‘ng’ is a nasal sound. There are three nasal sounds in the English language. ‘m’ and ‘n’ are the other two. Lift the back of your tongue and press it against the soft palate. Then, release the noise through the nose. That’s the /ng/ sound. The sound is voiced so the vocal cords vibrate while producing it. /ng/ is not a particularly easy sound to get. It gets more confusing when it’s time to write it. Today, I will share a long and detailed pack for ‘words ending in ng’ that will definitely give our little learners the necessary practice required for this sound.
The ‘ng’ sound mostly comes at the end of the word. Read the ‘words ending in ng’ in the worksheet above and color the ‘ng’ sound.
ng words cut and paste
In the above /ng/ picture sort worksheet, read the words, cut the pictures, and paste them in the correct block.
Read and trace the words ending in ng. Match the word to the pictures. The ng sound is often confused with the nk sound. Download free nk sound worksheets to practice the nk sound by clicking here.
ng word writing
Say the /ng/ sound and trace them.
Then write the beginning sounds of the /ng/ pictures.
ing word sort
Cut the ‘ing’ word tiles. Read the words and stick them against the right picture. Then write the ‘ng words for kids’ in the blocks provided.
For ng sound flashcards with pictures, go here.
Next are the ‘ang’ words. Cut the ‘ang’ word tiles. Read the words and stick them against the right picture. Then write the words in the blocks provided.
Cut the ‘ung’ word tiles. Read the words and stick them against the right picture. Then write the words ending in ng in the blocks provided.
ong word sort
Cut the ‘ong’ word tiles. Read the words and stick them against the right picture. Then write the words in the blocks provided.
‘ng’ word sort
Sort the ing, ang, ong and ung words in the above worksheet. These word sort worksheets will give a lot of reading practice and help the child perfect the sound.
‘ng’ sound write the words
Read the words ending in ng in the word bank and write them under the correct picture. By writing the ng sound, the child will remember that there are two letters in the sound.
‘ng’ sound sort the word in alphabetical order
This worksheet has multiple things to do. First, cut the word tiles and read them. Then, arrange them in alphabetical order. The child needs to know the order of the alphabet for this activity. You can give the child a-z in writing to make the process easier. After sticking the word tiles in order, match them to the pictures on the right. Colour the pictures!
Complete these simple sentences by choosing one of the two words in the brackets.
Unscramble the words to form meaningful sentences with the /ng/ word.
This ‘words ending in ng’ pack is a subscriber freebie.
I hope you find this resource useful.