SHORT VOWEL PHONICS 2

Short Vowel Phonics 2 has 16 stories with short vowel words (v-c and c-v-c pattern) and some stories introduce short vowel words with consonant blends and silent consonants; six non-phonetic sight are used: a, as, has, his, is, the.  Unless otherwise indicated, the featured vowel is used repetitively throughout the story. Stories have 6 to 14 sentences.  The reader will experience every consonant and every vowel except for vowel y. In the Homeschool and School CD site license editions, each story has worksheets for additional phonics practice and evaluating comprehension. Library editions do not have worksheets. The library and paperback editions are divided between two books: Short Vowel Phonics 2 a, i  Max the Cat and Short Vowel Phonics 2 o, u, e  A Cub's Grub.

Table of Contents for Short Vowel Phonics 2

Unit 1: short a

  • Ram the Rat (34 words)

  • Max the Cat (50 words -- with ending blend "nd")

  • The Last Lap (35 words -- with consonant blends)

  • Brad the Lad (43 words -- with consonant blends)

Unit 2: short i

  • A Big Rig (33 words)

  • Dig, Dig, Dig (39 words)

  • The Twin Swim (70 words -- with consonant blend words)

Unit 3: short o

  • The Hot Rod (45 words)

  • Ron and Ron's Dog (62 words)

  • A Fox and a Frog (63 words -- with consonant blends)

Unit 4: short u

  • Bud the Pup (43 words)

  • Bugs and Bats (50 words -- with short a, i, o and u words)

  • A Cub's Grub (58 words -- with consonant blends and the "ck" ending)

Unit 5: short e

  • The Red Hen (36 words)

  • A Wren and a Sled (59 words -- with consonant blends and silent consonant "wr")

  • The Sick Hen (70 words -- with short a, i, o, and e words and words ending with "ck" and "nt")



(The actual dimensions of the books are 8½ inches by 5½ inches.)

   "Dig, Dig, Dig"

Dig, Dig, Dig Page 4 

Words in the story Dig, Dig, Dig

Phonetic Words:        Non Phonetic Sight Words:
big      Jin a
did      kid is
dig      pin the
hit        pit
in         tin
jig         

 

   "The Twin Swim"

The Twins Swim Page 4

Words in the story The Twin Swim

Phonetic Words:                                Non Phonetic Sight Words:
and     in         spins a
big      Jim      swim his
dips    Jim's    tin is
drip     quit       tin's the
flips     rim       twin
grim    Sid       twin's
hip       sit         twists
hit        slip        


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© 2008Patricia J. Norton



Worksheets for Homeschool and School CD site license editions:

"Dig, Dig, Dig"


"The Twin Swim"