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Crack the Code CVC Words Activity Printables

Become a detective and solve the case in this FUN cvc words activity that helps children improve reading and spelling! This cvc activities uses a free printable Crack the Code Printables for pre-k, kindergarten, and grade 1 students to work on listening for beginning sounds to solve the CVC Word case! This cvc phonics games is such a fun way to get kids excited about learning. Simply print the initial sounds activity an you are ready to play and learn!

Become a detective and solve the case in this FUN cvc words activity that helps children improve reading and spelling! This cvc activities uses a free printable Crack the Code Printables for pre-k, kindergarten, and grade 1 students to work on listening for beginning sounds to solve the CVC Word case! This cvc phonics games is such a fun way to get kids excited about learning. Simply print the initial sounds activity an you are ready to play and learn!

CVC Words Activity

After children learn their letters and the sounds they make it is time to practice listening for those initial sounds with beginning sounds activities. This initial sounds games allows preschoolers, kindergartners, and grade 1 students practice listening for beginning letter sounds while haveing fun. In this detective inspired cvc words activity children will solve the case by identifying the first letter of each clue picture and writing it in the space below. When they have identified all the initial sounds they will spell a cvc word on the file. Whether you are a parent, teacher, or homeschooler, you will love this fun, engaging crack the code phonics printable activity that allows students to improve phonemic awareness and sounding out words.

CVC Word Printables

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printable literacy activity to help kids work on sounding out words, listening for beginning sounds, decoding words, and improving reading and spelling skills.

CVC Activities

You can print the entire huge pack of free crack the code worksheets printable or simply print several pages – the choice is yours. This activity is in color to make it extra fun and engaging for kids and to allow students to be able to more easily decipher the pictures in the case file. Print the pages in color and laminate; this makes the activity for lots of practice reading and decoding words. Cut out each individual case if you like -you can just cut the page in 4 or you can neatly trim around each case file – the choice is yours.

super cute crack the code activity for pre k, kindergarten, and first grade

Initial sounds activity

Set out with a dry erase marker and paper towel or eraser and you are ready for a fun, educational activity! Use this for summer learning, as part of your reading curriculum, in a literacy center, as a supplement for extra practice or any other way you’d like.

super cute CVC Words Activities with file for students to solve

CVC Activities for Kindergarten

This activity will give your preschooler, kindergartner, and first grader plenty of cvc words practice as they will use phonics skills to decode the case and figure out the CVC Word.

They will look at their case file which contains clues to decipher and decode a 3 letter cvc word or a 4 letter cvc word. They will say the first picture out loud and listen for the sound at the beginning of the word. They will then write the letter in the box below it. Continue with the remaining clues.

Above the student would see the first picture is a¬†ball. Ball starts with b so they would write a b in the box. Next they would say eagle out loud and hear the long “e” and write the letter. Finally they would see a¬†door and write a d in the final box. They have spelled the CVC word bed.

Beginning sounds activity

Most words have short vowels and make traditional phonics sounds, but we did throw in a couple of more challenging sounds for first grade students who are learning long vowels too. If your student is not ready for the next level, just pull out those words. You can easily find which words to pull out by using the answer key.

This educational activity where students will solve the case by using phonics skills is a fun first grade and Kindergarten CVC Words

CVC Phonics Games

Now sound out the word they spelled and they should have a CVC word. Included with the printable is an answer key to help you out if you get stumped or to quickly correct students work.

Continue completing as many of the 36 cases as you have time for. Each case they complete will help children improve phonemic awareness, spelling, reading readiness, and improve fluency with key words. This is such a fun kids activity!

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CVC worksheets for kindergarten

Make practicing reading and sounding out words fun with this Crack the Code themed, CVC Words Printables for pre k, kindergarten, and grade 1 students.

Crack the Code Printables

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