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Word Family Unit (-ate Words)

Download and print any of these activities that focus on the 'ate' family of words. Students will love the word sliders, flashcards, and tracing worksheets. The words in this unit are: plate, skate, mate, rate, gate, state,
and date.

Word Family Worksheets -ate


Print this page to build a mini-book containing the words: late, gate, and skate
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
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Students will complete each of the four parts to this worksheet to master the -ate word family.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
Color in the -ate words at the bottom of this page. Look at the pictures and write the word ending with -ate on the lines and then color in the ovals containing -ate words.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
Using a small dab of glue, adhere each word to the corresponding picture.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
Use these word cards to build sentences with words from the "-ate" word family. On the lined paper, practice writing out your sentences.
Kindergarten to 2nd Grade
Have your students write in the missing letter for each word. They can look at the pictures for a hint.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
For each -ate word, figure out the missing first letters. Then write the word on the lines below it.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
Color in the circles with the correct letters to make the word, then write that word on the lines.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
Find and circle the "-ate" word in each row of letters.
1st Grade
Use this word web to think of some other -ate words. There is a picture of ice skates, a gate, and a wooden crate to use as hints.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
Trace along the dotted lines with a pencil and then rewrite each word on the lines next to it.
1st Grade
This printable has enough lines to write up to 8 different -ate words.
1st Grade
Children can use letter stampers and an ink pad to make the following words: state, late, mate, rate, and date.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade

Word Games

Pair up your students and they can take turns trying to make word matches with this printable card matching game.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
This word spinner can be assembled to use for a variety of activities. Words on the spinner include: skate, late, plate, hate, crate, date, rate, and state.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade

Word Slider, Flashcards, and Word Wheel

Cut out the pirate ship and the slider along the dotted lines. Thread the word strip into the slots on the boat to practice reading this unit's words that end in -ate. Click on the ALT button below for a color version.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
Practice reading words from the -ate word family with these ten printable flashcards.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
Print, cut, and assemble the word wheel with a brass paper fastener. Have students spin the wheel to reveal the words that end with -ate.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade

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More Word Family Units

Download and print worksheets from a multitude of different word family units including: -ack, -ad, -all, -at, -aw,
-eal, -eat, -eet, -end, -ere, -ice, -ine, -ip,
-ock, -op, -ow, -ub, and -ut.

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Word Family Worksheets -ate Words

-ate Words Flashcards

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