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Each letter of the alphabet makes its own unique sound, however, when you put some letters of the alphabet together they make a brand new sound! These combinations of letter are called digraphs. Today we're going to learn what happens when you put the letter "S" and "H" together! What sound do you think they will make?

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Still feeling a little confused about what exactly is a digraph? Let Jack Hartmann teach you about digraphs in this music video!Did you know that there are other digraphs that can be made with the letter H? Check out this story to learn about the "H Brothers" and the unique sounds that they make! Then, watch this video from Alphablocks to learn more about "TH" and "CH."Think you are a "SH" digraph expert? Try to read along with the story "Mum Takes Us Shopping," and see how many "SH" words you can find!

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