This emergent reader consists of predictable text to build confidence and fluency, while decoding CVC words with short a. This book is designed to copy 2 at a time with easy assembly: just cut, layer, and staple! It is available in color or black and white.
This particular book focuses on the following CVC words and sight words:
Short a decodable words: cat, man, Dad, cab, bag, map, bat, jam
Sight words: I, see, a
-flashcards (color or black and white, with or without clip art)
-fluency page (with or without clip art, clip art in color or black and white)
-gameboard with instructions
-printables to fill in missing words (options to complete sentences missing CVC word or sight word, with a differentiated option included)
-printable to write the CVC word in small-tall-tail boxes that name the picture shown
-printable for Read It, Trace It, Write It for all CVC words in the story
-printable for Roll and Read activity
The book and activities could be used during guided reading, independent practice, or in literacy centers.
If you like this product, check out my other Decodable Books and printables for short e, i, o, and u. You can also buy the Decodable Books and Printables Bundle, which will give you all 5 short vowels and save you 35%!
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