Common Word Families

Word families are a great way to introduce your child to reading and writing. Rhyming words make it easier to spell certain words, too! Many popular words are part of common word families, so get started on these vocabulary worksheets and boost your child's reading skills.

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Amazing Maze: -um Word Family

Help your child recognize rhymes in the "um" word family with this fun maze activity. Boost your kindergartener's reading skills with word family worksheets!
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Lake Trip: -ake Word Family

Give this reading worksheet to your 2nd grader to help him practice his vocabulary with the "ake" word family.
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What Word is it? -op Word Family

Brush up on words that rhyme with "op" with this word family worksheet. 1st grade vocabulary and fine motor skills become easier with fun writing worksheets!
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Which 'ip' Words Rhyme?

Help your kindergartener with essential vocabulary and rhyming skills with this "ip" word family worksheet.
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Making Words with -am

Make learning word families easy for your child with this cut and paste -am word worksheet. Practice rhyming with your 1st grader for extra vocabulary practice.
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Molly and Maggie: -ag Words

Take a look at this fun story to give your 1st grader word family practice. Identifying rhymes will come easy after reading this vocabulary-filled passage!
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Match the Words: -ab Family

Make learning fun for your kindergartener with this "ab" word family worksheet. Have her color in the pictures to learn vocabulary!
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Trace the Word Family: -in Words

Give your kindergartener some rhyming and vocabulary practice with this word family worksheet.
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-ack Words: What's the Word?

This 1st grade word family worksheet helps your child practice writing and spelling words in the "ack" family. Work on rhyming and vocabulary at the same time.
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-uck Word Family Practice

The sentences in this word family worksheet all end in "uck!" Help your 1st grader become a better reader by identifying rhymes in vocabulary.
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