Introduced in This Cycle
Review graphemes for long “a”: “ai” and “ay”, and open and closed syllables
Cycle Word List
In this cycle, students review the “ay” and “ai” vowel teams and analyze words that contain them to determine spelling generalizations. In addition, they continue to review and practice using their knowledge of known syllable types to decode one- and two-syllable words. For the full cycle overview with word list, Cycle-at-a-Glance and teaching notes, download the cycle overview.