What is the double consonant rule?
If a word has only one vowel and ends with f, l, s or z; double the consonant. So, under this rule, s is spelled ss, l is spelled ll, f is spelled ff, and z is spelled zz. bell, less, buff, fizz are some examples of double consonant words.
In this post, I will be sharing double consonant worksheets.
The double consonant rule is an important spelling rule and requires constant practice. I will be sharing pack 2 of The Floss Rule with you today. You can try this pack after you have tried Pack 1.
Double consonant ff, ll, and ss words word sort worksheet where you have to cut the word tiles and paste them in the ff, ll, and ss box.
Match the double consonant ff, ll, ss, and zz words with the pictures. Don’t forget to trace the words and color the pictures.
Double consonant ‘ll’ words cut and paste worksheet for kindergarten. Cut the picture tiles, read the words, and place the pictures under the correct word.
Double consonant ‘ss’ words cut and paste worksheet for kindergarten. Cut the picture tiles, read the words, and place the pictures under the correct word.
Circle the word which is correct. This double consonant rule worksheet will be quite challenging for the kids. Only ff, ll, ss, and zz words end in a double consonant. The rest end in a single consonant.
In the above double consonant ss worksheet, the vowels are missing. Complete the words by adding the vowels.
Read the word bank and write the ff, ll, ss, and zz words.
The concept of ‘this and that’ with ll and ss words. ‘This’ is used to refer to things which are close to us and ‘that is used to refer to things which are far from us.
That is a toss.
This is a hill.
That is a miss.
This is a doll.
That is a gull.
This is a quill.
That is a mill. (windmill)
Unscramble the words to form logical sentences using basic punctuation. This worksheet is a good way to introduce sentences.
I hope you find these ‘double consonant rule’ worksheets useful.