Being able to produce and segment short and long vowel phonemes is a decoding prerequisite. The five short vowels are the most commonly used phonemes, yet the most challenging to learn. However, students easily learn them when they are taught in isolation with auditory associations. Reading Manipulatives short vowel posters help students to remember and differentiate among the short vowel phonemes. Long vowels, which say their names, are easier to produce and identify.
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the Short Vowel Phoneme Songs
Since these memorable posters can be invaluable resources to students
and teachers, we are making them available for free to those who visit
our site. Try them and you will be amazed at how quickly your students
learn the short vowel phonemes. The color backgrounds have been removed
from the PDFs to conserve ink when printing.
Short Vowel Posters