SCREENERS

You can download an informal screener for all initial blends (s blends, r blends, l blends, w blends) here.  This screener has one picture for every initial blend to help with target setting.

An informal screener for final blends can be downloaded here. This screener has one picture for all final blends in words – (eg st-ghost,  sk -desk,  lk – milk,  lp – help. etc) 

WORD LIST

Initial s blends 

  • sk – sky, scar, score, ski, skirt, scuba, skate, skip, scooter, skull, scorpion, school, skeleton, scarf, scared, scale, scalp, score, skid, skin, skinny, skunk
  • sl – sly, slug, slot, slow, slim, slip, sled, slam, sleep, sleeve, slice, slide, slime, sling, slope, sleuth, slushy, slippers
  • sm – smog, smart, smoke, smile, smell, small, smash, smudge, smooth, smoothie, smartie
  • sn – snap, snip, snow, snack, snake, snoop, snout, snore, snail, sniff, snatch, sneeze, snooze, snowman
  • sp – spy, spa, spot, spin, spud, speed, spade, space, spice, spine, sport, spell, spoon, spill, sponge, spoil, spatula, spanner, sparkle, spare, speak, special, spike, spear, spider, spaghetti
  • st – stop, stab, stay, star, stem, stick, step, stir, stork, stand, start, steal, stone, storm, stool, story, stump, stack, stare, sting, stair, steer, stink, stuff, stamp, steak, stuff, stove, statue, stapler, start, stage, stall, steam, steeple, stereo, store
  • sw – swim, swap, swan, swat, sway, swoop, swarm, swiss, swing, sweep, swipe, swoop, swirl, swamp, sweat, sweet, switch, swiper, swivel

Medial s blends

  • sk – biscuit, rescue, escape, basket, telescope, whiskers, basketball, iceskate
  • sl – asleep, muesli, whistling, wrestling, gosling
  • sw – crosswalk, flyswat, crossword, beeswax
  • sp – whisper, teaspoon, passport, hospital, suspect, crispy, asparagus, display, newspaper.
  • st – toaster, pasta, lipstick, costumes, sister, chopsticks, Easter, rooster, mister.
  • sm – Christmas, policeman, placemat, spaceman, Tasmania, asthma
  • sn – Disney, parsnip, rattlesnake.

Final s blends

  • sp – wasp, crisp, clasp
  • sk – ask, mask, tusk, desk, disc, flask
  • st – toast, cast, ghost, breakfast, nest, crust, post, last, first
  • ks (x) – mix, fix, fox, wax, box, six, socks, rocks, locks
  • kst (xt) – next, text, sixty

Plurals galore!

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