Phonetic Sight Words – Long I

FREE PRINTABLE Long I Word List - From TeacherHelpForParents.com

Word Sort
Read over the list of long I words together.  On the top of a sheet of paper, make four columns with the four different ways to spell long I shown here.  Let your child know there are other ways to spell long I as well that will be discussed at another time.  Sort the words and write them under the correct heading.

Example:

I ie i_e igh
hi pie five high
spied tide sight

To extend this activity, have your child come up with three more words that are not on the list that would work in each column.

Last week, I posted a list of long e words for you to practice with your child.  This week, I am posting long I words.  Begin by writing the words on index cards.  Continue practicing with your child until he or she can say the words accurately.  Mix the cards up each time to further help with reading practice. 

Once your child can read the words on the index cards, print out this list of words.  Start by reading the list to him or her.  Then, have your child read with you. Finally, have your child read independently.  The goal is for your child to be able to read each list in under one minute.

Long I Practice

hi diet final bike write
mice mile bride mine crime
nice die night dime slime
hide smile kite tide life
time like wide pie drive
dine pine dive pride ride
fight right filed side five

More Long I Practice

high die untie thigh
flies light cries mighty
flight lie brighter tied
moonlight midnight sunlight sight
overnight outright replied
fright spied tries

Printable Long I Word List

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2 Thoughts on “Phonetic Sight Words – Long I

  1. tiffany fraser on September 17, 2013 at 12:20 am said:

    These words help my daughter a lot would like.all the listing of long and short words to make a chart . Plase send to tha above email address thank you!

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