Use these Common Core aligned word work activities to help students practice identifying, writing, and categorizing short a, e, i, o, and u words.
This is a bundle of short vowel word work packets that are also sold individually in my store. By buying the bundle, you get each packet for 20% off
, and you receive a BONUS pack of 5 free blank bingo templates. See below for links to my individual word work packets.
There are 5 packets total: one for each a, e, i, o, and u vowel:
1. Zack and Mr. Snack Attack!
2. Tess and The Messy Guest!
3. Sid and The Slippy Kid!
4. Rob and The Clumsy Blob!
5. Summer and The Wacky Drummer!
BONUS! 5 blank short vowel bingo templates (one for each vowel – offered only through this bundle pack!)
These activities are aligned to the following CCSS for ELA:
- RF.1.2a: Distinguish long from short vowel sounds in spoken single-syllable words.
- RF.2.3a: Distinguish long and short vowels when reading regularly spelled one-syllable words.
Zipped folder containing 6 PDFs
8.5" x 11" (letter)*
*blank bingo templates are landscape orientation (11” x 8.5”)
EACH VOWEL PACKET INCLUDES:
- 1 short vowel example chart
- 4 small center table top signs (approx. 3.75” x 1.5” folded)
- VOWEL SEARCH:
Short vowel word search puzzle
- SORTING VOWELS:
Short and long vowel sorting worksheet
- AN EYE FOR A VOWEL:
Categorizing vowel letter combinations
- COLOR IT!
Short vowel color-by-vowel coloring sheet
Short and long vowel mini-sort
- Answer key for all 5 activities
Ideas for Use:
- Introduce the characters and the short vowel by using the short vowel example charts (p. 4) and “Introducing...” paragraphs (p. 5) in each packet.
- Use the mini-sort as an anticipatory set or review activity.
- Use the activities in each packet as word work during your ELA block.
- Use some or all of the activities in each packet during literacy centers.
Word work in this series is also sold individually:
Short A: Zack and Mr. Snack Attack!
Short E: Tess and The Messy Guest!
Short I: Sid and The Slippy Kid!
Short O: Rob and The Clumsy Blob!
Short U: Summer and The Wacky Drummer!
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