Phonemic Awareness Activities
These activities help students hear the individual sounds in spoken words. This supports the student’s early reading and spelling skills. An assessment that can identify a student’s need for this skill is easyCBM Phoneme Segmentation.
The following activities are from the Florida Center for Reading Research: http://www.fcrr.org
- A. Say and Slide Phonemes (Elkonin) - Students hear the individual sounds using pictures.
B . Phoneme Split and Say (Elkonin) - This is similar to the "Say and Slide Phonemes" with longer words.
- Phoneme Closed Sort - Students hear the individual phonemes using pictures; there are pictures with 2-5 phonemes; as well as, an extension for syllables.
- Phoneme Go Fish - Students hear the beginning sounds using pictures.