Fun word work activities that can be played again and again! The words are differentiated so you can challenge all of your students. You can mix all of the words together and allow students to select the "best fit" words for them to play with, or pre-sort the words into baggies so the games look the same, but the words are meeting the needs of the students in each group.
*long a/short a fishing sort (students will fish for words and sort them into the vowel sound buckets) includes a recording sheet
*birthday cake long and short a word familes
(students will sort the candles onto the matching word family cake)
*long and short a pancake game (flip the pancakes over and read the word)