Beginning Sounds

Contributor: Melissa LaRusso. Lesson ID: 11178

Do you know what "phoneme" is? It's a big word that means the sound you make when you pronounce a letter in a word! Play easy, fun games and watch a video, and learn the sounds beginning letters make!



learning style
Auditory, Visual
personality style
Grade Level
PreK/K, Primary (K-2)
Lesson Type
Quick Query

Lesson Plan - Get It!


There may be 26 letters in the alphabet, but did you know that there are 44 sounds?

  • Do you know all the letter sounds?

In this lesson, you will listen to and name the first sound you hear in a word.

Start by watching Phonics Beginning Sounds by Zoieavenue's Channel to hear some beginning sounds:


Tell one sound you knew before watching the video, and one sound that you did not know.

Continue on to the next section to practice naming the beginning sounds in words and pictures.

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