PHONICS PIN 2. Grade 1: Long Vowels. This game can be completed as a class on a SmartBoard or on computers in pairs. This game features categories for each of the 5 vowels (A, E, I, O, & U). In each category is 8 words that students have to sort through that make the given long vowel sound. They will have to pay attention to wrong pictures that have different vowels and short vowel sounds so that they do not drag those pictures into the box.