Phonics & Phonemic Awareness: Letter b

This page contains phonics worksheets and printables for teaching students about the letter b and the /b/ sound.

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In this mini-book, students will read about a boy, a bike, a ball, a baby, and bed.
Kindergarten to 2nd Grade
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Color the pictures that begin with the /b/ sound.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
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Write the correct b-word for each picture.  Includes a word list.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
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Trace and say the words that start with /b/ and color the pictures.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
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Write the words that contain the /b/ sound.  Includes word list.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
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Color the words that contain the /b/ sound.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
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Circle B and b in the letter box.  Then, practice writing B and b.  Also, think up a word that starts with b and draw it.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
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Brainstorm a list of eight words with the /b/ sound. 
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
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Brainstorm a list of words that have B at the beginning, middle, or end.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
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There are plenty of words that start with B in this beach scene.  How many can you see?
Kindergarten
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Build-a-Word
Cut the letters and arrange them to make the words bed and bat.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
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Cut out the letters and use them to make the words ball and bug.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
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Word Wheel
This phonics word wheel includes the words box, but, bug, big, bag, bed, and bad.
Kindergarten to 2nd Grade
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Card Games & Sorts
Match the words and pictures that begin with the /b/ sound.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
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Sort the pictures into two groups: Words that start with b, and words that do not start with b.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
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Sort the /b/ words into five word families: -ab, -eb, -ib, -ob, and -ub.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade
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Craft
Make a beautiful Letter B hat! Print this hat on card stock. Then cut it out along the black lines. Color it in. Then assemble with glue or tape.
Pre-K and Kindergarten Grade
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