This packet includes a sorting mat with 2 sorting columns and 3 sorting rows per short vowel. To assemble this packet, choose 2 of the given 19 long vowel for students to sort. Place the 2 long vowel sorting headers into a plastic baggie along with 3 picture/word cards of each long vowel students will be sorting into the baggie (there will be 6 picture/word cards in total in the baggie). Have students grab a baggie and a sorting mat and begin to sort the cards according to their beginning long vowel. The picture/word cards are presented in both color and black-and-white. This packet also includes 1 planning sheet for the various long vowel, and a student checklist to ensure students have completed all sorts.
The following long vowels are included:
Long A: a_e, ai, ay
Long E: ea, ee, ey, ie, y
Long I: i_e, ie, igh, y
Long O: o_e, oa, ow
Long U: ew, u_e, ue, ui
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