This file will help your students practice the long a vowel teams of a_e, ai and ay. There are word cards included to use to play your favorite phonics sorting games. You can also use the word cards at a word work center or partner center. Have students read the words and then complete the exit slip included by writing their favorite 6 words with that vowel team pattern.
Also included is a game called Read Your Long A Vowel Words As Fast As You Can! Use this game to engage your students in explicit reading practice focused on the long vowel teams. There are 6 different color coded boards included for each vowel team to encourage increased engagement. There is a also a create your own board and a take home practice board included for each vowel team. Use the included exit slips and reading and writing assessments to monitor progress and collect data.
Check out our Long A Vowel Team Bundle that is filled with reproducible books. It is a great companion to this file.