# The Letter N

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The Letter N
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## Basics on the topicThe Letter N

Welcome to the Phonics Garden! Follow along as Dee and Kala learn all about the letter N!

### TranscriptThe Letter N

Let’s join Dee and Kala in the phonics garden and learn all about "The Letter N". This is the letter N, it makes the sound /n/. This is an uppercase N and this is a lowercase one. They both make the /n/ sound like in nut, nap, and net! Let's practice the /n/ sound with Kala! "/n/, N, /n/!" Can you spy anything in the garden that begins with the letter N? " There's a nest that starts with the letter N!" Is there anything else in the garden that starts with /n/? "There's a necklace that also begins with the letter N!" Uh-oh! N is hiding with other letters! Can you help find the letter N in the alphabet? Point to the letter when you find it! Did you also point here? You did some great work in the phonics garden! Today we learned all about the letter N, we listened to and made the /n/ sound! We found words that began with the letter N and found it in the alphabet! Interested in a challenge? Watch this video again and see if you can find the newt, the nail, and the noodles hidden in the garden! Comment below when you find them! If you want to learn more, check out the next letter in the alphabet, the letter O!

## The Letter N exercise

Would you like to apply the knowledge you’ve learned? You can review and practice it with the tasks for the video The Letter N.
• ### Which one is the correct letter?

Hints

Listen carefully to the sound, play it again and think about what you can hear.

The place that birds lay their eggs is a ____.

Look again at the picture above. What sound does this word start with?

Solution

The correct letter is n. This makes the /n/ sound.

• ### What sound does the letter make?

Hints

The word nap starts with the sound.

Listen to all four sounds again. Which one is the same as the beginning of the word nut?

Solution

The correct sound is /n/.

• ### Find the objects that begin with "n".

Hints

There are 5 items that start with n to highlight.

Listen to this word. Can you find it in the picture?

Listen carefully to the names of the objects.

Solution

The five items that begin with n are:

• notebook
• nine
• nail
• napkin
• nurse
• ### What is the word?

Hints

Listen carefully. Does the word start or end with n?

What other sounds can you hear?

Here we can see the words with pictures. Use this to help you find the matching pairs above.

Solution

The words are:

1. neck
2. pin
3. nap
4. run
• ### Help Kala find the objects that begin with "n".

Hints

Listen to the sound. Which words begin with this sound?

Say all of the items out loud. In which ones do you hear the /n/ sound at the beginning?

There are two correct choices.

Solution

• ### Can you put the words in the correct group?

Hints

Listen carefully to this word. Do you hear n at the beginning or at the end?

Think carefully about the first sound that you hear, is it n or a different sound?

There are 3 words that begin with n, and 3 words that end with n.

Solution

Night, narwhal, and nachos have n at the beginning.

Sun, pan, and man have n at the end.