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Long Vowel Sounds | Cootie Catchers & Fortune Tellers for Long Vowels

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1st - 4th
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66 pages
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Description

Help your students master long vowel sounds while having fun reading and spelling words with long vowels with these Cootie Catchers & Fortune Tellers for Long Vowels. Combining fun and games with practice and learning is a win-win situation. That’s why I love to use literacy cootie catchers, sometimes called chatterboxes or fortune tellers, in my classroom. These folded papers are a favorite with kids—and a great way to practice a number of skills, including blending and segmenting sounds. 

See the long vowel cootie catchers in action by watching the video preview above! 

This set of long vowel sound fortune tellers includes 26 different games covering words with 37 different long vowel spelling patterns. Your students will LOVE working on their phonics skills with these fun long vowel activities.

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Cootie Catchers & Fortune Tellers for Long Vowel Sounds includes:

  • Cootie Catchers for 8 sets of words and sounds (includes black & white and color options)
  • Total of 26 Ready to Use Cootie Catchers
  • Word Overview Sheet
  • Instructions for Assembly
  • Instructions for Use 

The sounds highlighted in this pack include:

  • Set 1: Sound /ae/, Spellings: ay, ea, a-e, ai, a, eigh, ei
  • Set 2: Sound /ee/, Spellings: e, ea, y, ee, ey, ie
  • Set 3: Sound /oe/, Spellings: o, oa, ow, o-e, oe
  • Set 4: Sound /er/, Spellings: er, ir, or, ur, ear
  • Set 5: Sound /e/, Spellings: e, ea
  • Set 6: Sound /ow/, Spellings: ou, ow
  • Set 7: Sound /oo/, Spellings: oo, ew, ue, u-e, ui
  • Set 8: Sound /ie/, Spellings: i, ie, y, i-e, igh

Use Long Vowel Cootie Catchers for:

  • Independent practice in class - Follow the same steps shown in the video above, but the student makes their own choices, works the cootie catcher, and writes down their results.
  • Small group work - Students can work around the group, with one student working the cootie catcher and others taking turns making choices and recording words. Students can pass the cootie catcher around and continue taking turns.
  • Literacy station or Literacy Center - Once students know how to use cootie catchers, you can use them at a literacy station as individual or partner work. Students often think of cootie catchers as games not work, so they can make a good “choice” activity.
  • Home practice and consolidation - Give students a cootie catcher and a worksheet set up with spaces to record their answers for home practice and consolidation of skills.

What Teachers Have Said:

  • “LOVE LOVE LOVE these! What kids don't love a cootie! My kids are wanting to play with their words all the time!”
  • “These have made learning and reviewing sounds fun for the students.”
  • “Super cute and my students are loving using them. Very creative idea.”
  • “This is an awesome product! The directions are very clear and I think my students will love being able to "play" during phonics. :) Thank you!”
  • “My students love these and they don't even know they are practicing spelling.

Please see the preview images and video above for a detailed view of the long vowel sound cootie catchers.

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Melinda Crean

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Standards

to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
Know spelling-sound correspondences for additional common vowel teams.
Distinguish long and short vowels when reading regularly spelled one-syllable words.
Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
Decode regularly spelled one-syllable words.

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