215+ Long U Vowel Sound Words (Free Printable Lists)
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215+ Long U Vowel Sound Words (Free Printable Lists)

Learn all about the Long U sound, including the 2 sounds long U can make. Then, grab yourself two printable pdf lists with over 215 long U vowel sound words, organized by sound and spelling pattern. All About Long U In our previous long vowel posts, we’ve consistently said that the rule for long vowels…

30 Best Tips for Teaching Letters and Sounds
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30 Best Tips for Teaching Letters and Sounds

Here you’ll find 30 best practices for teaching letters and sounds to kids in pre-k through 1st grade, including those with disabilities and EL students. Included are many research-based ideas, as well as practical ways and resources to implement best practices with your students. Why It’s Important Teaching letters and letter sounds is foundational! It’s…

Alphabet Arc: 8 Free Printable Mats & How to Use Them!
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Alphabet Arc: 8 Free Printable Mats & How to Use Them!

Get 8 different printable Alphabet Arcs to use with your students! They will help build speed, accuracy, and automaticity in alphabet knowledge, letter recognition, and sequencing. The mats include 4 color & 4 black-and-white versions with either capital or lowercase letters. Some mats include the full alphabet and some include anchor letters A-MN-Z. So whatever…

ABC Chart: Free Printable Poster
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ABC Chart: Free Printable Poster

This ABC chart features letters A-Z with capital and lowercase letters, bright matching pictures, and keywords included to help kids learn letters and letter sounds. Get your FREE printable, and make learning letters and sounds fun and easy in this one-stop download! 🔤 Why We Love It Every child needs a visual ABC chart, whether…

Long & Short Vowel Sounds – Plus 2 Free Anchor Charts!
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Long & Short Vowel Sounds – Plus 2 Free Anchor Charts!

Learn the difference between short and long vowels, when to teach these sounds, and the rules for these sounds. For extra classrooom help, print the two free vowel anchor charts, with capital and lowercase letters and bright pictures to teach the long and short vowel sounds! Teaching Long & Short Vowels Of the 26 letters…

Beginning Sounds Cut & Paste Worksheets
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Beginning Sounds Cut & Paste Worksheets

Get 26 pages of free Beginning Sounds Cut and Paste printables with one worksheet for every letter of the alphabet, A-Z! These no-prep worksheets allow children to practice initial sounds in engaging ways like cutting, pasting, and sorting colorful pictures. Why We Love It These worksheets get kids practicing a very important skill needed for…