Because everyone starts at different times of the year, I can only guess where the majority of people are at with their curriculum maps. I think many first grade classes are finishing up their practice with short vowels and are beginning to work with long vowels.
I’ve created two different word family centers using this cute caterpillar clip art from Graphics from the Pond. One set practices CVC words. The other set practice CVCe (Magic E) words. Click on any of the pictures to find out more.