Common Core State Standards

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RF.1.2

Demonstrate understanding of spoken words, syllables, and sounds (phonemes).

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    Differentiating Long and Short Vowels - Interactive PowerPoint

    Practice differentiating between long and short vowel sounds with this interactive PowerPoint.

    Teach Starter Publishing 36 pages Grades: K - 2
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    Read, Find, and Color – CVC Words

    Practice decoding CVC words with this set of five "search and find" worksheets.

    Teach Starter Publishing 5 pages Grades: K - 1
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    Match or TRASH! - R Blends Match-Up Game

    Practice decoding and reading 15 initial R blend words with our matching card game.

    Teach Starter Publishing Grades: 1 - 2
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    Match or BLAST! - L Blends Match-Up Game

    Practice decoding and reading 15 initial L blend words with our matching card game.

    Teach Starter Publishing Grades: 1 - 2
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    Match or STRIKE OUT! - S Blends Match-Up Game

    Practice decoding and reading 15 initial S blend words with our matching card game.

    Teach Starter Publishing Grades: 1 - 2
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    Phoneme Segmentation Worksheet

    Use this worksheet to give students practice at segmenting words into phonemes.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Grades: K - 1
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    Which Word? CVC Decoding Worksheets

    A set of 5 worksheets for students to practice segmenting and blending common CVC words.

    Teach Starter Publishing 5 pages Grades: K - 1
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    Bowling Game - Beginning Sounds

    Practice applying letter-sound correspondence with 26 picture cards and letter pins.

    Teach Starter Publishing 13 pages Grades: PK - 1
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    SMASH IT! S Blends Game

    Practice segmenting and spelling S consonant blend words with this game board and blend card set for 10 players.

    Teach Starter Publishing 15 pages Grades: 1 - 2
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    Long and Short Vowel Sounds Board Game

    Practice distinguishing between long and short vowel sounds with this set of 36 picture cards and vowel sound game board.

    Teach Starter Publishing 6 pages Grades: 1 - 2
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    SMASH IT! Vowels Game

    Distinguish between long and short vowel sounds with this set of 5 game boards and vowel letter cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing Grades: 1 - 2
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    SMASH IT! R Blends Game

    Practice segmenting and spelling R consonant blend words with this game board and blend card set for 10 players.

    Teach Starter Publishing 13 pages Grades: 1 - 2
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    SMASH IT! L Blends Game

    Practice segmenting and spelling L-consonant blended words with a set of 8 game boards and word cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing Grades: 1 - 2
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    Vowel Sounds Parking Lot Game

    Learn to differentiate long and short vowel sounds with this set of vowel cards and picture game board.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Grades: 1 - 2
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    SMASH IT! Digraphs Game

    Segment phonemes and identify the digraphs in this set of 18 game boards and letter cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 14 pages Grades: 1 - 2
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    TAP IT! Phoneme Segmentation Mats

    Break down words into either 2, 3, or 4 phonemes with this set of 18 picture cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 10 pages Grades: K - 1
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    Phoneme Segmentation Task Cards

    Segment beginning, middle vowel, and final phonemes with this set of 20 CVC word task cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 8 pages Grades: PK - 1
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    Long and Short Vowel Sounds Dominoes

    Distinguish between long and short vowel sounds with this set of 28 dominoes.

    Teach Starter Publishing 6 pages Grades: K - 1
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    Syllables Dominoes

    Segment and count syllables in words with a set of 28 image and number dominoes.

    Teach Starter Publishing 6 pages Grades: PK - 1
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    Phoneme Deletion Task Cards

    Delete phonemes to form new words with this set of 16 task cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 9 pages Grades: K - 1
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    Phoneme Addition Task Cards

    Create new words by adding phonemes with this set of 16 task cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 9 pages Grades: K - 1
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    Final e BINGO - A_E

    Decode final e words with the long a vowel sound using this set of 20 bingo game boards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 12 pages Grades: K - 2
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    Final e BINGO - I_E

    Decode final e words with the long i vowel sound using this set of 20 bingo game boards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 12 pages Grades: K - 2
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    Final e BINGO - O_E

    Decode final e words with the long o vowel sound using this set of 20 bingo game boards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 12 pages Grades: K - 2
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    Building Sundaes Game - CVC Words

    Segment CVC words with this set of 14 spelling cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 10 pages Grades: K - 1
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    Beginning Sound Bingo

    Practice applying letter-sound correspondence with a set of 20 BINGO game boards and cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 14 pages Grades: PK - 1
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    CVCC Word Work Mat

    Practice segmenting and spelling simple words with this set of 24 CVCC picture task cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Grades: K - 1
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    CCVC Word Work Mat

    Practice decoding and spelling simple words with this set of 24 CCVC picture task cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Grades: K - 1
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    CVC Word Work Mat

    Practice decoding and spelling simple words with this set of 24 CVC picture task cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Grades: K - 1
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    Beginning Sounds Picture Puzzle

    Dive into letter-sound correspondence with this alphabet picture match-up puzzle.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Grades: PK - 1
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    Letter Sounds Parking Lot Game

    Practice applying letter-sound correspondence with this set of upper and lowercase letter cards and matching game boards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 6 pages Grades: PK - 1
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    Secret Message Task Cards - Beginning Sounds

    Apply letter-sound correspondence with this set of 20 task cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 12 pages Grades: K - 1