Phonological & Phonemic Awareness Warm-Up Activities

The Literacy Garden
Grade Levels
K - 2nd
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Phonological and Phonemic awareness activities that are quick and engaging! Choose among the 200+ warm-up exercises to start off your literacy block.

All these activities allow you to incorporate Science of Reading recommendations into your guided reading, small group instructions, or morning meetings.

This resource is appropriate for Kindergarten, first grade, second, and even struggling third graders.

Each teacher-led activity has explicit instructions.

They are quick, efficient, and effective!

Phonemic Areas Addressed:

· Syllables — Blending & Segmenting

· Blending Onset-Rime

· Phoneme Blending

· Deleting Phonemes

· Segmenting Phonemes

· Rhyming

· Compound Words — blending and segmenting

Included are:

· 208 Oral Activities

Implementation Ideas:

· Whole Group Warm Up

· Small Group Instruction

· Morning Meeting

· Volunteers 1-1

· Student Teachers

Check out the preview to see sample activity cards.

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Please remember that these activities are for just you and your students.

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Demonstrate understanding of spoken words, syllables, and sounds (phonemes).
Recognize and produce rhyming words.
Count, pronounce, blend, and segment syllables in spoken words.
Blend and segment onsets and rimes of single-syllable spoken words.
Add or substitute individual sounds (phonemes) in simple, one-syllable words to make new words.


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