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"Letter-Sound Hopscotch".

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Not too long ago I was perusing some engaging activities that can help in the early stages of phonemic awareness and phonics, and I found this activity:

https://phonicsfunmrsholland.weebly.com/hopscotch-phonics.html
I do not claim any ownership of this website οr activity, I am only sharing with you what I have found. 


Hopscotch, as many of you know it, is a classic game that has ancient origins. The true origin of hopscotch is very hard to decipher, although this link, which I also do not claim as my own, details the origins of the game:

https://www.albany.edu/~sw7656/
I do not claim any ownership of this website οr activity, I am only sharing with you what I have found. 

This game is without a doubt exercise oriented, yet this game can also be modified to be very educational. Other than using the game to emphasize letter-sound relationships, hopscotch can also be modified to practice math and other subjects.

If you are curious and would like to see some research driven proof, view thi…