There are so many ways to learn CVC words and working on beginning sounds of pictures and making the words is a fun way to do it!
And working on letter sounds is ag great way to work on words. This Candy Break the Code CVC Word Cards works on matching letter sounds to letters in a word and writing the CVC words.
You can match the picture of the CVC word to the candy jar with the pictures of the beginning sounds of the word.
The Free Candy Break the Code CVC Word Cards Printable is part of the 20 Free printables for October.
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This is a great addition to the cvc word family printables on the site.
What are CVC words?
CVC words are words that have a consonant vowel consonant pattern. They have easy to sound out consonants with a short vowel sound in the middle. They don’t have any tricky blends or digraphs for kids to work around.
They are considered simple words that can be used with early readers to help sound out and decode words.
They have short vowel sounds that make sounding out words easy.
You are going to find words like cat. Kids can sound out the letters C A & T. And then blend the sounds together to make the word.
Some CVC words that kids learn are bug, map, sat, dog, pot, pan, etc.
This fun Candy Break the Code CVC Word Cards workds on CVC words in fun ways.
You have twelve candy jars with CVC words with a letter code. You use the beginning sound of the pictures to figure out the words on the jars.
You have 12 candies with pictures of CVC words that match the CVC code jars. YOu have a mix of a, e, i, o, u for the vowel sounds.
You have a break the code sheet to help kids with letter sounds and the pictures they match. If they are struggling with letter sounds for the pictures this can help them out.
Finally, you have a sheet to record all 12 CVC words that kids match. This CVC worksheet can be used with the set or without the set.
Things to use with the Candy Break the Code CVC Word Cards Printable
- white copy paper
- white cardstock
- laminating pouches
- pencil – This is my FAVORITE pencil!
- fine line markers
Ways to Use the Candy Break the Code CVC Word Cards Printable
You are going to see the steps that we used with these fun CVC printables.
Setting up the Break the Code
You can see here one way to set up the learning center. You can have the candies with pictures and jars with the code.
You can have the recording sheet around or not. Plus you can use the ABC chart to help with the letter sounds if you need it. It will depend on the level the child is working at.
Matching CVC Candy to Candy Jar
You can see how the candies match the jars. You have the pictures with the letter sounds for c a t and then match the picture of the cat to the correct jar.
Record the CVC words on the Matching Worksheet
After you have done the matching you can record the words on the CVC worksheet. It has space for all 12 of the candy jars for kids to decode.
You can write in pencil or have fun writing in a colored marker. You could also print the recording sheet on a colored paper instead of white.
Looking for more Break the Code CVC Word printables?
Check out the CVC Word: Break the Code. It is a great no-prep printable that words on breaking the code with CVC words. You have a letter chart at the top and 6 options with short a only, short e only, short i only, short o only, short u only, or mixed vowels.
CVC Word: Break the Code Selling Set
A great CVC word activity with no-prep worksheets that work by vowels or by mixed vowel sounds. It is easy to use with code at the top and
What you will find in the CVC Word: Break the Code Selling Set
- 8 words on each page and letter code at the top
- 4 Break the Code CVC Short A
- 4 Break the Code CVC Short E
- 4 Break the Code CVC Short I
- 4 Break the Code CVC Short O
- 4 Break the Code CVC Short U
- 10 Break the Code CVC Mixed
- Answer Key Word lists Word list for each of the pages
- 34 pages
- Price: $3.50
What you will find in the Free Candy Break the Code CVC Word Cards
- Decoding sheet for the letters
- 12 Candy jars with picture codes
- 12 candy pieces with pictures that match the jars
- A recording sheet for the 12 jars
- 6 pages
Check out all the fun CVC Word Family Printables & Activities on 3 Dinosaurs.
Cassie – 3Dinosaurs.com