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CVC Words

Collection by Shirley Blowers

Shirley Blowers
Short A Activities and Resources (including freebies!) Secret CVC words where kids figure out the initial sounds of each picture to figure out the secret word - great reading practice and beginning sounds practice at the same time! Kindergarten Centers, Preschool Literacy, Alphabet Activities, Kindergarten Reading, Phonics Centers, Letter Sound Activities, Learning Phonics, Phonemic Awareness Activities, Kindergarten Literacy Activities

Short A Activities and Resources (including freebies!)

Short A is usually the first phonics sound you teach in kindergarten and first grade so I figured it'd be a great sound to show you teaching...

word work - 40 FREE CVC and CCVC/CVCC cards to create your own Build It-Write It cards. Great for small group instruction or for literacy centers! Kindergarten Literacy, Literacy Activities, Literacy Skills, Activity Centers, Literacy Centers, Literacy Stations, Classroom Freebies, Classroom Ideas, Future Classroom

Build It- Write It Cards for CVC and CVCC/CCVC Words - Make Take & Teach

A few months ago, my good friend Keri from the Sweet Life of Teaching was preparing for a training that she was about to offer. On the table was a roll of vinyl chalkboard paper (I’ve never seen or heard of it until this time). As she was describing what it was and how she uses it in […]

Simple DIY Building Words Center- children could identify beginning, middle or ending sounds using a different coloured magnet. Kindergarten Centers, Preschool Literacy, Early Literacy, Kindergarten Reading, Kindergarten Classroom, Literacy Activities, Teaching Reading, Teaching Tools, Guided Reading

Simple DIY Building Words Center

I want to share a simple DIY building word center that you can make for your students! You can use this with CVC words, or have them practice a specific word family at a time. I found this plastic plastic plate at the 99 Cents Store. It is perfect because it has three slots on one side for the kids to build their word, and a large section for them to store the extra letters. I cut out a piece of paper to cover the Transformer picture ( I assumed that would be distracting, lol!) and taped it…

How To Circumvent IP Possession Concerns Every Time A Strategic Alliance, Three Way Partnership Or Collaboration Fails Duplo Rhyming Word Matching - With Free Rhyming Pictures This Reading Mama Emergent Literacy, Kindergarten Literacy, Early Literacy, Literacy Centers, Rhyming Activities, Learning Activities, Activities For Kids, Pre Reading Activities, Rhyming Pictures

DUPLO Rhyming Word Matching

Rhyming is one of the first pre-reading skills we can model with young children. And it’s fun to do. Songs and rhyming books are a must with young kids. So are rhyming games, like you can find in our Roll-a-Rhyme Activity. NSis {3 years old} loves to rhyme. So, we played a little rhyming word matching ... Read More about DUPLO Rhyming Word Matching

Learners in Bloom: CVC Word Flip Books: 10 Games for Beginning to Advanced Readers (Great ideas! I would use lower case letters with OG students. Reading Intervention, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Teaching Tools, Fun Learning, Teaching Kids, Kindergarten Literacy, Literacy Activities, Reading Activities


These early reading word books that I made for the twins (3 years old) have been a big hit in our house. The concept is simple, and I thi...

printable CVC word list Looking for CVC words? Print this free CVC word list for easy reference!Looking for CVC words? Print this free CVC word list for easy reference! The Words, Snap Words, 2 Letter Words, Letter Tracing, Teaching Phonics, Phonics Activities, Reading Activities, Short Vowel Activities, Jolly Phonics

CVC word lists

If you're teaching CVC words in kindergarten and first grade, you'll love this free CVC word list at your fingertips! Use it to create your own fun learning activities for your students. #CVCwords #phonics #kindergarten #firstgrade

cvc/cvce and cvc/cvvc words to practice reading- Freebie! Reading Fluency, Reading Intervention, Reading Skills, Teaching Reading, Learning, Reading Test, Reading Practice, Reading Strategies, Guided Reading

cvc/cvce and cvc/cvvc words- Freebie!

Freebie! Three pages filled with those tricky vowel sounds that some students need extra practice with. Students read the 2 words in each box while switching back and forth from a short to a long vowel sound. Use with small group: Listen to students read the list of words. Students could take turns reading one box at a time as they read around the table. Use at a reading center: Set several copies at a reading center for students to partner read. Students can take turns reading each box. Use…

So easy and cheap to do! Blending Books - 3 ring binder, index cards. Consonants on white, vowels on a color.non-sense words for dibels practice? Teaching Phonics, Kindergarten Literacy, Early Literacy, Literacy Activities, Teaching Reading, Teaching Ideas, Kindergarten Smorgasboard, Educational Activities, Literacy Stations

Blending Books

I love Blending Books! I made several Blending Books for our classroom. Basically, a Blending Book is made using a three ring binder and ...

Grade Sleuths: Daily 5 Working with Words Preschool Literacy, Early Literacy, Literacy Stations, Literacy Activities, Literacy Centers, Reading Activities, Guided Reading, Spelling Activities, Work Stations

Daily 5 Working with Words

One of my favorite times of the day is Daily 5. Before this year I dreaded this time of year because centers became boring and behaviors bec...

Free Building CVC words using letters s, a, t, and p mats >> Part of the Reading Adventures 1 Unit 1 Packet. Kindergarten Freebies, Kindergarten Language Arts, Kindergarten Reading, Teaching Reading, Word Work Activities, Language Activities, Literacy Activities, Alphabet Activities, Literacy Centers

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Free Building CVC words using letters s, a, t, and p mats Part of the Reading Adventures 1 Unit 1 Packet.

Sound boxes are such powerful phonics activities! Perfect for hearing sounds and sequencing letters in words. Kindergarten Language Arts, Kindergarten Centers, Kindergarten Classroom, Classroom Routines, Literacy Centers, Classroom Ideas, Education And Literacy, Early Literacy, Literacy Activities

Peace, Love, and First Grade

Ideas and resources for early elementary teachers - First grade printables - classroom organization tips - classroom management tips -

Great for Kindergarten - love this CVC word idea. What do you do to help your lil ones practice CVC words? Kindergarten Rocks, Kindergarten Reading, Kindergarten Classroom, Teaching Reading, Guided Reading, Reading Games, Kindergarten Lessons, Phonics Activities, Classroom Activities

Kindergarten Rocks!

YIPPEE~YUPPEE you heard me right....we have "Shake of the Day" in kindergarten! The special student of the day gets to shake the bucket when they arrive at school to see if he/she can make a CVC word. If the student makes a CVC word we will share it with class, and he/she gets a packet of Smarties. Because you know...if they eat Smarties they are going to be smarter! HE HE HE What are some other "Shake of the Day" ideas: Shake all vowels Shake 2 words that rhyme Shake a picture and the…

Elkonin boxes are a common tool to increase students' phonemic awareness.My Early Literacy Tools: Elkonin boxes and Medial Vowel Set was designed with the intention of making this fun and easy. Kindergarten Reading, Kindergarten Teachers, Journeys Kindergarten, Teaching Reading, Early Literacy, Literacy Centers, Reading Centers, File Folder Activities, Folder Games

FREE LANGUAGE ARTS LESSON - “SAMPLE Early Literacy Tools: Elkonin Boxes and Medial Vowel Set”

by Jen Strange Prekindergarten - 1st Grade All elementary school teachers know how important it is to teach segmenting as part o...