Galactic Phonics

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The UK site Galactic Phonics is a treasure trove for anyone teaching reading using the phonics method! The site features sections on letter sounds, CVC words, consonants, vowels and special sounds, and key words (high frequency words). Other sections of …

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Fran’s Freebies: Long Vowel Worksheets

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This simple set of 6 worksheets and their full-size answer keys include the following pages: • Try My Pies: Fill in the missing vowels and add words to blanks • Mole or Vole? Learn the difference between these 2 animals …

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Making Math More Fun

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I am an affiliate of this resource, so this post is a bit different than the others — but when you see what they have to offer, perhaps you’ll understand why I just couldn’t resist spreading the word… (This looks …

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K5 Learning: Free worksheets & more

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  K5 Learning offers a personalized online reading and math program for kids in kindergarten through 5th grade, featuring the following topics (click the pic for an introductory video):   Outside of their paid program, this website also offers quite …

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Fran’s Freebies: Short Vowel Phonics Lotto

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  This printable game packet includes everything you need to print and play the game immediately: 8 different playing boards, each with 9 pictures — spaces to cover to win! 40 playing cards, each with a short vowel word and …

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R-controlled Vowels Worksheets

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  This set of 12 colorful phonics reading worksheets includes: — 8 pages of label and draw (in 2 styles) — Rhyming Twins: make new words and find the rhymes — 2 pages of matching words to pictures — Four …

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Consonant Blends Worksheets

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  This set of 15 full-color worksheets includes: 5 pages of matching words to pictures (L blends [bl,gl], R blends [dr,tr], S blends [sk,sp], End blends [-ft,-mp], Blends on both ends) 3 pages of write the word under the picture …

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Fran’s Freebies: Home Sweet Home phonics game

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   This unique phonics reading game covers 120 long vowel and consonant words such as: — bike, ear, hair, home — paint, taste, coast, faint — brain, clue, flute, glaze — prize, sleep, sneak, twice Each player or team gets …

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Cool Cats: two sounds of oo

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   Practice the two sounds of oo in this fun lotto-style game that has 2 levels of difficulty.   Each player or team needs a copy of the playing board showing 4 cool cat spaces and 4 rookie cat spaces, …

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Stork Stories -or- word play

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  Practice the sound of -or- with this finish-the-sentence fun phonics game! Print the page of 8 different silly storks back-to-back with the page of 32 -or- word cards. Print and cut out the sentence strips which each have one …

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Swatting Wasps phonics game

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  This unique game includes 60 hexagon-shaped wasp cards that provide a fun new way to practice the special wa- sound (wasp, water, swan, etc). Each player gets a wasp nest playing board with 8 blank hexagon spaces waiting to …

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Mouse in the House phonics game

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  Practice reading -ou- and -ow- words with this unique mini game! Includes 10 playing boards, 45 reading cards, and 48 markers. Give each player a vertical playing board (one house) and a pile of markers (mice). On each turn, …

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Phonics Lotto: Consonant Digraphs

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  This printable packet contains everything you need to print and play the game immediately: 8 different playing boards, each with 9 spaces (pictures) to cover to win! 40 playing cards, each with a consonant digraph word and a mini …

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Phonics Lotto: Consonant Blends

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  This printable game packet contains everything you need to print and play the game immediately! 8 different playing boards, each with 9 spaces (pictures) to cover to win! 40 playing cards, each with a consonant blend word and a …

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Phonics Lotto: Long Vowels

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  This printable game packet contains everything you need to print and play the game immediately: 8 different playing boards, each with 9 spaces (pictures) to cover to win 40 long vowel word cards, with mini versions of the pictures …

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Fran’s Freebies: Cats & Kittens

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  Available for free on this site only:  Cats & Kittens activity set and spelling games   Sometimes it can be difficult to remember if a word starts with a C or a K. But there is a little spelling …

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