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45 resources with the concept initial blends

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We’re a Family: Extra Support Lessons (Theme 3)

For Teachers K Standards
Pay special attention to onsets and rimes and initial consonants with this packet of activities designed to provide additional support to youngsters just learning to read and write.
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We’re a Family: English Language Development Lessons (Theme 3)

For Teachers K Standards
Teach your English language learners how to talk about their families with three weeks of lessons. Over the course of the thematic unit, learners pick up new vocabulary so that they can talk about families and relationships, clothing,...
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Hickory, Dickory, Dock

For Teachers K - 2nd Standards
What did the mouse run up? The clock! Practice consonant blends and rhyming with a lesson that combines a nursery rhyme with pronunciation practice and a hands-on craft activity. Kids will master the -ock word family with this set of...
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Phonological Awareness: A Sound Beginning

For Teachers K - 2nd Standards
Choose from a variety of phonological activities to complement a reading lesson. The guide goes through the basic components of good phonics instruction focusing on sound types, levels of phonological awareness, assessment methods, and...
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Literacy Dice

For Students K - 4th Standards
Reinforce literacy skills using a six-sided die that focuses on phonics and story starters. Scholars roll, and show what they know about blends, plots, and more! 
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Blends Concentration

For Students Pre-K - 2nd Standards
Practice blending initial sounds with a St. Patrick's Day-themed word sort! Scholars read 20 word cards, organize them by initial blends, and write their findings on a corresponding learning exercise.    
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Hickory, Dickory, Dock

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st Standards
Reinforce phonics skills through the ever-favorite nursery rhyme, Hickory, Dickory, Dock. Scholars listen carefully for the letter d and word family -ock in order to produce additional rhyming words. After a class discussion, pupils get...
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The Day I Tried to Cook

For Students 1st
First graders read a short story on cooking. Then they respond to questions based on interest and practice writing.
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The Nonsense Word Test

For Teachers Pre-K - 2nd Standards
Conclude your phonics lessons with this nonsense word test. Here, you will asses your early readers' proficiency in reading short vowels, long vowels, digraphs, blends, and multi-syllabic nonsense words.
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Activities to Build Phonological Awareness

For Teachers Pre-K - 2nd Standards
Begin your reading program each day with a mini lesson on phonological awareness using these engaging activities listed in the resource. Young ones will enjoy word families, clapping and counting syllables, identifying single sounds and...
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Picture Pairs Blends

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st Standards
Challenge your pupils to match words to images with these 29 pairs. Each word includes a consonant blend, either initial or final, and should be matched with its corresponding image either by simply putting two correct cards together or...
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Family Fundamentals for Summer Learning

For Teachers 1st - 2nd Standards
Just because it's summertime, doesn't mean that learning has to stop. Support children with continuing to develop their reading fluency with this extensive collection of literacy activities.
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Feeling Bright, Green and Proud (words with R-Blends)

For Teachers K - 2nd Standards
What words begin with an r-blend? Group each picture card into the correct category according to its initial consonant blend. After they complete the list, have kids write words into each box in the worksheets. Fun and educational for...
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Brick Breaker: Initial Consonant Blends

For Teachers K - 2nd Standards
Practice initial consonant blends with a fun, interactive game! Choose the sounds you'd like to practice, and then have kids place the appropriate pictures for their brick breaker boards. Spin the spinner to select a blended sound, and...
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Word Work: Blends, Digraphs & Trigraphs

For Teachers K - 1st Standards
Practice thirty-three different consonant blends, digraphs, and trigraphs with your emergent readers! Each letter combination has its own column in which you and your learners can write down five different words that demonstrate the...
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I Have Been Thinking…

For Students 1st Standards
Scholars read a short story about a girl visiting her grandmother, identify the main idea of the tale, and then write a sentence about this idea. Learners practice their phonics skills by filling in word blanks with letters to complete...
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Beginning Blends Word Search

For Students 1st - 3rd
For this phonics worksheet, students find, locate and circle 17 words that have beginning consonant blends in a word search puzzle. Students say each blend as they search for each of the words in the word search puzzle.
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Initial Blend 'Bl'

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this initial blends activity, learners say the initial blends for each picture. Students bracket the 'bl' sound for the 5 examples.
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Phonics: Initial Blends Review

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this initial blends worksheet, students study the pictures and circle the initial blend word that matches the picture. Students complete 10 initial blend examples.
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Initial Blends: L Blends

For Students 1st
In this initial blends worksheet, 1st graders say the picture word and listen for its initial blend. Students then write the blends on the lines and read the sentences containing each L-blend word.
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Cut and Paste Words

For Students Pre-K - 1st
In this initial blends practice learning exercise, students examine 6 pictures, say the names of the pictures, cut the pictures out, and paste them in st, sp, and sw columns.
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Working with Ss Blends

For Students Pre-K - 1st
In this Ss blends practice activity, students examine 12 pictures, say the names of the pictures, and select the correct name for each of the pictures.
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Beginning and Ending Blends - ch, sh, and th

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this spelling and grammar worksheet, students work with the beginning and ending blends, ch, sh, and th. They fill in the blanks with blends while naming 7 clip art pictures, and they add the blends to the beginning of 9 words.
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Initial Blends

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this consonant clusters worksheet, students fill in the missing initial blends for the words. Students fill in cr, gr, fr, pr, tr, and dr to make each word match the picture. Students find nine different words.