Look Out Bird! by Marilyn Janowitz
t,working on final /d/ and past tense --scroll down for more activities
This lesson is about using the /d/ sound at the ends of words, including past tense words with -ed. We make this sound by putting the tongue in the same place we make the /t/ and /s/ sounds, which is at the top of the mouth right behind the front teeth. Here are some simple activities you can do to practice this sound:
Here's a fun rhyme with past tense & final /d/ sounds:
I saw a little bird go hop, hop, hop.
I told the little bird to stop, stop, stop.
I went to the window to say 'How do you do?'
He wagged his little tail and far away he flew!