Foundational Reading Lesson - The Short U Sound, Kindergarten

  • Activity 1 / Letter U Coloring Sheet

    Up, down, in and out, kids need to understand positional words. This letter "U" coloring page does double duty helping your child to learn about the letter "U", while understanding the concept of the words up, and under using an adorable owl character.

  • Activity 2 / Short Vowel Sound U Worksheet

    Practicing abc phonics helps young learners associate sounds with specific letters – a crucial skill a child requires to become a great reader.
    This bright free printable phonics worksheet introduces your kid to the short vowel sound U. Encourage your beginning reader to make their way through this maze helping the dog complete the word “sun”. The sun will not shine brightly enough without all its letters! Have your kid say the word aloud to emphasize the short vowel sound U.
    For more phonics worksheets featuring phonics mazes, check out here.

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