As your students have learned, different spellings can sometimes make the same sound, such as the au/aw or ou/ow vowel teams. Assess your students' abilities to distinguish between differently spelled aw/ow sounds with this end-of-year phonics check-in.
Different spellings can sometimes make the same sound, such as the "au" and "aw" vowel teams. Can your second graders differentiate between words with and without the “aw” sound? Find out with this word sorting activity!
When two vowels work together to form one sound, they create a vowel team. Our vowel teams worksheets provide extensive practice with reading and writing words with various vowel teams. These worksheets feature activities such as word finds, sorting, and matching, which keep students engaged in learning to be vowel team players.