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4.19: Review of Long and Short Vowel Patterns

Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12
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Review of Long and Short Vowel Patterns

Mark the first vowel in each of these words with a V. Then mark the next two letters, either V or C. If you get to the end of the word before you have marked three letters, use the tic-tac-toe sign to mark the end of the word:

babyvcvfollowsvccscenevcvunionvcvatevcvhobbiesvcccutelyvcvyes vcc#yesterdayvccplacingvcvmonkeyvccicingvcvreddestvcchotcvc#ridevcvwhitevcvpatternvccrid cvc#thatcvc#thesevcvgrandfathervcchomevcvwatchesvccthencvc#wholevcv

Now in words ending VC# mark the letter in front of V either V or C.

2. Sort the words into this matrix:

Words with the pattern ....
VCC CVC# VCV
Words with short vowels:

follows

hobbies

yesterday

reddest

pattern

grandfather

monkey

watches

1

yes

hot

rid

that

then

2

3
Words with long vowels: 4 5

baby

scene

union

ate

cutely

placing

icing

ride

white

these

home

whole

6

3. In the patterns VCC and CVC# the vowels are short, but in the pattern VCV the first vowel is long.

4. Mark the first vowel in each of these words with a <v>. Then mark the next two letters, either <v> or <c>:

hopesvcvseller vccplacingvcvalcoholvccsistervccluckyvccunclevccunionvcvfollowvcchobbiesvccwhosevcvsafelyvcvevenvcvyesterdayvccwrongvcccutestvcvwhitestvcvwrittenvcc

5. Now sort the words into this matrix. Several squares should be empty when you are done:

Words with VCC: Words with VCV:
Words with [a]: alcohol
Words with [e]:

seller

yesterday

Words with [i]:

sister

written

:Words with [o]:

follow

hobbies

wrong

Words with [u]:

lucky

uncle

Words with [u¯]:

placing safely

Words with [e¯]: even
Words with [i¯]: whitest
Words with [o¯]: hopes
Words with oo¯: whose
Words with yoo¯:

union

cutest

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