Reinforce CVC word families in a FUN hands on way! Included are 79 pages of color clip art. At the top of each page is the color picture enclosed in an apple frame. At the bottom of the same page is the matching CVC word. Thus, there are 79 CVC picture cards and 79 CVC word cards. Copy the pages on cardstock, laminate and cut apart the matching word and picture for durability. There is so much flexibility with these cards. Players will turn the chosen cards face down and will need to match the short vowel word with its picture. Use these cards as a Concentration Game while playing with just one or three short vowel word card families. Just choose 1 short a family and 1 short i family to play with. Possibilities are endless. The winner will have found the most matches. Encourage the children to use the word matches they find in oral and written sentences. Use these cards as flashcards. Your EL students will have the visual support to help develop their vocabulary. This set reinforces word attack skills and expands vocabulary for beginning readers.