These crazy phonics card games are perfect for kids who need some extra practice with nonsense word decoding strategies and syllable division rules. In Crazy Words, players must read single-syllable nonsense words to get rid of their cards. And in Crazy Nonsense Words 2 – Multisyllable Edition, players must use decoding skills to read multisyllable nonsense words correctly.
Both games are great for providing practice with syllable division rules, syllable types, and decoding skills. Plus, they’re just plain fun! So if you’re looking for a fun way to help your kids brush up on their phonics skills, grab this bundle of Crazy Words card games today.
Word cards were created using EZRead Kids Font made for dyslexic readers and students that learn differently. This game can be used as extra practice for students using any Orton Gillingham-based reading program. Players practice identifying letters and blending sounds to decode words.
Cards may also be used as flashcards or as a matching game activity. This game provides differentiated instruction for tutoring sessions, general classroom use, homeschool, and special education.
The decoding skills used in these words include syllable division, v-e syllables, closed syllables, open syllables, r-controlled syllables, le syllables, vowel teams, short vowel sounds, consonants, digraphs, CVC words, the sounds of am and an, the ll,ss,ff spelling rule, the suffix s, blends, and welded sounds (ing, ang, ong, ung, ink, ank, onk, and unk). A list of words used in this game is provided. You also get an editable PowerPoint file to add your own words.
For 2 to 4 players
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How to Assemble and Play
80 Word Cards (Print as many as you need)
8 Draw 2 Cards
8 Skip Cards
8 Reverse Cards
4 Wild Cards
4 Wild Crazy Cards
Set of blank cards to customize
Editable PowerPoint file
Backside template to make cards double-sided