This is a 10 activity printable word work set. This is ideal for independent word work stations or centers, small group work or finish early activities. It focuses on long a (a_e spelling pattern), and assumes that students have knowledge of the 26 letter sounds and blends. It would be a great addition to Daily 5, to supplement your ELA curriculum, or to review the a_e spelling pattern.
The 10 included activities are:
1.Magic a_e Sort: Students will sort pictures based on the long a sound or not.
2.Sound Graph: Students will look at the pictures in the box below. Identify theif the picture has the long a_e sound and then color one box on the correct graph.
3.Read and Draw: Read the word in the box. Draw a picture to match the word.
4.Search the Sentences: Read the sentence. Highlight or circle the words in the sentence with the magic e a_e sound.
5.Highlight the Words: Highlight the magic e a_e words, write the highlighted words in the frames.
6. Real or Silly Words: Cut out the tiles at the bottom of the page. Use the tiles to make a_e words. Record if the word is real or silly.
7. Read and Color: Read the word, if it has the magic a_e sound color the box red
8.Magic a_e Sound Puzzles: Print on card stock and laminate for durability. Cut the puzzles apart and bag for students to put together. Students will put the puzzles together and record and draw the a_e words they found.
9. Magic a_e Write the Room: Laminate and hang the cards around the room. Walk around the room and look at the number on the card. Find the number on the recording sheet and write the word to match the picture on the card.
10.Magic a_e Maze: Read the words below in each box. Color the words with the a_e spelling pattern. They will make a path to the end of the maze.
11. Which Pictures?: Color all of the pictures with magic e a_e orange. Color all the NON magic a_e pictures purple.
12.Roll, Read and Write: Roll the dice, read the word and write the word.