A worksheet of phonetics to help beginner readers make the connection between the letters and the sounds they make.
Decoding the vowels are essential to a successful reader.
Add an element of FUN and visual stimulation to the process. A sense of accomplishment will appear as the mystery picture is revealed!
With all boxes the same size, the reader will not know what the image is until they begin to decode the sounds and words.
Long i= kite
short i= win
Long u= use
short u= pup
Give it a try! Your students will thank you for a fun activity, and you are the winner as they learn to read in the process.