Lucky Little Learners has a product that is perfect for helping students learn those all-important phonics sounds: Phonics Mats. AND…you can try them for FREE! Keep reading to snag your set of free phonics worksheets!
What’s the best way to teach the numerous phonics sounds AND have students remember them? Repetitive practice with each spelling pattern and a familiar routine is the way to get off on the right foot!
But first – if you want to read more about ramping up your classroom phonics game, check out these posts: Phonics Mats , Engaging & Easy to Prep Phonics Centers, Digital Phonics Passages OR 7 Ways to Make Phonics Fun.
How to use Phonics Mats
Phonics Mats can be used as a whole group, small group, or individual activity.
Phonics Mats are fun to use for choral reading! Each mat includes a short text featuring the spelling pattern, and directions to read the passage three times. Choral reading comes in handy for the first of three readings, or for all three with struggling readers who need more scaffolding.
You can use the short text for timed fluency reading too!
Easily assign these as a no prep phonics center. The phonics activities vary from mat to mat, so your students won’t ever get bored!
There are mats to cover many different sound groups, and include over 130 passages/mats! Students will get familiar with the consistent format, and will be able to work independently.
Phonics mats are available in printed AND digital versions!
Check out the video below to get an in-depth look at the printable and digital formats of the phonics mats!
Phonics Mats Freebie
Want to try these free phonics worksheets with your students? Click below to score a set of (4) free mats for the consonant blends: /cl/, /bl/, /fl/, /gl/.
Want More Phonics Mats?
If you’re ready to snag more decodable phonics passages, click the “view and download” buttons below!
1st Grade Decodable Phonics Passages
2nd Grade Decodable Phonics Passages
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