Long vowel sounds 1. Children will enjoy circling the words with long vowel sounds and crossing out the words that don t in this fun word matching worksheet.
Students will sort the words from the word box into groups of rhyming words.
Long a sound worksheets for grade 1. First graders are asked to write the correct vowel underneath the pictures in order to complete each word and then identify long and short vowel sounds by coloring in the circles. Words include gave game wake pail bake make rail name take and sail. Pick out the 1st grade sight words from the made up words.
You ll see that this a sounds like the name of the letter a itself which is why it s called a long a. With word searches vowel charts and even vowel bingo to choose from our long short a worksheets have something for everyone. This free printable worksheet is a great way for students to build vocabulary and phonics skills.
Short or long vowel worksheet. Long a sound worksheet 1. The only rule that generally holds true is that when a vowel is followed by a consonant and a silent e it always produces a long vowel sound.
1st grade letter sounds printable worksheets. When the vowel a and e are separated in that pattern with a consonant in between them this produces a long a vowel. That s the heart of the matter.
Long a and short a mixed this phonics unit involves both short a and long a words. Here is a general guide of when a word will contain a long a sound. Try pronouncing each word focusing on its a sound.
Kids say the word for each picture then circle the pictures that have the long a sound. These worksheets require students to differentiate between the long a and short a vowel sounds. In the files below you ll find word sorts reading practice activities and phonics card games.
From grapes to snakes this worksheet is all about the long a sound. It presents kids with a set of pictures some with the long a sound and some without. Try our fun color by short vowel sound sheets or take a phonics practice test.
When it makes a short sound as in zap it s called a short vowel. Our printable long a worksheets teach kids in grade 1 and grade 2 about the long a sound in words like cake angel and rain. Pay a glowing tribute to the world of vowels with our printable long and short vowel sounds worksheets for grade 1 and grade 2.
There are coloring worksheets cut and glue worksheets a listening activity and more. Full list of phonics topics. Learning vowel sounds is an important step on the path to reading.
This link will take you to a page with all sorts of worksheets and activities highlighting words with a short a vowel sound. When a vowel says its name like in cake it s called a long vowel. Most activities on this page align with the following common core standards.
The letter a has so many uses and our long short a worksheets explore its versatility in unique and charming printables.