This files contains 26 audio mini-stories to introduce Short A, Short I and Short E word families.
The star of the Short A stories is AAA Acrobat who loves to flip through the air saying, "aaa". He has several small adventures as he introduces the word families: ab, ad, ag, am, an, ap, at, ax
The star of the Short E stories is EEE Elf who loves to run but falls down a lot which makes him say, "eee". He also has adventures as he introduces the word families: ed, eg, em, en, es, et, ex.
The star of the Short I stories is III It, a detective who loves to discover new things and say, "that's it" which is how she got her name, "Iii It". She goes around town and finds a bunch of interesting things as she introduces the word families: ib, id, ig, im, in, ip, it, ix
The stories can be played on a computer or a tablet, but must be played in Adobe Reader. The audio will not work in Preview, but can be played on a Mac if the file is opened in Adobe Reader. To play the audio on an I-pad it is necessary to download the app ezPDF Reader.
The stories can also be printed and posted for reference or put together in a class book.
Part 2 of the Audio stories
covers Short O Word Families, Short U Word Families and Double Letter (ll, ss, ff, ck, qu) Short Vowel words.
Also available is Short Vowels Word Families Mega Bundle
, which contains these stories, but without the audio, and many other Short Vowel activities.