Short a Words: Writing Sentences 1. Tap the to listen to the short a words. Tap full screen view to enlarge the video. 2. Listen carefully and follow along. Say the words aloud. When finsihed tap the x in the upper left corner. 3. Tap and find your name. 4. Tap "edit note" and write 2 sentences using 2 of the short a words from the Word Bank. 5. Tap and read your sentences aloud. 6. Tap to submit to your journal.