This pack includes 4 literacy center activities all with a St. Patrick's Day theme so you can celebrate in your classroom while still focusing on important literacy concepts all day or throughout the week. There is a recording sheet and writing extension activity included for each center so that you know what your students are doing while in their centers. All the activities are aligned to the Common Core Standards.
Included in this pack:
4 Literacy Centers
*Vowels or Consonants Sort
*Identify the Blend
*Digraph or No Digraph Sort
*Find the Matching Shamrock: Long Vowel Search (silent e and vowel combinations)
*St. Patrick's Day Reading Badges
Check out my St. Patrick's Day Vowels Literacy Center freebie too!
St. Patrick's Day Vowels Literacy Center: Common Core Aligned
Common Core Alignment:
RF.1.2b Orally produce single-syllable words by blending sounds (phonemes), including consonant blends.
RF.1.3a Know the spelling-sound correspondences for common consonant digraphs (two letters that represent one sound).
RF.1.3c Know final -e and common vowel team conventions for representing long vowel sounds
RF.K.2 Demonstrate understanding of spoken words, syllables, and sounds (phonemes).
RF.K.2c Blend and segment onsets and rimes of single-syllable spoken words.
RF.K.3a Demonstrate basic knowledge of letter-sound correspondences by producing the primary or most frequent sound for each consonant.
R.F.K.3b Associate the long and short sounds with the common spellings (graphemes) for the five major vowels.