Long E Words e, ee, ea, e-e, ie, ei, y, ey Activities and Games

Long-e Spellings: e, ee, ea, e-e, ie, ei, y and ey

Spelling Word Sort Activities and Games

Long E-Sound Word Sort Activities and GamesOur family has used All About Spelling (affiliate link) for many years. It lays out various spelling rules in a really clear, easy to follow manner.  I’ve found that the kids also enjoy doing activities and games to help reinforce what they have learned. (Find out more about why we love the AAS program so much at this post.)

This is a new packet I made for ED as she works on those Long-E word patterns. She’s been reviewing words like receive, bleed, reach, shield, real, cloudy, ceiling, believe, etc.

We’ve been saying the rule: ie before e except after c, except when said “ay” as in neighbor and weigh – a lot in the past couple of weeks! (She learned the tricky spellings of eigh a while back when we did the activities in the Long A sound packet.)

Word Sort, Independent Work: Often, I have ED sort the words while I’m running around and trying to get the other two settled with whatever they are working on. (If I’m running behind, I’ll have her do some of the other spelling word sort activities too… like the ou/ow, au/aw, oy/oi words or whatever.)

Here is the sorting mat and word cards using the Long “e” sound:

Long-E-Sound-Spelling-SortThen, we move on to some games!  The great things about these activities is that she *begs* to keep playing! And not only that, my older two will often come to join in as well.  Gotta love that, right?! We usually play a round or two of the board game:

To Play the Board Game: 

  • For younger kids let them look at the card, read it, and go to the first space available with the spelling that matches their card.
  • For more advanced kids, read the word for them and have them identify which space they should go to. For example, read the word “perceive” aloud and have them tell you that they need to go to the “ei” space.
  • The first player to land on the last space in the center of the board wins the game.

Long e Sound Game e ea ei ie ey yI made her some bingo cards as well. What a HUGE hit these are! We take sure reading the word-cards and try to be the firs to get 5 in a row. (Sometimes we’ll make the rule that you have to get two rows before you can call out bingo.)

Long E e ee ea ie ei ey y Word Spelling Activities

Long E: e, ee, ea, e-e, ie, ei, y ey Word Sort Activities In this packet, there are 7 pages of word cards, a sorting mat, 8 bingo cards, and two board games.  1.) There is one game that uses all the Long-e Spellings: e, ee, ea, e-e, ie, ei, y and ey.  2.) The other game is just for words spelled with ee  ea ei  ie .

This 15+-page spelling packet is $3.00.

Long E: e, ee, ea, e-e, ie, ei, y ey Word Sort Activities

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Long E-Sound Word Sort Activities and Games

Since it is the beginning of a new semester, she has also spent time reviewing some of her other spelling words. She asked me to make some new bingo cards for those. This past weekend I added to these to Long A and Long I Spelling Packets. 🙂 See the photos below.

Long A Sound, Long I Sound Word Sort Activities: If you purchased these packets previously, check the email address associated with your PayPal email address for an email from SendOwl which will provide you with the link to download those updated files! Or, just email me using the contact form and I can send you the link as well. 🙂 ~Liesl

Spelling Packets:

Spelling BUNDLE Page (Glance through pictures of all of the spelling games/activities listed below)

$4.00 Long A Sound and Long I Sound Word Sorts and Games (plus the bonus packet: Word Sorts for Activities for r-wr and n-kn)

$3.00 Long E Sound Word Sort and Games

$3.00  Long O Sound Word Sort and Games

$3.00 ow ou oy oi aw au Word Sort Activities and Games

$3.00 /er/ Sound Word Sort and Games

$3.00 /k/ Sound Word Sort Activities and Games (c, k, ck, ch, cc, que – spellings)

$3.00 /ul/ Sound: Word Sort and Activities for words ending in -le -el -al -il -ol -ile

$3.00 ie ei Words – Worksheets, Activities & Games for words spelled ie (such as piece, chief, yield, ancient, science, glacier, goalie) and words spelled with ei (such as receive, beige, foreign, ceiling, receipt and more!)

$3.00 Plurals – Worksheets, Activities & Games for adding -s or -es to create plurals. Plus, there are activities for practicing irregular spellings & words that change from f to v.

$18.99 Spelling BUNDLE – Buy all of the packets listed above (and any that I create in the future). The Spelling Bundle includes: 1. Long A & Long I Packet 2. Long E Packet 3. The new Long O Packet 4. ou/ow oy/oi au/aw Packet 5. /er/ Sound Packet 6. /k/ Sound Packet 7. /ul/ Sound Packet 8. ie/ei Words Packet 9. Plurals – add -s or -es Visit the Spelling BUNDLE page for more details!

You may be interested in finding out more about our other spelling activities and word sorts:

Long A Sounds /ay/ – a, ai, ay, a-e, ei, eigh, ey –Sorting Cards and Board Game!

Long A Sound Words a ai ay ei ey eigh silent e ActivitiesLong I Word Sort – Words with y, i_e or ie – A few years ago, my daughter worked just on the y, i-e or ie spelling patterns.  She has made her way through her All About Spelling, spelling program and I recently made some new word sort activities for her to include some of those new rules and patterns.  This file has been updated to include not only y, i-e, ie but also i, igh, and ind spelling patterns.  There is a entirely new set of Australian themed activities: word cards, sorting mat, bingo cards and game board.  Plus, I included another activity set in this file that goes over the /r/ sound –  r, wr and /n/ sound – n, kn – words.

Long i Words spelled ie y i-e igh y Activities

ow ou oy oi aw au Word Sort Activities

ow-ou-oy-oi-aw-au-Word-Sort-Activitieser Sound Word Sort and Game: ur, ir, er, or, ear, our Spelling Words

K-Sound Spelling Word Sort Activities: c, k, ck, ch, cc, que

k ck c ch cc que words

Spelling Word Endings -le -el -al -il -ol -ile Word Sort, Games, and Activities

L-sound le el al il ol ile - Gamesie ei Words – Worksheets and Activities

ie ei worksheets games and activites for spellling practice

Plurals – Activities and Games This set works on adding -s or -es to form plurals. Plus, there are some sorting cards & a game board for practicing some of the irregular plurals or words that change from f to v.

Plurals Spelling Games and ActivitiesPlurals - Irregular Words or Changing f to v

Silent Letter Worksheets and Word Sort
Cupcake Contractions

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