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itsgood2talk Mon 09-Oct-17 19:16:05

My son is in year one and has to bring something for show and tell tomorrow starting with the initial sound 'i' as in 'igloo'. I can only think of instrument which I don't have lol. Any ideas would be much appreciated smile

JohnLapsleyParlabane Mon 09-Oct-17 19:17:52

www.enchantedlearning.com/phonetic/shorti.shtml

koalab Mon 09-Oct-17 19:19:03

Iron (prob not a great idea). Iguana (doubt you have one). Insurance document (not v exciting). I hope someone else comes along with some more inspiration.

CakesRUs Mon 09-Oct-17 19:19:40

That's a tough one. Ice cream scoop?

hippyhippyshake Mon 09-Oct-17 19:20:26

Does he know anything about India?

NorthernLurker Mon 09-Oct-17 19:21:06

Italian - any souvenirs? Some pasta.....grin

user1494340956 Mon 09-Oct-17 19:21:31

Insect? Do you have any toy insects? Or maybe print of a photo of an insect.

CakesRUs Mon 09-Oct-17 19:21:38

Insect?

hippyhippyshake Mon 09-Oct-17 19:22:10

Internet

LittleBirdBlues Mon 09-Oct-17 19:22:45

Ink?

GoGoGazelle Mon 09-Oct-17 19:23:10

ink pen?

hippyhippyshake Mon 09-Oct-17 19:23:50

Oh yes, insect is good.

MrsTerryPratchett Mon 09-Oct-17 19:24:26

Has to be short 'i' not ah-ee noise, right? So instrument, insect, igloo or iguana. Not ice cream or iron? We did a coloured picture of an iguana.

koalab Mon 09-Oct-17 19:24:27

Hehe,. I like Hippies idea. He could take the internet like in the IT crowd.

itsgood2talk Mon 09-Oct-17 19:25:50

Insect is a great idea - I seem to remember he had an insect plastic toy although god knows where it is.

India is a good one - maybe I will print out a map 🤔.

No iguanas but I have a toy lizard is that the same? Lol

We struggled with A too which I throughly would be easy and he ended up taking armbands lol 😂

itsgood2talk Mon 09-Oct-17 19:27:35

@MrsTerryPratchett yes exactly it has to be phonetically which is so much harder lol I find myself saying the names of things out loud to check lol. For A my son wanted to take an aeroplane but that wasn't allowed lol

MrsTerryPratchett Mon 09-Oct-17 19:29:49

The internet. grin

MrsNai Mon 09-Oct-17 19:31:00

Iron- take in an iron hinge, nail or other object?
Icing- make a fairy cake and ice it- lunch and show and tell
Ink- a fountain pen or cartridge/pot of ink. Perhaps with an ink eraser too!

Hulababy Mon 09-Oct-17 19:35:49

Does it need to be the short /i/ sound, rather than the longer sounds, such as /eye/ in iron?

DrSeuss Mon 09-Oct-17 19:36:23

Go all "Sound of Music" and take himself then say he's "incorrigible"?

PanannyPanoo Mon 09-Oct-17 19:39:18

anything interesting!

RightOnTheEdge Mon 09-Oct-17 19:40:59

It can't be iron or icing as they start with an eye sound not a short i like igloo

minipie Mon 09-Oct-17 19:45:58

Illustration? Image? Invention? can all be interpreted quite flexibly

runningwithbob Mon 09-Oct-17 19:50:33

Index finger?!

ILoveUsernames Mon 09-Oct-17 19:51:19

Incontinence pads
Incapacity benefit letter
Incy wincy spider poem
Inuit

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