These printables feature words with the r-controlled vowel sound made by the letters -ar. Sometimes teachers informally referred to r-controlled vowel sounds as "Bossy R" sounds.
Use the /ar/ words from the box to complete each sentence. The word box includes farm, car, art, park, and shark.
Sort the words with bossy-r (ar) into two groups, depending on the number of syllables each word has.
Read about a family who gets in a car, goes too far, and follows a star.
Kindergarten to 2nd Grade
Search for hidden /ar/ words in the puzzle. The word box includes barn, cart, smart, start, mark and yarn.
Choose the correct word pair to make a word. Choose from ar, er, ir, or, and ur.
2nd and 3rd Grades
Spelling Unit: /ar/ Words
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