Use these first grade language arts worksheets for vocabulary development, spelling practice and with a FUN theme! First graders need a wide variety of ways to learn language. The worksheets found on this page engage student's reading, writing and spelling skills for well-rounded language arts practice.
On each of these worksheets, students must arrange each set of letters in the right order to spell a word on a certain topic. We've chosen words that should be familiar to most first grade students. Each worksheet also comes with an answer key.
Teachers & Parents: It's easy to make more of your own worksheets following the pattern of the ones above. Use words from our 1st grade spelling list and some cute clip art. You'll be done in no time!
You may also find these resources to be helpful for your first grade students:
Literacy worksheets - Each child completes his pages his way! Lots of fun in these customizable language arts worksheets
Consonant worksheets for first grade - Beginning consonants and consonant blends are featured on these printables
First grade phonics worksheets - 5 free printables provide practice with simple short vowel words.
String Things and Hidden Color Words- Two fun formats for spelling practice with words every first grader needs to know.
practice - 3 printable worksheets to reinforce spelling and simple
addition and subtraction facts. The fun twists I've added will make
your kids want to
finish each page correctly.
A Fun Day: 1st grade reading and spelling worksheet- Give your students reading, writing and spelling practice with this individualized story.
My New Job: Another first grade language arts worksheet for your first grader to individualize. What a fun way to gain language skills! These are also fun to illustrate!
Lots of Leaves - Practice in identifying long and short vowels sounds on this kid-friendly page.
Make sure your students practice words from all of these lists:
First Grade Vocabulary Words 1st graders will enjoy this great list of 175 words! Find them first in alphabetical order, then secondly, see 100 of the words in 9 popular categories including sports, people, animals, the outdoors, compound words and more! Use these words to build vocabulary skills in ESL students and every other student, too! What about desert with a dragon, or lunch with a llama?