Consonant Blends Beehive Sorting Activity

A set of 12 beehives with corresponding bee word cards for the consonant blends – fl, tr, br, cr, fr, cl, dr, sl, st, bl, gl, sc.

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Ideal to use in the classroom as a small group sorting activity or to create an attractive phonics display.

How to use this resource

  • Select the font and colour option required.
  • Print, cut and laminate the consonant beehives and word cards.
  • Choose a blend group for the children to sort.
  • Ask the children to sort the bees around the correct beehive.
  • Alternatively, create an attractive classroom display to support knowledge and understanding of consonant blends.



Black and White - Comic Sans

Black and White - D'Nealian

Black and white - NSW Foundation

Black and white - Open Dyslexic

Black and White - QLD Beginners

Black and White - SA Beginners

Black and White - Sassoon Infant

black and white - TAS Beginners

Black and white - Vict. Pre-cursive (WA/NT/VIC)

Black and white - Zaner-Bloser

Colour - Comic Sans

Colour - D'Nealian

Colour - NSW Foundation

Colour - Open Dyslexic

Colour - QLD Beginners

Colour - SA Beginners

Colour - Sassoon Infant

Colour - TAS Beginners

colour - Vict. Pre-cursive (WA/NT/VIC)

Colour - Zaner-Bloser

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Comments & Reviews

  • Love this idea as it saves a lot of time, just wondering if you could do a version where the blend being used is in a different colour, such as red…

    Comment by Emma on September 6, 2018 at 5:49 am

  • Resources are too limited.
    I wish you have more to share 🙁

    Comment by [email protected] on September 26, 2019 at 3:10 am

    • Hi Carie,
      We are always welcome to suggestions for new resources! What kind of things are you looking for?
      Kind regards,

      Official comment by Emma Stuart on September 27, 2019 at 6:04 am

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    Comment by Fulton Fulton on November 15, 2023 at 7:28 pm

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