Vowel Team Word Work Center: Long Vowel Activities for 1st Grade Phonics Centers

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K - 2nd, Homeschool
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These word work cards can be used with the included letter tiles, used with magnetic letters, or laminated and used with dry erase markers. Since some of the words may be new for students, I also included vocabulary cards for introducing the vowel team words and for self-checking! These work well for improving reading, writing, and spelling skills! These fit in nicely in a literacy center.

This resource is also included in my 500+ page Vowel Team Bundle. Click here to link.

Find this resource in my word work bundle here. That bundle covers CVC words, vowel teams, blends, digraphs, ending blends, bossy r, and more!


•144 Word Work Cards

•144 Vocabulary Cards

•Recording Sheet

Graphemes Covered:

•As in long a: ai, ay

•As in long e: ea, ee, ie, ey, y

•As in long i: ie, igh, y

•As in long o: oa, oe, ow

•As in long u: ue, ew, ui

All graphemes have 8-10 cards per a vowel team (except ui only has 4).

I also included the connecting Common Core standards for reference for K-2! Of course, with kindergarten, this is more ideal for your advanced students.


My Sound Charts & Chants Compliments this Product:

Sound Charts and Chants: Alphabet, Blends, Vowel Teams, Digraphs, Bossy R & More

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Vowel Teams No Prep Printables

Vowel Team Anchor Charts


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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Decode regularly spelled two-syllable words with long vowels.
Know spelling-sound correspondences for additional common vowel teams.
Distinguish long and short vowels when reading regularly spelled one-syllable words.
Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
Know final -e and common vowel team conventions for representing long vowel sounds.


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