A simple game for students to work out the number of syllables in common words.
Print and cut the word/picture cards. Print on thick cardstock for extra durability.
Have students group the words onto the page with the corresponding number of syllables. Each word contains 1 to 5 syllables.
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Common Core Curriculum alignment
- English Language Arts Standards
View English language & arts resources for the Common Core State Standards Curriculum.
Count, pronounce, blend, and segment syllables in spoken words.
Blend and segment onsets and rimes of single-syllable spoken words.
Decode regularly spelled one-syllable words.
Use knowledge that every syllable must have a vowel sound to determine the number of syllables in a printed word.
Decode two-syllable words following basic patterns by breaking the words into syllables.
Decode multisyllable words.
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