Make phonics, reading, and spelling practice fun with this Jenga game for phonemic awareness and language arts! This set contains cards for SHORT VOWELS: SHORT U, including a set of CVC words and also short vowel u words with blends, digraphs, and more than one syllable.
These cards are to be used with this color Jenga set: Lewo Wooden Stacking Board Games Building Blocks for Kids.
Games can be played with partners or a small group. Students take turns rolling the color dice. For whichever color they roll, they select a card with that color. They read the word aloud, and everyone in the group echos the word. Optional: have students write/spell the word on their recording sheets. The student who rolled the dice gets to move a Jenga block that matches the color of their card.
This downloadable resource comes with:
-Student recording sheets for phonics spelling practice
-Color-coded game cards with short u CVC words
-Color-coded game cards with short u words that contain blends, digraphs, etc.
-Cards with sentences that have many short u words
-Bonus “Choose a Color” game cards where students can answer questions to practice short u phonics skills
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