WHEN YOU HEAR 'k' ON THE END OF A WORD, IS IT -ck, -k or -ke????
Protector ck protects weak vowels from nasty critters.
(Watch the video below for more information on this rule. This video and others are on our Sound of the week: 'k' post)
pick Protector ck is needed! I is weak by itself saying its short name/nickname.
pink The I has a letter friend so it does not need protecting.
pike The I says its full name. It is strong and does not need protecting thanks to Policeman E.
Here is Steffini, Tayla, Shiloh and Noelle with their protector ck shields to defend weak vowels. I wouldn't mess with them!