Printable Worksheets for Kids

boy writing on a worksheet

This collection of free printable worksheets for kids focuses on spelling and language skills, especially for the early grades. You can find more of our fantastic worksheets here:

You'll find lots of great reproducibles in the last that follows to add some pizzazz to your language and spelling program. Be sure to scroll through the entire list and try several today!

Printable Worksheets for Kids in preK-K*

the letters ABCD

Alphabet printables: All spelling begins with letters. These worksheets cover ABC order for beginners. For grades preK-1.

ABC Fill-Ins: Two pages give students practice in completing the alphabet, then finding letters that spell a few kid-friendly words.  For preK-K.

What's Cooking? Three cut-and-paste worksheets require kids to sort capital letters from lower letters. For preK-K.

yellow school bus

Circle Sounds 1:  Fun circle maze featuring words that begin with B. Kids need to find the right pictures then color their way through the maze. For preK-Gr1.

Circle Sounds 2: Another fun page, this time featuring words that begin with P.  For preK-Gr1.

girl with megaphone, shouting ABC!

ABC Puzzlers: This free alphabet worksheet asks kids to complete a dot-to-dot and identify the letters of the alphabet in order.
For preK-K.

Letter Lines - Two fun worksheets that ask kids to read, copy and spell some simple three and four letter words. Perfect for kids who are eager to learn to read! For preK-Gr1.

What's Last? Two cute pages in which kids need to say the names of some common objects and identify their ending sounds. K-Gr1

colorful duck

Sight Words Worksheets - This simple, appealing worksheets provide important practice in recognizing some of the Dolch nouns. They'll also need to pay close attention to correct spelling.  Gr. K-2

literacy worksheet

Literacy Worksheets for Early Learners: 3 fun reproducibles your kids can customize. Grades K-1.

Rhyme Time  Two cute printables to give early learners practice in identifying rhyming words with short and long vowel sounds. Gr. 1-2.

part of a phonics worksheet

Easy phonics worksheets - 5 free first grade worksheets provide practice with simple short vowel words. Here's a peek at part of one of the pages. Each page is bit different. Grades K-1.

Don't miss our collection of Free Phonics Worksheets!

More Worksheets for Grades 1-2*

First Grade Worksheets : A special collection for first graders, but some can work with kids a bit older and younger. Try them all! Grades K-2.

First Grade Spelling Puzzles: Early learners love to solve our simple crossword and word search puzzles! These fun formats provide lots of enjoyable spelling practice. 

people puzzler figures

People puzzler page: Students complete word spellings of Dolch nouns. Great practice for students in grades 1-2.

A Fun Day: 1st grade reading and spelling worksheet - Give your students reading and spelling practice with this customized story. Grades 1-2.

Start the Picture first grade worksheet

Start the Picture and Winter Fun - 2 free printable worksheets for kids provide practice with beginning consonants and consonant blends. Cute clip art to keep your child interested. Grades K-1

My New Job: Another reading and spelling worksheet for your students to individualize. A fun way to gain language skills! Grades 1-2

Get In Shape word scramble worksheet

Word Scrambles - 2 worksheets with sets of familiar words to boost kids' vocabulary and spelling skills. Scrambled words provide a fun, puzzle-y format for a nice change! For grades 1-3.

Word family worksheets - Worksheet and booklet templates so your students can practice spelling any word family anytime! Grades 1-2.

Paw Print worksheet for number word and addition practice

Number word practice - 3 printable worksheets to practice spelling and simple addition and subtraction facts. The fun twists I've added will make your kids want to finish each page correctly! Gr K-1.

Homework worksheets - 2 pages that are especially simple to do at home. String the letters to complete sight words, or find the hidden color words and write them correctly inside the crayons. Gr. K-2.

big green tree

2nd Grade Worksheets : A fun collection of printable worksheets for kids in second grade. Some pages will benefit kids a bit older or younger, so be sure to check them out! For grades 1-3.

Lots of Leaves - Kids practice identifying long and short vowels sounds in these free printable worksheets. Grades 1-2.

Zoo-y Story - second grade writing worksheet

A Zoo-y Day! - A delightful way for students to practice reading and spelling as they write their very own goofy story about a trip to the zoo. Every story will be different!

Fill-In the Family - Kids identify words in the same word family within a sentence, then add another word from the same family to complete the sentence. Great way to practice reading comprehension  and  spelling!

word search puzzle in the shape of an 8

Mini Word Search puzzles - Try this super-fun way to practice some of the most commonly misspelled words in elementary grades with these printable worksheets for kids. 

2nd Grade Phonics Worksheets -  "Finish the Word" and "Match the Word Endings" are two colorful pages for basic phonics practice

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!

*Grade levels are subjective. Be sure to review several worksheets to find the ones that are best for your child or students.

Easy Crossword Puzzles for Kids

Try several from my brand new collection! Here are some of my favorites.

big green tree

Find the Misspellings Crossword  Kids love to find mistakes! To complete this page, they'll need to find one misspelled word in each sentence and write it correctly in the puzzle.

Scrambled Animals Crossword - Unscramble the names of 15 well-known animals and write them correctly into the puzzle. It's more fun than a barrel of monkeys!

Spelling Practice eBooks

AnyWord Spelling Practice Series

Check out our AnyWord Book Series! Three eBooks of fun worksheets, games and partner activities that you can use with Any Spelling Words!

More Printable Worksheets for Kids in Upper Grades

Here's a quick peek at a few worksheets for grades 3-5. See the entire list here.

a pair of pears

Homonym Pairs - Or is it pears? This fun page requires students to select the correct homonym in ten sentences. Then they'll find their answers in a pear-shaped maze! For grades 3-5.

Double Letter Animal Word Search:  Supply the missing pair of letters, then find each of the 40 animal names in the word search puzzle. Fun spelling practice for any age!

Wacky packages! - Find the spelling errors on these whimsical boxes.  For grades 4-6.  One of our most popular printable worksheets for kids!


> Printable Worksheets for preK-2


Fun Spelling Worksheets for Grades 1/2  50 All-new reproducible pages for early learners!

 AnyWord Spelling Practice Series Worksheets, games & prompts that work with almost ANY spelling words! 

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Spelling Bee Toolboxes for Grades 3/5 and 6/8   All the resources you need for a successful bee! On Sale!

Monumental Spelling Bee Lists with definitions, sentences and language of origin

Colossal Spelling Bee ebooks

Colossal Spelling Bee Word Lists  Definitions, parts of speech & sentences included for 600 words, at two levels 

100 Difficult Spelling Bee Words, Definitions & Sentences  Our toughest list, for upper grades and adults!

600 Spelling Bee Words & Sentences for Gr 3/5 & 6/8 Extra words & sentences at two levels

Spelling Bee Primer New comprehensive resource for students and families!


101 Word Play Puzzlers   Discover the FUN of letters & words as you solve each unique puzzle. Great vocabulary & spelling practice!

 Joyous Christmas Word Play Puzzlers    Puzzles for all ages about the true meaning of Christmas!   Learn more >>