I consider consonant blends to be an important part of phonics since it introduces the child to bigger words. I introduce initial consonant blend words once children are comfortable reading three-letter words. And I focus on them a lot since the ability to read blends opens the child to thousands of new words. Also, it gives the child confidence which leads to independent reading.
In the above blends worksheet, identify the pictures and circle or color its initial consonant blend.
The blend words are:
spy brush trash
clock sneeze dragon
prize crab flash
The next is a cut and paste activity worksheet. Identify the pictures and paste its initial blend.
The words are:
I have l-blends and r-blends worksheets pack which you can attempt before trying this pack.
Read the initial consonant blend words in the word bank. Identify the pictures and write the words. Colour the pictures!
The above blends worksheet has consonant blend words accompanied by pictures. The only thing missing is the short vowel sounds a e i o u. Identify the pictures and complete the word.
The next consonant blends worksheet has simple blend words in the word bank. Read the words, identify the pictures, and write the words.
The last consonant blends worksheet is challenging and has scrambled words. Unscramble the words to form a logical sentence using basic punctuation.
You can also try Pack 2 of initial blend words for more practice.
This ‘consonant blend words’ pack is a subscriber freebie.