Word Sorts for Within Word Patterns -a. -e.

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  1. This includes 25 individual assignments for within word vowel patterns/sounds. These are made in google slides and as easily assigned through google classroom. Check out each resource to see a full list of assignments/sorts included!
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This resources includes word sorts for the long and short sounds/patterns for -a and -e.

This follows the Within Word Patterns for these letters. There are 8 different assignments included that can be assigned to students while in school or through distance learning.

Each assignment is in Google Slides™ format. Students must label the headings for the patterns and then click and drag each word to its correctly labeled box.

-a Sorts:

Long and Short Sounds (2 way sort)

Assignment 1:

Sort 1: ask, date, lap, hat, page, cape, name, jack

Sort 2: fast, plane, gave, pass, gate, flag

Sort 3: race, same, glad, path, slap, safe

Long and Short Sounds (3 way sort)

Assignment 2:

Sort 1: cap, last, lake, wave, rain, wait

Sort 2: plan, sat, late, tape, nail, gain

Sort 3: flat, tax, bake, base, fail, pail

Sort 4: shade, made, plain, sail, flag, slap

Sort 5: maze, sale, tail, mail, ask, path

Long Vowel Sounds (3 way sort)

Assignment 3:

Sort 1: same, whale, mail, pain, day, say

Sort 2: flake. train, play, grape, paid, may

Sort 3: stage, brain, pay, grade, snail, stay

Sort 4: chase, chain, clay, shave, tail, bay

Sort 5: tale, waist, day, waste, train, pay

Less Common -a Patterns

Sort 1 : hay, prey, eight, break, tray, they, weigh, great

Sort 2: stray, obey, vein, steak, pray, hey

Sort 3: sway, play, freight, sleigh, neigh

-e Sorts

Long and Short Sounds (3 way sort)

Assignment 1:

Sort 1: well, step, week, peel, she, he

Sort 2: west, man, weed, peek, we

Sort 3: bed, help, speed, keep, me

Sort 4: belt, well, pee, peel, he

Long and Short Sounds (3 way sort)

Assignment 2:

Sort 1: best, left, green, wheel, mean, team

Sort 2: neck, sheet, deal, bell, need, reach

Sort 3: bled, bleed, beach, yet, teeth, steam

Sort 4: well, creep, clean, west, speed, bean

Long and Short Sounds (3 way sort)

Assignment 3:

Sort 1: mess, head, neat, rest, dead, meal, vest

Sort 2: bell, deaf, speak, kept, breath, meat, bread

Sort 3: nest, death, treat, shell, dread, sneak, heat

Less Common -e

Sort 1: greed, chief, these, speech, field, scene, fleet, shriek

Sort 2: speech, field, scene, greet, brief, theme, geese, piece

Sort 3: creek, grief, eve, cheese, thief, niece

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