CVC word lists help to quickly and effectively introduce students to simple, manageable chunks of text. They allow students to practice blending sounds and word construction, developing both reading and phonetic skills
The optimal way of teaching young learners CVC words is to firstly ensure that they are aware of the individual phonetic sounds. Following this using varied activities and approaches will have the best results
The phonics worksheets we have linked below will follow this format. We include the following phonics worksheets
Single Sounds and Onset and Rime Worksheets
Long and Short Vowels Worksheets
Blends and Digraphs Worksheets
We have put these into collections which are also highlighted on the page where needed as well. The individual worksheets are free
Reading comprehension is a skill only obtained by practice. Here we have 100’s of FREE reading comprehension worksheets for you to download and use in you home or classroom. From Preschool and Kindergarten up to grade 1 to 6.
Here you will find 1000’s of free CVC worksheets, games and activities for teaching CVC words and sound blending. Teaching CVC skills and segmenting words is an important phonetic skill accords the year groups from kindergarten, second language students and ESL students all the way to first grade and primary students
8 free and playable online CVC and Short vowel games for ESL, Kindergarten and primary students. All are playable online and some are free apps as well.
TRUGS, or ”Teaching Reading Using Games” is a Synthetic phonics system I stumbled on a few years ago at a Education Expo in Hong Kong. I attend these things with a ”look what you could have won” mindset as they are usually showing off equipment or resources that my school at the time couldn’t, wouldn’t and probably shouldn’t invest in. Things like holographic projects, VR suites for whole classes, 8k interactive white boards, that supply coffee, that type of thing