Phonic Skills List
Given a sound, can identify the letter.
Given a letter, can produce a sound.
Writes letters associated with sounds to spell words.
Blends sounds to decode words.
Reads common high-frequency words automatically.
Given a letter combination, can produce a sound.
Decodes consonant blends.
Decodes common letter combinations.
Reads and spells regular one-syllable words.
Plus more depending on grade level…
Teachers make wise instructional decisions about what to teach their students about phonics based on what phonic skills that they already know.