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Mailbox CVC Words Activity

Are you looking for resources to add to your Community Helpers unit? Grab this free printable Mailbox CVC Words Activity!

With reading activities like this one, your students can practice reading consonant-vowel-consonant words and matching them to pictures.

consonant-vowel-consonant words

This low-prep resource can be used in any early elementary classroom or homeschool.

You can added to your morning tubs, literacy centers, or early finishers bins for an independent activity.

Or, you can use it during your small groups or as an intervention resource.

Getting Ready to Use the Mailbox CVC Words Activity:

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What’s Included:

  • 20 Mailbox Picture Cards
  • 20 Envelope Word Cards

What Else Is Needed:

  • White Card Stock
  • Scissors
  • Laminator
  • Laminating Pouches

To get this word work activity for your students to use, fill out the form below.

Next, download and print the cards on white card stock.

CVC Words

Laminate the printables if you want your kids to reuse this activity

Then, cut out the mailbox and envelop cards.

How to Use the Mailbox CVC Words Activity:

For this word work activity, your students will first pick a mailbox card and identify the picture on it.

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Next, they will sort through all of the envelope cards until they find the word that matches the picture.

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If your kids select the mailbox card with the picture of the cab, for example, they will then look for the envelope that says “cab.”

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If your children are just starting to learn how to read CVC words, give them a few cards at a time until they learn the words.

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You can add more words every time they do this activity and become confident reading the consonant-vowel-consonant words.

Word Work Activity

Your kids will continue matching the pictures and CVC words together until they match all of the mailboxes and envelopes.

CVC Words Activity

This Mailbox CVC Words Activity is a fun word work resource to add to your community helpers unit.

More CVC Words Activities:

Are you looking for more activities that will help your student practice blending and decoding CVC words? Try these resources:

Magnetic Letter CVC Words Activity

CVC Word Puzzles

Rain CVC Words Activity

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Are you looking for an interactive way for your students to practice reading, writing, and spelling CVC words?

This Read-Write-Link CVC Words Mat is a fun, hands-on word work activity for beginning readers.

Your students will work on developing their fine motor skills as they connect the links to the mat too.

Click on the link or the picture to learn more about this CVC words resource!

Download the Mailbox CVC Words Activity:

To get the free printable Mailbox CVC Words Activity, fill out the form below.


Tuesday 16th of May 2023

What a great activity!


Thursday 20th of April 2023

Can't wait to use it with the littles.

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