Phonics Worksheets (Advanced)

These phonics worksheets can be used with students in grades 2 through 4. For a complete list of our elementary phonics worksheets, please visit our full phonics page.

Long and Short Vowels
Color the boxes to show the vowel sound in each word.
1st Grade
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Look for the word in each sentence that has a long vowel sound.  Tell what sound the word has.
1st Grade
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Use the chart to help you figure out which vowel sound is in each word.
1st Grade
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The vowel sounds on the left matches up with the words on the right.
1st Grade
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Sort the words into two groups: long vowel sounds and short vowel sounds.
1st Grade
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An extra letter has been added to these short vowel words.  Students must figure out the mystery words by removing one letter.  (example:  meop = mop)
1st Grade
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An extra letter has been added to these long vowel words.  Students must take away one letter to figure out what the mystery word is. (example:  traien = train)
1st Grade
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Vowel Diphthongs & Vowel Blends
Use an "oo" or "ue" word form the box to complete each sentence.
1st Grade
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Consonant Digraphs
Fill in the letters "gh" or "ph" to complete each word.
1st Grade
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Hard-C and Soft-C, Hard-G and Soft-G
Determine whether each word has a soft-g, hard-g, soft-c, or hard-c sound.
Kindergarten
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Look at the words in the word box and categorize them into two groups: hard c and soft c.
Kindergarten
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Tell whether the words in the word box have a hard g or a soft g.
Kindergarten
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See Also:
Basic Phonics: Vowels

Plenty more phonics worksheets to check out, including r-controlled vowel worksheets.

Dolch Sight Words

Plenty more phonics worksheets to check out, including r-controlled vowel worksheets.

Phonics Word Wheels

Printable manipulative phonics word wheel activities.  Print, cut, attach with a fastener, and spin the wheels to make words and learn phonics. 

Contraction Worksheets

A collection of printable games and worksheets for teaching contractions.