These free printable preschool worksheets provide early learners with practice in matching pairs of words. Kids will also begin to read easy words that are clearly identified with simple pictures.
You'll need lots of resources to keep your youngsters learning. So after you're finished with this pair of worksheets, be sure to check out the links to worksheets and games near the bottom of the page!
In this page, students will look at the picture and read the word that names it. Then they will look at three more words in the same row and circle the one that is exactly the same as the first word on the left.
Printable Version of Both Pages
Kids will follow the same directions on this second page.
Make some blank grids like the ones above. Ask students to work in pairs to make their own new worksheets with simple pictures and short words such as fan, man, bee, rat, sad, ten, net, book, elf, bus, wig, and so on.
Here are some more printable preschool worksheets to promote fun learning.
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!
Circles and Sounds: Fun pages require students to identify pictures by their beginning sounds, then color their way through a small maze.
All spelling begins with letters.
These free printable preschool worksheets cover ABC order for beginners.
Literacy Worksheets for Early Learners: 3 fun pages that your kids can customize.
What's Cooking? Three cut-and-paste worksheets require kids to sort capital letters from lower letters.
Rhyme Time! Kids will say the name of the first picture in each row, trace the word, find another picture in the same row that rhymes with the first picture, and then color all the pictures. This is FUN phonics practice! A second page features long vowel sounds.
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Free Alphabet Games - "Secret Letters" and "Order, Please!" Two easy games to play with a group of early learners.
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.
ABC Phonics Poem
- A fun and funny way
to learn about initial sounds!
A Pickle or a Tickle: Fun preschool game for children! Your students will need to listen carefully to initial consonant sounds as they play these entertaining games.
ABC Pop-Up - One of the simplest games around. That makes it perfect for young students and busy teachers!
Think-a-Spell eBook: 365 Brain Teasers and Spelling Challenges for Ages 10 to Adult
AnyWord Spelling Practice Series Worksheets, games & prompts that work with almost ANY spelling words!
Fun Spelling Worksheets for Grades 1/2 50 All-new reproducible pages for early learners!