Here a list of short a words divided by their family. It is intended to extend letter-sound understanding for kindergarten kids, as well develop an ability to mix those sounds into words. These word families have a short a sound in the medial position. The purpose of this list is to create short a words list that will support and reinforce the reading and spelling skills with the fundamental letter-sound correspondence.

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Short a Words List by Word Family

-ad-am-an-ap-ar-at-aw
badcambancapbarbatcaw
caddamcangapcarcatjaw
dadhamDanlapfarfatlaw
hadjamfanmapgarhatpaw
ladlamJannapjarmatraw
madPammanrapmarpatsaw
padrampansapparrat
sadSamrantaptarsat
tamtanyaptat
yamvanzapvat

Short a Words Spelling Dictionary