Word Family Unit (-am Words)
Below you'll find a collection of teaching resources for teaching early readers about the -am family of words. Students can practice reading the words ram, jam, ham, Sam, swam, slam, and clam.
-am words. Featured words are: yam, ham, and jam.
-am as you can think of. See if other students can think of more or different words than you chose.
We have units for dozens of different word families, including -ack, -an, -ail, -all, -ay, -eel, -eep, -ent, -ice, -ick, -in, -ot, -ock, -ug, -ub, and -unk.Short-A Worksheets
These worksheets cover the short-a vowel sound. Download poems, trace-and-read worksheets, build-a-word activities, phonics card games, and more.