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Short Vowel Phonics Unit, Word Work and Literacy Center Activities

Grade Levels
PreK - 2nd, Homeschool
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122 pages
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This unit is perfect for teaching and/or reviewing short vowels.

Included are:
- directions for using the program and resources
- a teacher's guide with step-by-step directions for introducing the sounds in an engaging way
- anchor charts in three sizes (for teaching, posting on a focus wall, and flash cards/mini-books for small group review)
- clipboard companion printables (for student use during instruction)
- rule poems/reminder posters
- 2 printables for word work with each short vowel
- 1 tiny word search
- sorting cards with pictures and words
- 80 sound boxes
- fluency phrases for each short vowel
- one breath boxes for each short vowel
- a phonics reference sheet for young readers
- assessment and checklist
- tips for differentiating instruction and support for three levels of student performance
- challenge words for each short vowel
- additional activities for extension

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This unit is the first in the Chunky Monkey First Grade Phonics Program. It would also be a valuable resource to use with PreK, Kindergarten, or 2nd grade students who need a review.

It aligns beautifully with my new Chunky Monkey Short Vowel Spelling, too!

Check out these other Chunky Monkey Phonics units:

Chunky Monkey Digraphs Unit

Chunky Monkey Blends Unit

Chunky Monkey Long Vowels with Super E

Chunky Monkey Long Vowel Pairs

Chunky Monkey Bossy R Unit

Chunky Monkey Word Endings Unit

Chunky Monkey Soft C & G Unit

Chunky Monkey Diphthongs & Special Vowel Sounds Unit

Chunky Monkey Oddball Sounds Unit

Chunky Monkey Contractions

Chunky Monkey Compound Words

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Total Pages
122 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 month
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
Demonstrate understanding of spoken words, syllables, and sounds (phonemes).


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