Classroom Freebies

An Easy DIY R-Controlled Vowels Activity

The Make, Take & Teach r-controlled vowel sticks makes for a perfect literacy center activity for practicing this phonics skill.  This activity is easily differentiated as you can choose how many r-controlled vowels to write on the sticks.  Students simply choose which r-controlled vowel is in the pictured word and then clips a clothespin over the letters.  A self-checking features makes the activity ideal for independent practice.

This activity so is easy to make.  Come on over to the R-Controlled Vowels blog post to download the pictures needed to create the activity as well as step-by-step directions.