Short Vowels Activities Phonics Friends BUNDLE

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    1. Are you looking for fun, engaging, hands on phonics activities to teach those tricky phonics sounds? If so, then these PHONICS FRIENDS are for you! Phonics Friends include activities, lesson plans, centers, stations, and games for spelling, sorting sounds, building words, blending, fluency, segmenti
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    Are you looking for something to up your short vowels (short a, short e, short i, short o, short u) phonics instruction and keep your students engaged while they learn those tricky phonics sounds? Phonics Friends is a set of lesson plans, activities, and catchy friends to teach the weekly phonics sound. Each day is focused on different skills to engage and excite your students. All lesson plans and activities are aligned to with the TEKS and Common Core Standards.


    New updates include:

    Week at a Glance

    Daily Lesson Plans

    Focus, Objective, and Weekly Words

    Daily Phonological and Phonemic Awareness warm ups

    Direct Teach Lessons

    Guided Practice Lessons that are engaging and hands on

    Independent Practice Activities that are interactive

    Word Cards


    Word Work Stations that correspond to the daily lesson

    Home Connections that are fun for additional practice

    Phonics Units Included:

    Short A (Scaredy Cat A)

    Short E (Whatever E)

    Short I (Icky I)

    Short O (Awe Man O)

    Short U (Rudy U)

    Please also note that the preview images are an example of some of activities included.

    What is Phonics Friends?

    Each week your students meet a new Phonics Friend that help them learn the weekly sound through engaging games, activities, and LOTS of hands on learning!

    Skills included in this Short Vowel Bundle resource:

    Short Vowels a, e, i, o, and u

    Recognize Rhyme

    Syllable Awareness

    Blending Onset/Rime

    Produce Rhyme

    Isolate Beginning Sound

    Sorting Sounds

    Sound Segmenting

    Sentence Dictation

    Word Fluency

    Word Families

    Games and Activities included in this Short Vowel Bundle resource:

    Sorting Sounds

    Segmenting Sounds

    Word Dictation

    Word Families

    Blending Sounds/Word Fluency

    Interactive Sorts


    Interactive Sound Indentification

    Interactive Word Building

    Interactive Sound Blending

    Spell Checks

    Word Work Station Activities included in this Short Vowel Bundle resource:

    Make it Monday (Making Words Puzzles)

    Tell Me Tuesday (Build It Mats)

    Write it Wednesday (Write the Room)

    Thinking Thursday (Word Family Game)

    Fun Friday (Sound Dominos)

    Home Connection Activities included in this Short Vowel Bundle resource:

    Wrapping Up Sounds Bracelets

    Spin and Build

    Trace, Write, and Match

    Smash and Match

    Sound Master Award

    Spelling Words:

    Spelling words for each short vowel can be found in the individual product descriptions linked above.

    Standards Covered:

    TEKS: 1.1A, 1.1D, 1.2A, 1.2C, 1.2D, 1.2E, 1.2F, 1.3A(i), 1.3A(ii), 1.3B, 1.3C(i), 1.3D, 1.3I

    CC: ELA-Literacy.RF.1.1, .1.1.A, .1.2, .1.2.B, .1.2.C, .1.2.D, .1.3, .1.3.B

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    to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
    Demonstrate understanding of the organization and basic features of print.
    Recognize the distinguishing features of a sentence (e.g., first word, capitalization, ending punctuation).
    Demonstrate understanding of spoken words, syllables, and sounds (phonemes).
    Orally produce single-syllable words by blending sounds (phonemes), including consonant blends.
    Isolate and pronounce initial, medial vowel, and final sounds (phonemes) in spoken single-syllable words.


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