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Spelling and Phonics Practice

 

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Spelling Activities - Listen to Mrs. Jeney and spell these words!

CVC Words with Short Vowels -

CVCe -These words will have a long vowel sound or a vowel saying its name!

Have your child click on the link below to review vowels and do the vowel drill with me!
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Then, visit PBS Learning Media for a Can't Make a Word Without A Vowel Video!

https://www.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/arct14.ela.early.wordvowel/cant-make-a-word-without-a-vowel/

 

 

Phonics Activities:

  • How many words can you make with ight?
  • How many words can you make with in?
  • How many words can you make with the all chunk?
  • Make a list of 5 CVC words and a list of 5 CVCe 
  • How many words can you write where ay says a?
  • Use Scrabble letters to make words.

  

 

As you read today, do a "hunt' for certain patterns.

Read a story on Raz or Tumblebooks!  Or read a book!

 https://www.tumblebooklibrary.com/Default.aspx?ReturnUrl=%2f

                           Tumblebooks: Our username is campbell732       Our password is books

 

  • As you read today, find words with (long) vowel teams: ai, ay, oa, ow, ea, ee or igh!
  • As you read a story today, make a list of short vowel words that you see in the book.
  • How many words can you write where ow says o (long o)?

 

 

Comprehension

 

As you read today, think about character.  Use the resource below to review:

http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/lesson_images/lesson175/RWT186-1.pdf

 

Read a story today and write the story elements -Character, Setting, Problem, Soluton

 

https://www.tumblebooklibrary.com/Default.aspx?ReturnUrl=%2f

  • Our username is campbell732       Our password is books
  • Write a paragraph about the main character.  In your topic sentence, you can tell a trait about your character.  In the detail sentences, tell about what the character said and how the character acted.  Explain your character's problem and how he/she resolved it.  In your closing sentence, wrap up with a description of your character.  (Wrap up with As you can see or To conclude)

 

Review the Main Idea

https://study.com/academy/lesson/main-idea-lesson-for-kids.html

 

Play a Theme Game!

https://www.roomrecess.com/mobile/KidHeroesTheme/play.html

 

Listen to a story online or read a real book and complete a story map.

 

General Comprehension Questions 

https://mrparratore.weebly.com/uploads/1/1/0/0/110095453/the_winter_room_reading_packet_website.pdf

  

Other Online Reading Links for All Grades:

 

Reading Rockets- a wonderful guide for all things reading http://www.readingrockets.org/audience/parents

 

Scholastic Book Wizard - allows you to search for the level of books and find books at a specific level

 

http://www.scholastic.com/bookwizard/

 

IXL Language Arts

 

All things reading!

http://www.readworks.org/

 

Education World's Reading Games

http://www.educationworld.com/a_tech/archives/readingmachine.shtml

 

This comprehensive website offers math and reading activities by

grade level. 

ABCya

 

Spelling City Input spelling words to create games

 

 

 

Phonics Games

 

Rhyming

 

Match the Rhymes

 

Rhyme Time Game

 

Short Vowels (CVC)

 

School Bus Spelling Game

 

Segmenting Sounds Spelling Game

 

Tricky Lower Case Letters Ski Race

 

Blending Sounds Photo Shoot

 

Word Chain create short vowel words

 

CVC Word Making Machine

 

Long Vowels

 

Vowel Pairs Cat Food

 

Ending Sounds Hopper

 

Long Vowel Game

 

Coconut Vowels 

 

Long and Short Vowel Sort

 

Color Long and Short Vowels

 

Letter Sounds

 

Read, Write, Think Letter Sound Games

 

Letter Sound Bingo

 

Consonant Blends

 

Animated Phonemics Chart -hear the letter sounds

 

 

 

Sight Word Games

 

ABCya Dolch Sight Words 

 

Printable Dolch Games

 

Printable Sight Word Bingo Boards

 

Sight Word Sentences

 

 

Stories

 

http://www.starfall.com/  has online phonics themed stories and online letter cards

 

PBS Kids Folktales and Fables

 

http://www.mystorybook.com - create story books online

 

Storynory free audio stories

 

Tumblebooks - We have a school account.  Email me for the login info

 

 

Comprehension

Turtle Reading Comprehension

 

 

Apps

 

Readability - this webpage and mobile app cleans up visually distracting features of a webpage

 

Wheel of Apps for Learners with Dyslexia

 

 

ELL Resources

English Language Teaching Resources

Free English Printables

English Club