Phonics: Consonant Blends

We have hundreds of phonics worksheets for teaching consonant blends. Choose a blend or blend family from the list below to pull up all related worksheets and activities.

Consonant Blend Families
Phonics R-Family Blends (Br, Cr, Dr, Fr, Gr, Tr)

On this page you'll be able to print a variety of r-family consonant blend worksheets. Includes several cut-and-glue activities, writing practice worksheets, card sort games, and much more. Sounds in this family include: br- (like brain and brush and broom), cr- (like crab and crib), dr- (like drop and drive), fr- (like fruit and frog), gr- (like grapes and gray), and tr- (like tree and truck).

Individual Two-Letter Blends
Consonant Blend: Bl-

This page has over 20 worksheets for teaching the consonant bl- blend. Includes mini-books, pennant activities, worksheets, matching and sorting games, and puzzles. Words include: black, blow, blue, bloom, blast, and blinds.

Consonant Blend: Br-

If you're teaching the /br/ sound, you'll want to browse through these phonics files. Includes build-a-word activities, writing practice, a word wheel, and several cut-and-glue worksheets. Words include: broom, brush, brick, branch, bread, and brain.

Consonant Blend: Cl-

Try these worksheets and printable games when you're teaching early readers about the /cl/ sound. There are many cut-and-glue worksheets, flashcards, a word slider, a word web, and a sorting game. Words in this set include: clap, clown, clover, clam, clip, clothes, and climb.

Consonant Blend: Cr-

Practice the cr- consonant blend with this collection of printables. You'll find a variety of writing worksheets, cut-and-paste lessons, printable card sorting games, and and build-a-word activities. Over sixteen PDF files are available on this page. Words include: cry, crib, crack, crab, creek, and crown.

Consonant Blend: Dr-

Here are the worksheets that focus on words that begin with dr-. Practice reading and writing dr- words; Make a lovely phonics pennant display; and assemble a dr- miniature book. Words in this set include drive, dress, drop, driveway, drum, and dragon.

Consonant Blend: Fr-

Use these printables to help kids learn to read and write words like frog, fries, friend, fruit, and frisbee.

Consonant Blend: Sl-

The words on these worksheets all have the /sl/ sound. Your students will love coloring the pictures in the mini-book. Challenge your class with the word sort games. Sharpen your safety scissors for the terrific cut-n-glue activities. Words in this set include: sled, sleep, slide, slice, sloth, and slug.

Consonant Blend: Sn-

Fill up your printer with ink because this page has so many great phonics worksheets for teaching the /sn/ sound. Words in this series include: snake, snip, snow, snail, snack, and sniff.

Consonant Blend: St-

In this section of our site, you'll find the most marvelous collection of consonant blends st- worksheets on the whole Internet. Mini-books, writing practice, word wheels, sliders, matching worksheets, and phonics sorts. Words in this group include: stop, stool, stay, star, stump, and story.

Consonant Blend: Tr-

The focus for these worksheets is the /tr/ sound. Kids will enjoy the cut-and-glue build-a-word activities, as well as the letter stampers learning center. Or you can try the word-picture matching game. Words in this set include: train, tree, tray, truck, trash, triangle, and tractor.

Three-Letter Blends
Consonant Blend: Str-

If you're learning about the three-letter str- blend, take a look at these activities. There's a word search puzzle, a CLOZE sentence activity, and a trace-and-write worksheet. Words in this set include: stripe, string, strap, straw, and streak.

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