Posts Tagged ‘speech’

Ask Reading Kingdom: What are “Blends?”

Angie asks: My boys are having problems with “blends.” How can I help them get over this plateau? That is a great question, Angie. Blends is a term used in phonics instruction to describe when two letters (consonants) are placed together to make one sound. For example, “br,” “fl,” and “str” are considered consonant blends. Blends can be difficult for…