Introduces Diphthongs and reinforces skill in decoding and fluently reading words and syllables with Diphthongs. When two vowels blend together to form one sound it is called a diphthong. (Sometimes “w” and “y” act like vowels like “toy” and “bow”.) Examples of Diphtongs include: oi (oil, soil), oy (boy, toy), ea (sweater, head), oo (book, look),oo (pool, school), ow (cow, how), ou (ouch, out), igh (right, light), au (auto, autumn), aw (claw, saw), ie (chief, thief), ew (stew, chew), eigh (eight, sleigh).
Introduces sight and fun words, builds vocabulary and general knowledge.
Maintains motivation by playing games.
Increases self-confidence and reduces anxiety and frustration associated with reading books and doing worksheets.
Enhances self-esteem, social skills, higher-order learning
Fill-the-House Game – Diphthong Families for 2 to 12 players
Fill-the-House Game – Prefixes and Suffixes for 2 to 12 players
Fill-the-House Game – Syllabication for 2 to 12 players
Card Game-Diphthongs 1 Words (5 games in 1) which can be used to play all of these games, Go Fish, Crazy Eights, Memory, Old Maid or War
Card Game-Diphthongs 2 Words (5 games in 1) which can be used to play all of these games, Go Fish, Crazy Eights, Memory, Old Maid or War
Flashcards/Spelling Showdown Game- Diphthongs Patterns to play games one-on-one or with teams