Are your students able to apply decoding rules to short words, but falter when they reach bigger words?
This green owl-themed game, perfect for spring with April Showers and May Flowers cards, gives kids practice chunking multisyllabic words in a fun way! Each card has a multisyllabic word with slight spaces between syllables or other small word parts to help students build confidence and skills decoding longer words. This pack features specific prefixes con-, dis-, anti-, mis-, and micro-.
Students take turns drawing cards. If they read the card correctly, they get to keep it! They have to watch out, though-- they may find a n April Showers! card that makes them give some cards back, or a May Flowers! card that gives them extra cards from the pile! The surprise of the April Showers and May Flowers cards add some suspense to the game and the students LOVE playing it in a center!
This version includes 8 cards featuring each prefix listed above, as well as "April Showers!" and "May Flowers!" cards to spice up the game!
If you enjoy this product, please be sure to check out other multisyllabic word games to practice decoding words with prefixes and suffixes:
Feeling Lucky?- Decoding Multisyllabic Words with Prefixes
Sweet or Sour?- Decoding Multisyllabic Words with Suffixes
Hot Chocolate Party- Decoding Multisyllabic Words with Prefixes
Naughty or Nice? Decoding Multisyllabic Words with Suffixes
Trick or Treat! Decoding Multisyllabic Words with Suffixes