Both of these activities help kids recognize word families and develop familiarity with common parts of words: www.crickweb.co.uk/ks1literacy.html#ww2
*Click on word wheel 1 for easier, and word wheel 2 for more challenging word patterns.
Blending Bowl demonstrates how onsets/rimes come together to create a word. Very cute!http://pbskids.org/lions/games/blending.html
Roy the Zebra's Words within Words. This activity encourages readers to look for 'chunks' in a word they may know to help decode the word. First grade link provided, but other grade level links are on this page.www.roythezebra.com/reading-games/words-within-words-1.html
Read Write Think Construct a Word. Simple, engaging way for students to generate dozens of different words by choosing an ending then adding a beginning letter or blend.www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/construct/index.html
Read Write Think Word Families. Readers sort words into word families by short vowel sound. Reinforces vowel sounds and rhyming.www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/wordfamily