R sound

How to produce the R sound

Word initial R single words

Word initial R in phrases

Multiple word position activities for R

R-blends (e.g., brown, crab, drum, frog, green, prince, tree) 

Word initial R-blends single words


Two ways to say the R sound: 1) bunched position, 2) retroflexed position

5 easy steps to teach R

Vocalic R (-er) explanation and finger trick

Books that target the R sound

Rodney the Rat by Valerie Ann

Red, Red, Red by Valeri Gorbachev

Robert the Rose Horse by Joan Heilbroner

No Roses for Harry! by Gene Zion

Worse than Rotten, Ralph by Jack Gantos

Raccoon on His Own by Jim Arnosky

The Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister

Rocket Writes A Story by Tad Hills