Phonics & Phonemic Awareness: Letter X

Use these phonics worksheets to help students recognize and read the /x/ sound made by the letter x.

Most of the worksheets on this page align with the Common Core Standards. To see CCSS connections, simply click the common core icon Common Core.

Match the picture cards with the words that start with the letters x, y, and z.
Kindergarten and 1st Grades
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Read about the fox, the box, the ax, the ox, and the exit.
Kindergarten to 2nd Grades
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Cut out the letter squares and arrange them in order to make the words box and fox.
Kindergarten Grade
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Cut the letter boxes and glue them in order to create the word x-ray.
Kindergarten Grade
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Spin the wheel to make words that have an X in them, such as exit, fox, box, ox, and ax.
Kindergarten to 2nd Grades
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Circle X and x in the letter box. Then, practice writing X and x. Also, think up a word that starts with x and draw it.
Kindergarten and 1st Grades
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Brainstorm a list of words with the /ks/ sound, like extra and box.
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Mini-Books

Very basic mini-books with simple letter sounds.