Starfall Activity Index

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Don't follow the heRd! Make r-controlled vowel words!
Make-a-Word with Control-r

Drag consonants to make r-controlled vowel words.

You're a staR!
Sorting Control-r

Use sound and sight to sort r-controlled-vowel words by sound.

Would you rather have candY or a ponY?
Picture Hunt, y as Long-e

Search the picture for items containing the y as long-e sound.

Match 'em up!
Matching More Vowels

Match long-vowel and r-controlled vowel words to pictures.

Grab your pan and fan, Zac the Rat is here!
Zac the Rat

Have a sticky adventure with Zac the Rat and learn to read short-a words at the same time!

Get set to go with Peg the Hen!
Peg the Hen

Soar above the clouds reading short-e words in all kinds of weather with Peg the Hen.

Heeey batter, batter, swing!
The Big Hit

It's Tin Man's big moment! Will he hit the ball? Will you learn to read short-i words? Read this book to find out.

Let's visit Mox in the shop!
Mox's Shop

Mox the fox is busy in his shop. Help him mix the ingredients in his pot and he'll help you learn to read short-o words.

Oh, Gus. How'd you get so muddy?!
Gus the Duck

Gus loves to take a bubble bath. What is under all those suds? You will discover short-u words. What will Gus find?

Call me Whale.
Jake's Tale

Jake likes to play in the ocean, but he's not the only one. Make waves by learning to read long-a words.

Does counting sheep help you sleep?
Pete's Sheep

Pete cannot sleep! Read this book to learn how long-e words helped him solve his problem.

Hide 'n seek in the clouds? I'm in!
Sky Ride

This is no ordinary bike ride! The long-i words in this book will carry you away!

Robots, and moles, and space! Oh, my!
Robot and Mr. Mole

What do a mole and a rope have in common? They are both long-o words and can be used to help a robot out of trouble.

Pop a wheelie with Dune Buggy!
Dune Buggy

Have fun on the dunes with long-u words, Duke, and his buddy Dune Buggy. Go left or right? Over or under? You decide!

Scrub the deck!
Soap Boat

A humble soap boat has a long-vowel team adventure at sea. Will it ever return home?

It's a race! It's a race!
Car Race

Mark and Carla are ready to race! Who will win? Read the r-controlled a words in this book to find out.

Quit horsin' around! We've got a horse to find!
My Horse Glory

A girl loses her horse. With your help and the help of r-controlled o words this story is sure to have a happy ending.

Hang ten, dude!
Surfer Girl

You'll want to read the r-controlled vowels in this book just to surf all day with Surfer Girl!

Y, these monsters are absolutely delightful!
My Family

Picture this: A monster family is about to get one monster bigger. You'll learn that Y can be a vowel and that you can be a reader.

Shhh! Order! Order in the movie theater!
How the Alphabet got its Order

How did the alphabet get its order? This movie has a theory. Do you think it's true?