Literacy resources like games, worksheets, fortune tellers and posters all help students develop the segmenting and blending skills they need to read.
I know that having lots of CVC word games and activities helps my students. It means they get tons of practice for every set of words or sounds.
Tackling CVC words is kind of a push and pull. Students need both blending and segmenting skills when reading and spelling CVC words.
Struggling to find generic spelling word activities that can be used with any word list. Here are 22 spelling word activities you can use year round.
Spelling often seems like learning rules and memorizing sounds. Using the three story intellect students learn to gather, process and apply information.
Writing prompts are a great addition to the worksheets, activities, and phonics games that you probably already use in your phonics or literacy stations.
I have a lot of phonics games in my teaching bag of tricks. While games are sometimes seen as a distraction they are actually a fabulous teaching tool.
Having the right mix of consonant blend activities helps you differentiate for a variety of levels.
Students can always use additional practice segmenting and blending sounds, whether you are working with CVC words, digraphs, or consonant blends.