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Suggested Tip for Student Organization:
1. One envelope (For the Word Cards which are to be used with most of the attached worksheets)
2. A folder (to keep these worksheets as well as the envelope with the Word Cards)
1. A master list - Short A words used in the activity set
2. Short A Word Cards - to be used for the various activities. It is recommended these are cut and kept in a separate envelope in order for students to have easy access during their work times)
3. Sentence Practice - Students must pick three Short A words and use each in a sentence.
4. Illustrate It - Students must pick four Short A words to illustrate.
5. Multi Sensory - Students must complete three multi sensory activities with these words throughout the week. Suggestions are provided.
6. Partner Practice - Students will listen to a friend read 5 of the Short A words and must circle them. Then, they switch roles.
7. Read and Trace, Copy, Recall – Students will read the Short A word, trace, copy, and recall it
8. Picture to Words – Students must name each Short A picture and spell it. Using the Word Cards as a Word Bank could be helpful.
9. Word Family Sort – This activity should be done last. Students will sort the Short A Word cards into their correct Word Family column.
10. Real or Nonsense Word Sort – Students will cut and sort these Short A words based on whether it is a real word or a nonsense word.