Time to teach your class about long and short vowels? Look no further. This free, downloadable worksheet uses coloring-in to help your students understand the difference between long and short «As». First get them to read the words «cat» and «cake» one after another, so that they can hear the difference between the long and short «A sounds. Then let the children color in the words and the pictures. This creative printout will make any lesson on phonics an enjoyable one.