Form words by blending onsets and rimes using a Google Interactive Onset-Rime Clip Card Center.
Have your students take apart and put together onsets and rimes with a Google Interactive set of Onset-Rime Clip Cards. The onset is the part of a single-syllable word before the vowel. The rime is the end part of a word, including the vowel and the following letters.
Applying this learned reading skill is similar to following a roadmap—following the route one sound (phoneme) at a time until you reach the endpoint.
Teaching onset and rime becomes playtime with our Onset and Rime Interactive Clip Cards, in which students build words using onsets and rimes.
Master Reading through Play with Onsets and Rimes
To use, assign the activity in Google Classroom or other LMS. Students will open the file in edit mode. Students will click and drag icons to identify the rimes needed to make complete words.
Turn This Activity into Even More Onset and Rime Games!
We think you’ll like these extra opportunities for blending onsets and rimes.
Students can practice their word families. Have students take a sheet of paper and write other words that use the same rhyme as a word on the cards.
Onset-Rime Awareness Scaffolding & Extension Tips
Once students have built all of the words, encourage them to add them to a personal word wall or student dictionary, use them in sentences, or reset the slides and play again!
Easily Prepare This Resource for Your Students
Assign the resource in Google Classroom, go over the directions with your students, and they are ready to go!
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This resource was created by Lindsey Phillips, a teacher in Michigan and a Teach Starter Collaborator.
Practice onset and rime, beginning sounds, phonemes, and more with these early reader-approved activities:
Practice forming words by blending onsets and rimes with this set of 15 rime cards that match their picture/onset card. A set of 30 task cards to practice segmenting one-syllable words into their individual phonemes. Practice identifying beginning sounds of words by sorting this set of 24 picture cards.
Practice forming words by blending onsets and rimes with this set of 15 rime cards that match their picture/onset card.
A set of 30 task cards to practice segmenting one-syllable words into their individual phonemes.
Practice identifying beginning sounds of words by sorting this set of 24 picture cards.