Lesson Plan

So Many Short A Words!

Students will love becoming alphabet experts as they identify words that begin with the short A sound and create their very own A word posters for their classroom walls!
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Learning Objectives

Students will be able to write and recognize words that begin with the short A sound.


(5 minutes)
Short A Words
  • Hold up an object that starts with the letter A.
  • Ask students if they know what the object is called. Then, have them say the word aloud as a group or call on a student to share.
  • Tell the students that the word (e.g., Abacus) starts with the letter A. Today students will be thinking all about the letter A.

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