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.
Are your students comfortable navigating words that contain a silent E? Use this one-on-one assessment to gauge your first graders' knowledge of words that have a silent E by having them read these sight words aloud.
Give your second graders some practice with long vowel word families and spelling patterns with this colorful activity! Students will identify long O words based on picture clues, then determine the spelling pattern of each word.
Vowels change the way they sound depending on where they are in a word. Students sometimes need support identifying the sounds vowels can make. These engaging worksheets ask students to think about vowels in open and closed syllables. Children will separate words into their different parts and identify the vowels in open and closed syllables.