A set of 20 word family activity sheets for students to complete.
Use this teaching resource when studying word families in your classroom.
Word families are groups of words that share a common pattern or group of letters. For example, the words cat, hat, mat, sat, and rat are all part of the -at family because they all share the letters ‘at’. When learning to read, patterns are important and make it easier when sounding out words.
Slip the cards in a dry erase pocket and have students complete them with a dry-erase marker, then wipe clean. These activity sheets work great when working with your guided reading groups or as a reading center activity.
Common Core Curriculum alignment
Orally produce single-syllable words by blending sounds (phonemes), including consonant blends.
Blend and segment onsets and rimes of single-syllable spoken words.
Isolate and pronounce the initial, medial vowel, and final sounds (phonemes) in three-phoneme (consonant-vowel-consonant, or CVC) words.1 (This does not include CVCs ending with /l/, /r/, or /x/.)
Add or substitute individual sounds (phonemes) in simple, one-syllable words to make new words.
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