Our worksheets for first grade and kindergarten will help strengthen your child's spelling skills. The two printables on this page feature beginning consonants and beginning consonant blends. Be sure to try them both, along with many of the other suggested pages below.
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Kids use pictures to figure out the first letters of ten well-known objects. Beginning consonants used: b, c, h, j, k, l m, n, p, s
Students choose the correct consonant blend to finish spelling 10 words in some wintry scenes. Blends used can be seen in the snapshot.
You'll find lots more pages on our site of first grade or kindergarten students. Here are just a few examples:
First grade phonics worksheets - Check out the 5 free, full-sized printables that provide practice with simple short vowel words. Give kids solid, basic practice in spelling and writing.
String Things and Hidden Color Words- Two fun formats for spelling practice with words every first grader needs to know. Kids string together frequently used words on one page. They'll find hidden color words on crayons on the other one.
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. Kids can complete the page several times, each time with a different outcome.
Lots of Leaves - Practice in identifying long and short vowels sounds on this kid-friendly page.
Crazy Quilt - Students will practice the letters p, q, and r as initial sounds, then color a quilt!
Make sure your students practice words from all of these lists. These are some of the most commonly used words in first grade reading and writing exercises. Success with these words is important!