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Level-I: Reading & Writing Journal

This writing journal is designed for K-1 readers who have a basic understanding of letter-sound relationships. It will help you teach long, short, and r-controlled vowel sounds, and provide practice with digraphs, blends, word families, and creative writing. A printed and bound edition is available for purchase in Block Print or Starfall Manuscript.

Level-I: Cut-Up/Take-Home Books

The phonics sequence of these books follows the website. These stories are equally enjoyed by accelerated and high-risk readers. Full-color editions of these books are available for purchase. See our Level-1 Cut-Up/Take-Home books, or our Set of 15 Learn-To-Read Books.

Level-I: Reading Awards

These full-color reading awards are included when you purchase our Level-1 Cut-Up/Take-Home books.

Level-II: Reading & Writing Journal

Intended to meet the needs of students at many different reading and writing levels. Exciting picture dictionaries with supportive vocabulary instill confidence in budding writers. These dictionaries are particularly helpful for students learning English as a second language. A printed and bound edition of the Level-II Reading & Writing journal is available for purchase.

Phonics Puzzle Activities

The Exercises and printable activities below will help you make the most of the Starfall's High-Quality Phonics Puzzles. Each of these heavy duty, 24-piece jigsaw puzzles (10"x13") focuses on a short-vowel sound.

Classification
Short A Short E Short I Short O Short U
Each activity sheet lists the nouns from that puzzle and four headings (animal, person, place and thing). Look carefully at the puzzle, then write each short vowel noun under the correct category.
Silly Stories
Short A Short E Short I Short O Short U
Each activity has a series of sentences with blanks. Fill in the blanks with the words from the Word Bank. There are NO Wrong answers. When you’re finished read your silly sentences to your friends!
Word Search
Short A Short E Short I Short O Short U
Hidden words are oriented horizontally (left to right) and vertically (top to bottom).
Label the Puzzle
Short A Short E Short I Short O Short U
Black and white line version of each puzzle. Write the correct word to label each picture, then color the picture. Labels are larger and fewer than those on the actual puzzles.
Online Book Printouts

These printouts can also be found at the end of the interactive books on this website. Printouts generated from within the online activities are customized, and will vary from those offered here.

"Learn to Read" Printouts
Make a Word
Make Words
Picture Hunt
with -an with -at with -a-e Long-A with -en with -et with -ee- Long-O with -ig with -ip wIth -i-e R-Controlled with -og with -ot with -o-e Y as Long E with -ub with -ug with -u-e
 
with -ink
 
with Vowel Teams
 
These activities appear at the end of the Make A Word and Picture Hunt online educational games
linked from rows 1-15 on the Learn to Read Index (Zac the Rat and other Tales).
"I'm Reading" Printouts
Little Plays
Folk Tales
Dog & Cat
Little Red Hen Script Puppets
Word Shapes: 1, 2 or 3
The Turnip
Guess, Guess
Chicken Little Script Guess
Word Shapes: 1, 2 or 3
Mr. Bunny's Carrot Soup
Cookies
The Four Friends Script Cookies
Word Shapes: 1, 2 or 3
The Little Rooster
Fiction/Nonfiction
Comics
Mother's Day The Dog and His Bone Not too Little to Help Skater Dog The No-Tail Cat Two Friends Penguin, Penguin Lemonade Girl
These activities appear at the end of the Little Plays, Fiction/Nonfiction, Folk Tales, and Comics books linked from the I'm Reading index.