An active PowerPoint game to practise reading and identifying long and short vowel ‘a’ words.
Your students will love practising reading and identifying long and short vowel ‘a’ words with this active game!
How to Play
- Students can write their answers on the recording sheet provided, in their workbooks or on whiteboards (for a paperless game).
- Display Question 1 using ‘Slide Show’ mode and have the students record their answers. You can choose to complete the questions together or have the students complete them on their own for a fun assessment.
- When you come to a MOVE IT slide, students stand and complete the exercise. Then they sit back down to prepare for the next question. This is a quick and simple game that requires no scorekeeping and gets the students up and moving!
A complete set of instructions and an answer key are included in the download.
This resource was created by Lauren Piper, a Teach Starter Collaborator.
National Curriculum Curriculum alignment
- Apply phonic knowledge and skills as the route to decode words
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