatbox From > PBS
Make music with letter sounds by clicking on a beat then an letter sound. Put them on the timeline and have some fun with your own composition.
Electric Company- Sort It Out From > PBS
Sort out the words by the sound they make, but don't get bossed around!
Zondle From > Zondle
Spelling, Vocab and Phonics work for KS1 & 2. Some of the games are hilarious, you have to sign up and login every time you use the site. Worth it.
Year 5 (Age 9-10)
Electric Company- Chain Game From > PBS
Switch the letter sounds in words to make new ones. Choose Chain Game from billboard and then choose a letter sound to play with
Electric Company- Combotronic From > PBS
Make up words from the from the word parts at the bottom of the screen. Great fun and funky.
Electric Company- Shock's Beatbox From > PBS
Make music with letter sounds by clicking on a beat then an letter sound. Put them on the timeline and have some fun with your own composition.
Electric Company- Sort It Out From > PBS
Sort out the words by the sound they make, but don't get bossed around!
Zondle From > Zondle
Spelling, Vocab and Phonics work for KS1 & 2. Some of the games are hilarious, you have to sign up and login every time you use the site. Worth it.
Year 6 (Age 10-11)
Zondle From > Zondle
Spelling, Vocab and Phonics work for KS1 & 2. Some of the games are hilarious, you have to sign up and login every time you use the site. Worth it.