Welcome to Whimsy Workshop Teaching – Phonics Resource Collection
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- Secret Sentences Sets 1-4 and Bundle (Sight Words, Digraphs, Blends, etc.)
- Secret Words Sets 1-4 and Bundle (Sight Words, Digraphs, Blends, etc.)
- Directed Drawing & Writing Sets 1-4 and Bundle
- Phonics Flowers (70 Word Families)
- Butterfly Books (Simple CVC Sentences)
- Riddle Books Sets 1 & 2 (Short Vowels & Blends)
- Word Search Printing Sets 1 & 2 (CVC and Blends)
- Reading & Writing Bugs Programs (Sets 1-3 and Bundle)
- Roll & Read Phonics Sets 1, 2, 3 and Bundle (Vowels, Blends, Word Families)
- Sight Word Rings (100 Words)
- Spin & Read Phonics
- Word Builder Flip Booklets
- Phonics Game Boards (Full Year Set – 70 Boards)
- Phonics Flip Books – Alphabet Set (1 page per letter)
- FREE literacy sample pages
New! Phonics Posters and literacy sorting centers for the whole year
1. Secret Sentences Program
(Contains Set 1, 2, 3, and 4 – Available alone or bundled)
Set #1 (Sight Words) works with decoding sentences using simple sight words, number words, and color words. The focus is proper sentence formation, with self-editing checkboxes. All of the sets have some sort of checklist for self-editing or peer-editing.
Set #2 works with decoding sentences using words with blends. The focus is still proper sentence formation, with self-editing checkboxes, and color versions to use in literacy centers.
Set #3 works with decoding sentences using words with digraphs. The focus is still proper sentence formation, with self-editing checkboxes, and color versions to use in literacy centers.
Set #4 works with decoding alliterative sentences. There is a page for each letter of the alphabet. The focus is still proper sentence formation, with self-editing checkboxes, and color versions to use in literacy centers.
SAVE!! The four sets pictured above are also available in a BUNDLE at a much-reduced price! You can see it by clicking HERE.
2. Secret WORDS Program
**If your students are not yet ready for writing sentences, there are also sets for decoding words only – click here to see the collection of Secret Words sets or browse below for the 3 sets and bundle.
SAVE!!! Grab all three sets above in the SECRET WORDS BUNDLE – SETS 1,2 and 3!
3. Directed Drawing Sets
This is a bundle of four Directed Drawing and Writing sets. Students are guided through independent, step-by-step drawing, and then this drawing is used as a writing prompt. Many differentiated writing templates are included. Sets are also available individually.
4. Phonics Flowers Interactive Booklets (70 word families)
These interactive Phonics Flowers booklets cover 70 word families, and create a useful booklet for practice at school or home. Students simply cut out the flower and glue the correct words on. Each flower is glued in the middle below the last, creating a book with flipping petals. You can do one flower each day, or an entire booklet at one time, depending on your students’ abilities.
5. Butterfly Books (Short Vowel Sentences)
These interactive Butterfly Booklets focus on writing short sentences with short vowel words. Students write under the butterfly’s wings! A set of matching word cards are included for sorting activities.
6. Interactive Riddle Booklets (Short Vowel Sentences OR Blends Sentences)
These fun Interactive Riddle Books 1 – Short Vowel Words practice simple sentence clues and focus on short vowel sounds. There is a writing component as students create their book. Students will enjoy lots of practice as they read their riddles to peers, and then pull the answer card out to read the answers!
A second set is also available! Interactive Riddles 2 – Words With Blends
7. Phonics Word Searches (CVC words OR Blends)
Students love word searches, but these require more rigorous work. Students find each word, print it neatly, color, write a sentence, and self-edit using the checklist. A colored task card version for all words is included, as well as a more challenging blank writing card for use in literacy centers.
8. The Reading Bugs SETS (Sets 1, 2 and 3) and Writing Bugs (also available bundled with Reading Bugs Set 1 as they both focus on CVC)
Writing Bugs focuses on short vowel CVC words which are practiced in 16 different ways. Perfect for literacy centers or small group work, students use word strips and other fun activities to practice writing. There are (170 pages of interactive printables)
**Also available bundled with Reading Bugs Short Vowels Set!! Click to see the BUNDLE
Reading Bugs Set 1 is the perfect complement to the Writing Bugs Short Vowel Set above.
Students isolate the letter sounds by pulling the word strip out of the envelope, revealing one sound at a time. As with the other BUGS programs, there are achievement stickers and certificates included.
In Reading Bugs 2 (Blends, Digraphs and Word Families), students are further challenged with words that include blends, digraphs and 25 word families. Like the first set, students pull the word cards out of the envelope slowly to reveal each letter sound, or in some cases, a combination of letters to make one sound. As with the other BUGS sets, there are review strips, achievement stickers, and certificates to celebrate reading success!
In Reading Bugs 3 (Sentences), students are further challenged with full sentences that include blends, digraphs, word families color words, sight words and number words. Like the first set, students pull the word cards out of the envelope slowly to reveal each letter sound, or in some cases, a combination of letters to make one sound. As with the other BUGS sets, there are review strips, achievement stickers, and certificates to celebrate reading success!
9. Roll & Read Phonics – (Sets available alone or bundled)
This Roll and Read Bundle has enough to fill your literacy centers for the whole year! Students practice their reading skills independently, and practice their math skills with dice: doubles, near doubles and triples. Click to choose from (Vowels) (Blends) (Word Families) (Full Sentences with Blends)
10. Sight Word Rings
Sight Word Rings are a fun way to practice sight words. Students write the word several different ways, then cut out and create their rings; a different word on each finger! Students love to practice reading their rings to their peers; send them home so parents know which words to practice that night!
**This set now includes an editable version to add your own words using powerpoint.
11. Spin Read Graph Set
12. Word Builder Books
13. Phonics Game Boards (Full Year Set – 70 Boards)
14. Phonics Flip Books Alphabet