Rhyming CVC Words

Rhyming CVC Words

Activity for ages 4 to 7. Beat the summer heat with this fun rhyming activity! It's a perfect way to keep beginning readers engaged and practicing their reading skills. These darling CVC flip flops have picture clues and simple short vowel words so even the...

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Flower Power Diphthong Sort

Flower Power Diphthong Sort

Activity for ages 6 to 8. Are you working on ou/ow diphthongs in phonics? This flower power sort is a fun way to practice reading and focusing on those tricky spelling patterns. It's perfect for use as a small group center or as a whole group read and write the room....

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Tropical Beginning Blends Sort

Tropical Beginning Blends Sort

Activity for ages 5-8. Are your readers working on beginning blends? This colorful sort is the perfect way to practice six common beginning consonant blends. Scroll below to grab your festive freebie and then make sure to hop over and snag our entire Blend Activity...

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Rainbow Digraph Puzzles

Rainbow Digraph Puzzles

Digraph puzzles for ages 5 to 7. My students are always thrilled when rainbows appear in the springtime.  And these rainbow digraph puzzles are an easy way to bring the rainbow fun indoors to our literacy centers. Grab your freebie below and then make sure to grab our...

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Raindrop Beginning Sound Match

Raindrop Beginning Sound Match

Beginning sound match for ages 4 to 6. "Rain, Rain, Go Away..." Are you having some rainy days this spring, too? Even if you aren't, this raindrop beginning sound match is a great alphabet activity to add to your spring literacy centers! Scroll below to grab your...

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Magic E Puzzles

Magic E Puzzles

Activity for ages 6 to 8. Just when kids finally learn how to read CVC (consonant-vowel-consonant) words, it's time to jump into something new: Magic E words! When a silent E is added to the end of a CVC word, the vowel magically changes to a different sound. Kids...

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Diphthong Puzzles

Diphthong Puzzles

Activity for ages 6 to 8. I'm super excited to celebrate Playdough to Plato's 7th birthday with a brand new freebie your kids will love: diphthong puzzles! Use the set as a guided reading activity, literacy center or word work station focusing on those tricky...

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CVCe Word Work

CVCe Word Work

Activity for ages 5 to 7. Are you looking for a helpful tool to teach students about the silent E once and for all? These colorful word work cards are a must-try! Scroll below to grab your freebie and then make sure to jump over and pick up our Magic E Kite Puzzles...

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Rainbow + Unicorn Centers

Rainbow + Unicorn Centers

It's a cold, hard fact: kids HATE being bored. They lose focus, they get off task... That's why it's so important to make learning fun! When practice seems more like PLAY and less like WORK, kids stay engaged. They learn more, they stay focused... Since nothing...

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Icy Word Family Sort

Icy Word Family Sort

Activity for ages 6 to 8.  Are you looking for a fun way to practice silent e words this winter?  This icy word family sort is perfect! You can stay warm and cozy inside while you practice six long vowel word families. Scroll below for your free download and...

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