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CVC Words Worksheets Onset and Rime CVC Word Families Kindergarten


This CVC words worksheets are suitable for Pre-K, Kindergarten and 1st Grade students who are learning about short vowel sounds and CVC word families. These worksheets ask your students to create different CVC words by looking at what CVC word family they are working on then add the beginning sound to create different CVC words. Your students can then draw a picture of that word in each box. These CVC word worksheets are excellent if you are exploring onset and rime with your class and help to develop encoding skills too!


Overview of Worksheets for CVC Words


  • Covers CVC word families and short vowel sounds
  • Covers all 5 short vowel sounds
  • Covers 24 CVC word families
  • Includes 24 different worksheets
  • Suitable for Pre-K, Kindergarten and 1st Grade students
  • Develops encoding skills & covers onset and rime


Full Description


This pack of no prep printables asks your students to explore each CVC word family. Each worksheet has the CVC word family featured at the top. Children are asked to add an initial sound to make a CVC word that is within the given CVC word family. They are then asked to read the CVC word then draw a picture to show the CVC word in the box. This pack covers 24 different CVC word families and all 5 short vowel sounds. There are 24 different worksheets included in this pack. The CVC word families that are included are listed below.


CVC Word Families


  • at, an, ag, am, ad, ab, ap
  • ed, en, et
  • it, ip, in, ig, id
  • ot, op, og, ob
  • ut, un, um, ub, ug


How to use this resource


These CVC word worksheets are perfect for using with your entire class as there are 24 different variations meaning most students will receive a different activity to work on.

This CVC word family resource is also perfect for using with smaller groups or as a Literacy Center. These worksheets can be laminated or placed into dry erase folders before use. Your students can then use dry erase markers to complete the activity then simply wipe clean when done. This means your students can get lots of practise creating and encoding CVC words.

This CVC word resource covers 24 different CVC word families as explained above meaning you are sure to find a variation of this activity to suit the needs of all your students.

CVC Words Worksheets Onset and Rime