Duck Blends is a card game with 45 word cards with consonant blends (some at the beginning only, some at beginning & end). There are 15 cards with other instructions. All words contain short vowel sounds. Some words with consonant digraphs 'sh' & 'ck' are included.The game is easily taught and has simple rules. It contains 7 pages and includes game instructions.
This activity is a card game to reinforce learners' phonological awareness, particularly by blending two consonants, a short vowel and a final consonant. Repeated opportunities to play with words, in engaging activities, allows learners to become familiar with the look and sound of each word, therefore strengthening both spelling and reading skills.
Literacy games from The Classroom Kit are great for independent group work, as they are easily differentiated to each group's learning needs. They are easily used in literacy centres as reinforcing activities, as they are fast paced and engaging for learners.
More games like this are available from The Classroom Kit.
This game is included in a bundle of games on TPT: Word Contractions Games Bundle.