Challenge your students to read silent e words with this PPT. After a brief introduction that prepares student for a challenge, students read a short vowel word and then the silent e version of that same word. Students have two seconds to say the word on the screen before it changes to another word. Students read a total of twenty-six words and then must work with a classmate to say the silent e version of four additional short-vowel words. Simple, fun, and challenging!