Phonics: Consonant Letter S to Z Rap is an educational and interactive song that helps school children recognize and memorize consonants.
Phonics: Consonant Letter S to Z Rap, teaches the beginning consonants sounds for letters S, T, V, W, X, Y and Z.
Consonant sounds are sounds made by alphabet letters that are not vowels.
These sounds are important to teach preschoolers, kindergartners and first-graders.
Children need to understand consonant sounds so that they can read aloud, spell and form words.
One of the great things about teaching with songs is that they can be listened to over and over again.
Kids love the repetition of hearing a favorite tune and each time, it seems, they learn a little more.
The Phonics: Consonant Letter S to Z rap is great for playing in the background in the classroom, at home, or in the car so that kids can gradually recall beginning consonant letters and sound.
Play Phonics: Consonant Letter S to Z rap as often as necessary.
Simply change up your activities and games.
Students will love mixing it up.
Just print the lyrics to the phonics song, play the MP3 download, and have the kids listen and sing along to the Phonics: Consonant Letter S to Z Rap.
Learners of all ages, at home or in the classroom, will love this fun, musical way to learn phonics.
Phonics: Consonant Letter S to Z Rap
What is a consonant?
I’m glad you asked.
Just listen to this sing and you’ll learn them fast.
Consonants are letters that make different sounds.
Let’s learn them all together as we gather around.
So, everybody get ready.
Here’s what we’ll do
We’ll go from S-Z and then review.
S is a consonant
What sound does it make?
It goes ssss … like ski and skate
Can you think of other S words?
I’ll give it a try!
Smile and sweet and sunny and sky
T is the consonant that makes this sound
It goes tttt…like taxi and town
Can you think of other words that begin with T?
Truck and tiger and tickle and tree
V is a consonant I’ll now present
It goes vvvv … like voice and vent
Are there any other words with a V sound too?
Vegetable, veterinary, valley and view
W’s the consonant that makes this sound
It goes wwww … like whale and wham
What other words can the W make?
Wash and wear and water and wig
X is the consonant that’s hard to beat
If it starts a word it can sound like X
But, most of the time the letter we call X goes xxxx …. like x-ray and next
Extra and box and fox and vex
Y is a consonant
What does it sound like?
It goes yyyy … like yeah and yikes
There are other Y words. Can you find some more?
Yogurt and yellow and yes and your
Z is a consonant that doesn’t need lips
It goes zzzz….like zebra and zip
Are there any other words with the Z sound too?
There’s zero and Zoe and zap and zoo
So, now everybody here’s what we’ll do
We’ll go from S to Z and then you’ll review
S makes a sound like ssss
T makes a sound like tttt
V makes a sound like vvvv
W makes a sound like wwww
X makes a sound like xxxx
Y makes a sound like yyyy
Z makes a sound like zzzz
It’s your turn now. Just give it a try.
Say the sounds out loud and don’t be shy!
S makes a sound like
T makes a sound like
V makes a sound like
W makes a sound like
X makes a sound like
Y makes a sound like
Z makes a sound like
And, those are the consonants from S to Z