This product uses vocabulary words found in The Polar Express. There are 18 cards that are self checking with QR codes. The QR codes are optional. This can be used in a literacy center or even as an assessment in small groups or with an individual. A worksheet is provided for students to write their answers or they can do it in a spiral or regular paper. Students will practice identifying if a word has 1, 2, or 3 syllables. There is one word that has 4 syllables. Just print, laminate and it's ready to go. Students will enjoy that it is interactive. Your more capable first graders who are strong readers should be able to do this. It is geared more for second grade or third.