Beginning readers will clamor for these phonics practice pages to solve more than 100 silly riddles guaranteed to make them giggle! Each riddle activity targets a key phonics skill. To figure out the riddle’s answer, children practice working with words that contain the same phonics feature. Skill topics include long and short vowels, variant vowels, diphthongs, and initial and final consonant clusters and digraphs. Flexible and easy to use as independent work, at centers, or as day starters or homework. For use with Grades 1–3.
Deborah Schecter is a writer and editor of books for educators and children. Some of her previous Scholastic titles include Follow-the-Directions Art: Nursery Rhymes, Follow-the-Directions: Easy Origami, Teaching Reading and Writing With Nursery Rhymes, Sight Word Manipulatives for Reading Success, and My First Little Readers: Level A.