Blend Buddy Crew uses visual clues to help new readers understand consonant blends and anchor that understanding to memorable cartoon characters. Build words with the Blend Buddy Crew and my FREE Word Buddy Crew Alphabet Tags
The character, or Blend Buddy, is a visual representation of the blend. Hints are wrapped into each character’s name, appearance, and identity. The blend being taught is on a sign that each Blend Buddy holds. If the student is able to identify and name the blends, then they have learned the concept without realizing it.
Three Letter Blend Buddy Character tags include:
SCR - Screwy Screw
SPL - Splatter Splat
SPR - Spring Sprout
STR - Stretching Strawberry
Keep students engaged and wanting to learn more as they collect all of the Blend Buddies!
Perfect for teaching and reviewing one on one, in small groups, or with the whole class. Blend Buddy tags are the ideal size for little hands to use in learning stations to build words, review, practice, and play word games. The tags are designed to go on a metal binder ring for easy storage and reference.
Be sure to also get the Three Letter Blend Buddy posters to go with the tags and hang in your classroom to anchor the learning! Blend Buddy Crew works in tandem with Vowel Buddy Crew, Word Buddy Crew, and Alphabet tags.
3-13/16” x 5-1/16”
4 per page
trim marks for easy cutting
hole punch mark in upper left corner for consistency
print on 110 lb. cardstock
laminate tags before cutting for durability
store and use on a 1” or larger metal binder ring
use with Alphabet tags
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