Hunks and Chunks (Phonics Dance) Sh - Say, "s-h, sh,sh,sh,. S-h, sh, sh, sh." (Put your finger to your lips and make the sh sound as you say the sh sound three times.) Ch - (It's time to do the chicken cha cha dance!) Say, "c-h,ch,ch,ch. C-h, ch,ch,ch." Flap your arms like chicken wings. Th - Say, "t-h, th,th, th. T-h, th,th, th. This is a thorn and that is a thistle. Ow - Make the letters o and w with your fingers. Hit them together and say, "o-w, ow. Going down, going down, d-o-w-n down." (Pretend to slide your arms down the slide as you say d-o-w-n.) Ou - Make the letters o and u with your fingers. Hit them together and say, "o-u, ou. O-u- t, o-u-t get out of here you bumble bee." Oo (book) - say "O-O ooo" like you are picking up something heavy. (These are the bully brothers.) Oo (boot) - Say, "O-O, ooooooooo." Make the letter o on each hand. Pull your hands apart as you chant the oo sound. (These are the nice twins.) Ing - Say, "i-n-g, ing, ing,ing. I-n-g, ing, ing, ing." (Jump up and down three times as you chant "ing, ing, ing". All - Say, "a-l-l, a-l-l, all, all, all. March three times as you say, "a-l-l, a-l-l. Ar - Say, "car,car,c-a-r, you stick your hand in a jar of stars. A-r, ar,ar,ar." Or - (Pretend you are a seal.) Say, "o-r, or,or,or. O-r, or, or, or. I want more fish!" (Put your hands in the air and clap three times as you say, "or,or,or". Then point to yourself and chant, "I want more fish!) Oa - Say, "o said to a, Oh, I love you (grab your heart) and a said absolutely nothing." Say, "So when you see o and a you say O-O! (Make the long strong sound and show your muscles because this is a long strong vowel.) Igh - Say, "i-g-h, igh,igh, I-I-I. (Gently pull your eyes out of the sides of your face three times.) Ea - Say, you take a scaredy cat e and a scaredy cat a. You put them together and what do they say? EEEEEEEEE!!!!!!!!" (Pretend like you are so scared when you say, "EEEEE!" Ee - Say, "when you see the double e you say ee,ee. It's a bumblebee party! When you see the double e you say ee, ee. It's a bumblebee party!" Oa - Say, "O said to a, ' Oh I love you' and a said absolutely nothing. So when you see oa, you say OOOO" igh - While pulling your eyes out to the side, say "igh i-i, igh i-i." Don’t forget the “t,” ight, ight, ight Ay - Say, "Some letters ay- a-a-a...hey do you want to play? Swish, score, hooray! But that’s at the end of a word and don't you forget it." Ai - Say, "A said to i 'Get out of my way. I'm saying a today." So when you see ai you say a, a! Eigh - Say, "eigh a-a. eigh a-a." Ir, ur and er - Say,"I-r r-r-r-r (rev your motorcycle) and u-r r-r-r-r (rev your motorcycle) in the middle of the word, but it's e-r r-r-r-r er r-r-r- at the end of a word." Tion - Say, "T-i-o-n shun, shun, shun t-i-o-n shun, shun, shun." Clap above your head each time you say shun, shun, shun. Sion - Say, "S-i-o-n shun, shun, shun s-i-o-n shun, shun, shun." Clap down by your ankles each time you say shun, shun, shun. Ph - Say, "When you see p-h, you don't say p h you say f-f-f." Kn - Say, "When you see k-n, you don't say the k you say n-n-n.” Pretend that you’re talking on a phone. ed - Say, "When you see ed at the end of a root word, you say d, t, you also say ed."