Free Printable Flashcards With Pictures - 25 Consonant Blends Your Child Needs to Know!
Does phonics instruction help kids to become better readers? The answer according to the experts is a resounding YES! It is worth your time to help your student learn and master phonics (with tools such as these free printable flashcards with pictures) as a cornerstone of their reading journey so they can learn to DECODE words they encounter in text.
If you are struggling to get your kiddo to be a reader, take the time to teach phonics (at any age of readiness!). After your student has a firm grasp of the alphabet (letters and sounds), begin to teach the rules of phonics.
Here are 25 phonics pictures to print that include initial & final consonant blends, and four consonant digraphs.
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This is the perfect way to practice phonics consonant blends with phonics flashcard letters and sounds with your reader.
Kids are VISUAL! They really respond to repetition and daily practice with flashcards, going over and over the cards orally and eventually knowing them by memory for great reading.
You can bring these with you anywhere - stick them in your purse and bring them out while your sitting at the doctor's office or in line at the drive-through.
The best phonics flashcards have the letters and a picture for your child to "clue in" to the sound. These 25 cards include double consonant blends, plus four of the consonant digraphs like "sh" or "ch".
Do phonics flashcards with letters and sounds work?
YES! They do. It should NOT be your entire plan, but for many kids, it's a great idea to use flashcards to really get those letter, blends and sounds shored up in their minds for great reading and decoding. There are a ton of great programs out there and other flashcard types you can buy at the store.
But yes, they do work for many kids! Bonus points if you can get your child moving while you go over the flashcards. Go over the blends while you are on a walk or jumping on the trampoline and your kids will get it even more!
I hope you enjoy these easy free printable phonics blends flashcards!
These flashcards are in .pdf format so that you can print as you like or download for easy access. Just CLICK HERE to get them and I'll zip it over to you!