Reader / book for practicing the short i vowel for struggling and/or beginning readers.
The majority of the words in this story book are short i vowel words.
This allows the struggling and/or beginning reader to build specific skills without needing to rely on sight word knowledge and multiple vowel patterns at the same time.
This gives the reader similar patterns and decodable text in one story which allows for reading where learning takes place and frustration is low, thus increasing reading confidence and success.
This book includes a list of nonsense and real words with the short i vowel for reading practice.
Have students re-read the real and nonsense words before reading the book in order to increase reading fluency and reading skills.