Ladybug CVC Clip Cards for Spring

Use these ladybug CVC clip cards to practice blending sounds and reading CVC words this spring! The hands-on approach adds fine motor practice too!

Ladybug CVC clip cards for practice with reading CVC words in kindergarten.

Ladybug CVC Clip Cards

CVC words are some of the first words students read and write in the elementary classroom. Mastering this phonics skill is important for kindergarten students. Using fun materials like clip cards will make it more engaging for your students to work on in literacy centers.

Every time a theme changes, kids think they are learning something new when, in reality, they are practicing skills over and over in new ways. This will help you keep learning fun!

Students will use these ladybug clip cards to match CVC words to their corresponding pictures. To do so, print the cards, cut them apart, and give students clothespins to make their choices. You can even make them self-checking.

Get these free printable ladybug CVC clip cards for hands-on practice with blending sounds and reading CVC words this spring.

Simple Spring CVC Word Task Cards

Up the engagement factor this spring and save time planning a fun, hands-on activity for practice with reading CVC words!

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Supplies Needed:

  • Ladybug Clip Cards (button to get them at the bottom of this post)
  • Clothespins, clips, or paperclips
  • Scissors


  1. Print the cards. There are 4 cards per page and a total of 24 cards.
  2. Laminate the cards.
  3. Cut the cards apart.
  4. Store the entire activity in a large baggie or these task card boxes.

If you would like to make the cards self-checking, add a dot or small sticker to the back to mark the correct choice.

Ladybug theme CVC words activity for hands-on practice with blending phonemes to read CVC words.

Ladybug CVC Clip Card Reading Activity

Students will pick a card and look at the word on the ladybug. Then, they will sound out the word by segmenting each sound and then blending them together to read the word out loud.

Next, they will look at the picture choices and choose the one that matches the word by clipping it with a clothespin or marking it with an object.

Free printable ladybug CVC words reading activity for kids. Read the word on the ladybug and then clip the picture that matches the word.

Students could use these CVC word cards during literacy centers, soft-start morning routines, small groups, and more.

They are perfect for kindergarten and first-grade students to practice sounding out short vowel CVC words in centers or independently.

Ladybug CVC clip cards activity for spring literacy centers and small groups.

Differentiating CVC Word Activities

These ladybug CVC word cards have lots of benefits and provide practice with a variety of skills. Students will get lots of hands-on practice blending sounds together and ensuring the words match the pictures.

For more of a challenge, students can also practice writing each word they read on a recording sheet. Students who need more help can work with a partner or in small groups.

Spring insect CVC words reading activity for kids to practice reading CVC words in a fun, hands-on way.

These Ladybug CVC clip cards are versatile and can be used to meet your instructional needs and the needs of your students developmentally.

Your kids will love these spring themed CVC clip cards to practice reading CVC words in a fun, hands-on way this spring.

Click the button below to get the FREE Ladybug CVC Clip Cards. Happy Spring!

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