CVC Word Short Vowel Decodable Readers Reading Fluency Passages for Kindergarten

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My students enjoyed using these passages to help them with decoding CVC words. I really liked how it included a large variety of short vowel word families. Thank you for creating this resource!
This is a great resource! I used these in my small groups and they were wonderful! Planning on using these for a long time. Thank you!
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These print and go reading fluency passages are a great way to help your students practice reading short vowel CVC words! These kindergarten reading passages help your students build their reading confidence while helping them develop strong foundational skills. The perfect reading passages to supplement any reading curriculum.


Grab the Reading Fluency Bundle for practice reading short vowel words, blends & digraphs, and long vowel words.

This NO PREP, PRINT & GO reading fluency pack has everything you need to easily assess student’s learning, while also providing CVC reading practice for your emergent readers. You can use these reading passages during whole group instruction, small group lessons, guided reading, intervention, or independent practice.

What's Included:

  • Directions for use
  • 38 Reading Fluency Passages focusing on Short Vowel Word Families
  • 5 Short Vowel Assessments
  • Images For Easy Upload to Seesaw & Video Tutorial
  • Alternate UK Spelling of favourite/colour

With Each Word Family Fluency Passage Students Will:

  • Touch and read words in isolation
  • Identify words in the passage
  • Read the passage
  • Rewrite their favorite sentence from the passage
  • Illustrate their favorite sentence from the passage
  • Reread the passage a total of 3 times

Each Short Vowel Assessment Includes:

  • A passage with a mix of the word families for each short vowel
  • An annotation page for the teacher
  • Comprehension questions

Word Families Included:

Short a

  • at family
  • an family
  • am family
  • ad family
  • ag family
  • ap family
  • ack family
  • amp family
  • ank family
  • ash family

Short e

  • ed family
  • en family
  • et family
  • est familly
  • ent family
  • ell family
  • end family
  • ess family

Short i

  • ig family
  • in family
  • ip family
  • it family
  • id family
  • ick family

Short o

  • og family
  • op family
  • ot family
  • ox family
  • ob family
  • ock family

Short u

  • ug family
  • un family
  • ut family
  • ub family
  • um family
  • ump family
  • uck family
  • unk family

Why teachers love these!

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “These reading passages are perfect to throw in with my independent reading centers. Students who are strong readers benefit from the comprehension, while my struggling readers benefit from the word matching and identification. Great for differentiation!" -Paige D.

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “I have begun using this every day with my students.  It is great practice and shows me who really still needs help with their CVC blending.” -Michiko G.

 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “This was perfect for me to send home as homework with my students. It was an easy way to keep them reading and so many options!  This is one of my favorite purchases!” -Alyson S.

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