6 Syllable Types Anchor Charts, Syllable Sorts, Worksheets, and Activities

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    Do your students need to practice identifying and using the 6 syllable types? Are you looking to grow your bank of syllable sorts and other syllable activities? This bundle includes everything you need to provide your students with hands-on, engaging practice with the six syllable types. You will find a wide variety of activities, including syllable sorts, word-building activities, clip-it cards, anchor charts, low-prep printable activities, and MORE!

    6 Syllable Types

    ♦Open Syllables

    ♦Closed Syllables

    ♦Silent e (magic e)

    ♦Vowel Teams (long vowels and diphthongs)

    ♦R-Controlled Vowels

    ♦Consonant -le

    Understanding the six syllable types can help your students grow by improving their decoding and encoding skills. These activities go in-depth with each syllable type. They include explicit instruction to give your students meaningful practice. In addition, there are activities to practice all six syllable types.

    Why you will love these activities

    ❤ They Include explicit practice with all 6 syllable types.

    ❤ Activities like syllable sorts (and others) involve hands-on practice to keep students engaged.

    ❤ There are opportunities to apply the 6 syllable types to form two-syllable words.

    ❤ References are included.

    ❤ Versatility: Suggestions are included for literacy centers, partner activities, small group work, and whole class activities.

    After your students complete these activities, they should have a solid understanding of the 6 syllable types. In addition, you and your students will have references to use along the way for reinforcement as your students move toward independence. You will love knowing your students are gaining valuable skills that will help them grow as readers and spellers.

    What's included?

    36 Task Cards

    • Print-Friendly Version
    • Google Slides
    • Google Form

    Open and Closed Syllables

    • 24 syllable cards to sort
    • 24 two-syllable words to sort by the first syllable
    • Word Building Activity

    Open, Closed, and Silent e Syllables

    • 30 syllable cards to sort
    • 24 two-syllable words to sort by the first syllable
    • Word Building Activity

    Long Vowel Teams

    • 24 syllable cards to sort
    • 36 "Clip-it" cards
    • Word Building Activity

    Diphthong Vowel Teams

    • Four sorts: oi/oy, au/aw, ew/oo, and ow/ou
    • 36 "Clip-it" cards
    • Word Building Activity

    R-Controlled Vowels

    • 30 syllable cards to sort
    • 30 "Clip-it" cards
    • Word Building Activity

    Consonant –le

    • 24 syllable cards to sort
    • Card Game
    • Building Words

    Syllable Review

    • Syllable Anchor Carts and Mini-Posters
    • Three Interactive Notebook Activities
    • Two Centers
    • Five Low-Prep Printable Activities

    *Please open the previews to see each product in detail.

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    to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
    Decode regularly spelled one-syllable words.
    Decode two-syllable words following basic patterns by breaking the words into syllables.
    Distinguish long and short vowels when reading regularly spelled one-syllable words.
    Decode regularly spelled two-syllable words with long vowels.
    Decode multisyllable words.


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