Free Printable CVC Short O Puzzles

Use these fun and FREE printable CVC puzzles to teach students about the short O sound. A great addition to literacy centers, word work, guided reading, independent work, or at-home practice.  Keep reading for more great ideas and a FREE download!

These puzzles are perfect to help the students reinforce our CVC words we’ve been learning. They’re great for early finishers, centers or small groups.  There are twelve puzzles and include the following word families.

-ob, -od, -og, -op, -ot, -ox, -om

This activity goes well with:

To Play

To play the puzzle matching game, print the puzzle pieces on card stock. Cut and laminate them so they can be used over and over again. Have the student mix up the pieces and choose one.

CVC short o puzzles

This student chose a picture of a fox. They will then search in the puzzles pieces for the word fox and match the puzzle together.

CVC short o puzzles

The students will continue matching the puzzles until their all matched up. If the students haven’t learned all of the short o words yet, start with just a few that they know, and build upon as they learn more.

CVC short o puzzles

You can download the free printable CVC short O puzzles below. Click here if you missed the short a puzzles, here for the short e puzzles, and here for the short i puzzles.


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