Tag: letter sounds

Mr. Fly! (Long /i/ Sound Spelled “Y”)

Raise your hand if you love Fly Guy!! My students are nuts about this little character and these books don’t stay on our book shelves for long. Fly Guy books are great for teaching about the long /i/ sound spelled ‘Y’ (For example: fly, sky, my). Last week we learned

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phonics: double OO

Last week we learned about the double /oo/ sound… (example: good, book, cook). This is such a hard one to remember, because it isn’t an actual vowel sound. Instead, it sounds like a muscle man flexing his huge muscles. That’s why I called in the big guns. My big/younger brother, Mr. Cody,

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we’re A E I O U…

Have you heard that cute song from the Leap Frog – Talking Words DVD? If you haven’t you need to! I had my students watch it to review letter sounds. It has a cute little song for vowels that goes like this: We’re A-E-I-O-U, We’re the vowels!  We’re the glue, To

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POW! A Zeno Sight Word Game

This FREE activity takes regular, boring flashcards and turns them into a fun, competitive game. Your students won’t even realize they are learning!