The GL Sound

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Videos and songs to help First Grade kids learn how to pronounce consonant blend GL.
Learn words that begin or end with GL.
A consonant blend is when two or more consonants are blended together, but each sound may be heard in the blend.

The following diagram shows some examples of words that start with GL. Scroll down the page for more examples and solutions.
GL Words

What Is a Blend?
Blends are two letters that begin words and each letter sound can be heard.
bl, cl, gl, sl

Blends Words Gl
Blend words that start with Gl.
Two letters that come together and keep their own sounds are taught in school as “letter blends”

Practice reading GL words
Consonant blends (also called letter blends) are 2 letters that come together and keep their own sounds.

Phonics blends gl
Phonics reading book for children learning the ‘gl’ sound
Gluing my Glider

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