Say the word “dog” aloud, and notice how long it takes to say the vowel? Is it long or is it short? Your child should notice that the short «o» sound takes less time to pronounce than the long sound in the word “pea”. Continue to check your child’s learning using this cute vowel sounds worksheet that assesses mastery quickly! Simply name each picture before reading each word aloud and remind your child to listen for the vowel sounds. Check the boxes of only the words that contain short vowel sounds!