Letter S

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

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Color the pictures that begin with the /s/ sound.
Kindergarten and 1st Grades
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Student read about a snake, snail, snow, and a star.
Kindergarten to 2nd Grades
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Write the correct /s/ word for each picture.  Includes a word list.
Kindergarten and 1st Grades
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Sort the pictures into two groups: Words begin with letter s, and words that don't begin with s.
Kindergarten and 1st Grades
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Match the words and pictures that begin with the /s/ sound.
Kindergarten and 1st Grades
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Cut the letters and arrange them to make the words six and star.
Kindergarten and 1st Grades
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Cut the letters and arrange them  onthe page to make the words snow and sled.
Kindergarten and 1st Grades
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Spin the wheel to make words that start with S, including sat, set, sit, sud, saw, so, and see.
Kindergarten to 2nd Grades
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Trace and say the words that start with /s/ and color the pictures.
Kindergarten and 1st Grades
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Circle S and s in the letter box.  Then, practice writing letters S, s.  Think up a word that starts with S and draw an illustration.
Kindergarten and 1st Grades
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Brainstorm a list of words with the /s/ sound, like say and snake.
Kindergarten and 1st Grades
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Look for words that start with /s/ in this underwater sea scene.  Can you spot the sea?  The swordfish?  The seahorse?  The starfish?
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Color the words that contain the /s/ sound.
Kindergarten and 1st Grades
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Write the words that contain the /s/ sound.  Includes word list.
Kindergarten and 1st Grades
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Sort the pictures and words into three groups - words that start with /s/, words that have /s/ in the middle, and words that end with /s/
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Sounds /s/ and /z/
Sort the words into two groups: those that make the /s/ sound (like grass and spell) and those that make the /z/ sound (like has and was).
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