Distinguish between Long E and Short E - Lesson for Grade 1, Chapter - Vowel Sounds

Estimated classroom time: 10 min
Chapter: Vowel Sounds
Unit: Phonological Awareness
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4:00 min
Letter E
Letter E
3:00 min
Long Vowel Sound E Worksheet
Long Vowel Sound E Worksheet
3:00 min
Long and Short E Worksheet
Long and Short E Worksheet
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  • Activity 1 / Letter E

  • Activity 2 / Long Vowel Sound E Worksheet

    Help your young learner get ready for reading with this jolly free printable phonics worksheet! In this bright worksheet, kids get to practice the long vowel sound E. If your little reader has problems distinguishing between the long and the short vowel sound E, tell them that the long sound E says the name of the vowel letter while the short vowel does not.
    This fun abc phonics worksheet challenges your kid to find the right path out of the maze and complete the word “bee” with the missing letter E.  Have your child say the word aloud to help them sharpen their phonics ear.
    For more fun phonics worksheets with the vowel sound E check out here.

  • Activity 3 / Long and Short E Worksheet

    This fun printout teaches Grade 3 students all about long and short «Es». Get them to read the word «tree’. Then the word «bed». Hearing these words side by side, they will recognize the different sounds made by the letter «E» each time and make a crucial first step to understanding the difference between long and short vowels. Children then color in the words and the pictures. This simple worksheet makes learning phonics fun!

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