This packet is designed for students who struggle with auditory discrimination and need practice identifying short vowel sounds.
There are 3 activities to adjust the level of difficulty. The first activity requires students to listen for a single short vowel sound, the second activity requires students to listen for all short vowel sounds, and the third activity requires students to listen for all short vowel sounds and respond in writing. The download includes:
“Snaps” activity – includes 5 different word lists; students listen for one short vowel sound and respond using snap cubes
“Feed the Animals” activity – includes 6 word lists, student mats in color and black and white, worksheet to tally answers, answer key;
students listen for all short vowel sounds and respond using tokens
“Secret Message” activity – includes 10 different message worksheets with directions and answer keys; students listen for all short vowel sounds and respond with writing (students need to be able to also identify consonant sounds in this activity)