This product is great for literacy centers! It helps early learners and beginning writers determine the difference between the long vowel and short vowel sounds. This product contains a sorting mat for each short vowel and each long vowel. Each vowel has 5 corresponding picture cards.
Simply print on card stock, cut out, and allow students to sort them on the mats!!
The picture cards for each vowel is as follows:
Long A – acorn, cake, crayon, grapes, snail
Long E – bee, cheese, tree, sheep, monkey
Long I – kite, lime, lion, mice, pie
Long O – bone, coat, ghost, goat, robot
Long U – fruit, glue, tulip, unicorn, unicycle
Short A – crab, flag, cat, star, car
Short E – sled, bed, pen, net, hen
Short I – chick, pig, dig, crib, pit
Short O – clock, frog, dog, mop, log
Short U – drum, plum, sun, gum, car
Common Core Standards covered in this product:
Associate long and short vowels with common spellings for the five major vowels
For more great soring mats, click the links below!
Math Sorting Mats 1 - 10
Addition Sorting Mats Up to 10
Alphabet Sorting Mats
Blends Sorting Mats
Color Sorting Mats
Digraph Sorting Mats
Food Group Sorting Mats
Long and Short Vowel Sorting Mats
Math Sorting Mats 1 - 10 in Spanish
Math Sorting Mats 11 - 20 in Spanish
Math Sorting Mats 11 - 20
Money Counting Sorting Mats
Shape Sorting Mats
Word Family Sorting Mats
All of these sorting mats can be purchased as a bundle!!
Math and Literacy Sorting Mats Bundle