What does the short I sound like? Words like "dig" and "pig" contain the short I sound. Can your child identify all of the words in this puzzle that make the short I sound? This worksheet will help your child improve his reading skills as he practices the vowel sound of the short I. To complete this worksheet he must color in the shapes one of two different colors depending on whether the word in that space contains the short I sound. Have him say the words out loud to help reinforce what sound the short I makes. When he has finished your child will have discovered a hidden picture!