Play Flip Over Vowels
In first grade, students are overwhelmed with reading strategies. They're exposed to wave after wave of phonics patterns, and internalizing these patterns can take tons of repeat practice.
Here's an activity to reinforce simple short and long vowel words and help your child get a quick visual representation of the "silent e rule". Simple and fun, this activity is sure to have your child flipping over vowel practice!
What You Need:
- White card stock, cut into a large circle about 7 inches in diameter
- 1-inch wide strip of white card stock, about 5 inches long
- Variety of writing tools: markers, pencils, colored pencils, crayons
- Brass fastener
- Blank index card