Printable Phonics Worksheets

Initial Consonant Sounds - j, k, l

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On this phonics worksheet, students will write the first letter of some easily-recognizable objects. Then they'll write more words of their own for each of the three featured consonants.

Use the links at the bottom of the page to find more phonics printables at different levels of difficulty and for different vowel and consonant sounds.

Phonics Worksheet  with J, K and L Words

On this page, students will add the correct beginning consonant for each picture. We've chosen easily recognizable images so that children can work on their own. Students will also write more words that begin with the same letters.

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Teaching tip: Be sure to include a variety of experiences for your early learners. Phonics can best be learned through hearing, reading and writing. Teach words in context, and use new words over and over again. Use oral lessons, books, worksheets and games.

More Phonics Resources

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Fun Preschool Phonics Games - 3 simple adaptations of familiar formats with a phonics twist.   

Phonics Flashcards 26 printable cards with letters and pictures, plus ideas for using them.

Picture Perfect! - Here's a fun printable phonics game in which children identify long vowel words.

Picture This Phonic Game - We think your early learners will enjoy this activity featuring short vowel words.  Which player can cover the most pictures?

Be sure to check out our collection of Fun Spelling Worksheets for grades 1 and 2.  You'll find lots of all-new pages, not on the website, to help boost your first and second graders' spelling and phonics skills!

Letter Lane - A phomenic awareness board game that features beginning consonant sounds for the letters b,d,f and m. No reading is necessary.

Which One and Alphabetical Objects: Two free preschool activities that you can do with your child around the house, in the car, or in the classroom. The only supplies required are a few everyday items.

As your students grow in their learning, please remember to keep coming back to Spelling Words Well! We have a huge assortment of spelling resources for grades preK through adults.


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