This Science of Reading (SoR) aligned resource is packed with orthographic mapping mats that can help students make the connection between letters and sounds. Included are themed word mapping mats that can be used all year long, plain word mapping mats, and phonic picture cards. The word mapping mats are sized to fit in task card boxes making this an easy to store word mapping resource.
How to use the word mapping mats:
- Students will say the word represented by the picture
- Tap the sounds they hear in the word
- Map the graphemes that create those phoneme sounds
- Blend and read the word
- Write the word.
Word Mapping Themes included in the Growing Bundle
- Plain (no theme)
- More themes to come
Phonic Skills Covered:
- CVC Words
- CVCE Words
- Vowel Teams
- R-Controlled Vowels