In this no-prep, save your ink option download, you'll receive various mats to use in a small group setting to help your students practice and master: letter matching, initial sound practice, blending syllables, and vocabulary/comprehension practice.
- 1 Blank Mat - Editable
- 1 Blank Mat - Non editable
- Uppercase A-Z
- Lowercase A -Z
- Scrambled Upper and Lowercase Letters
- Scrambled pictures for sounds A-Z
*Picture Mats have a Color Option
For Fun - Pair with some Spooky "pointers" for students to use while pointing to the correct response. Target $1 has many fun options like, Pumpkin Batons, Witch Fingers, Spider Rings, & Pencil Pointers all for $1!
Possible Ways to Use the Mats:
Place a magnetic letter, letter flashcard, or write/say a letter and ask students find it’s upper/case lower match (vice versa)
Provide a sound and have students find the matching picture or provide students with a word and have them find another picture with the same initial sound
Word Segmenting/Syllables w/ Vocab & Comprehension Practice:
Orally break the word into syllable chunks and have students blend the word & find the picture or Give students clues until students find the match
Ex: 2 Syllable Word, a food, & sometimes has sprinkles - ”What is it?” A DONUT
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You can now grab the Reindeer Smash Mats (including Numbers) by clicking this link!
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