If you’re looking for some stupendous letter S worksheets to complete with your kindergarten and preschool kids, then look no further! You’ll find a wonderful group of resources and activities to add to your child’s morning work.
This post is part of the Alphabet Letter Printables Series
Letter S Teaching Ideas
Start by giving your child some ideas of what words begin with the S. See how many words the two of you can come up with. Here are some ideas to get you started.
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Hands-On Letter S Activities
Then create a sensory bin of sand. It’s a simple activity that kids love. Fill a bin with sand and then add objects, pictures, and the letter S. Young children will happily spend hours playing in the sand without a lot of prep work on your part.
You can also create snakes from play dough. Slither around the house like snakes, or pretend to be different animals whose names begin with S.
Make a picture collage of S words. Don’t forget to say the name of each picture as you glue it to the collage.
Pull out various stamps along with the ink pads and have your child stamp the paper. Display the stamped paper on your fridge.
Another fun idea is to try coloring on sandpaper. Cutting sandpaper out in the shape of the letter S is a creative way to help younger children learn the letter S.
Free Letter S Printable Worksheets
Be sure to scroll to the bottom of this post to gain access to our free letter S printable worksheets that includes: letter S coloring page, letter S tracing page that can also be colored, and a printable letter S poster that can be laminated for a wall chart. Also included is a find the letter S worksheet and do a dot printables.
Letter S Worksheets
Be sure to check out this list of free letter S worksheets that you can print out to use with your younger children.
Letter S Tracing Worksheets
These printable worksheets are the first step to teaching your children letter formation. Kids get to practice writing uppercase letters and lowercase letters while developing their fine motor skills.
Free Letter S Tracing Worksheet | S is for snail! This free printable worksheet has children writing both capital letters and small letters.
Tracing the Letter S s | Trace the uppercase and lowercase S on this fun letter worksheet.
Letter S Recognition Worksheets
Letter recognition worksheets are great practice for kids learning to identify the different letters of the English alphabet.
Hidden Letter Worksheet – Letter S | Color the capital S and the lowercase S different colors to find the hidden image.
Letter Recognition & Phonics Worksheet – S | This letter worksheet focuses both on letter recognition and phonics.
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Letter S Phonics Worksheets
Once kids can recognize the letter S, it’s time to introduce them to letter sounds!
Phonemic Awareness and Phonics: Letter S | On this webpage, you’ll find a bunch of letter writing worksheets and printable activities to help your children develop phonemic awareness. The printable letter S worksheets also do a great job of introducing the letter S sound.
Beginning Sounds: Free Letter S Worksheet | This free letter S worksheet will help your child learn about the letter S and its sound.
Letter S Sound Worksheet | This letter S sound worksheet has kids color all the pictures of words beginning with the letter S. It’s a creative way to introduce the sound to your children.
Letter S Cut and Paste Worksheets
Cut and paste worksheets are fun educational activities that kids love. They can cut and paste sight words, letters S, or pictures.
Trace, Cut, and Paste Letter S Worksheet | Cut out the pictures on the dotted lines and then paste them next to the letter S.
Cut and Paste the Letter S | Cut out the letter S and paste it on the worksheet. If you like, you can also print the cursive letter S worksheets so your child can practice recognizing cursive letters as well.
Letter S Find the Letter Worksheets
You’ll find different worksheets that help your child learn to recognize the letter S when it’s with another letter of the alphabet.
S Is For Sun: Find the Letter Worksheet | Color every single S you can find on these fun worksheets.
Find and Color the Letter S | Pull out the coloring supplies to have your child find and color every letter S on this printable page.
Missing Letter Worksheets
The goal is to fill in the missing letters on these missing letter worksheets.
Fill In The Missing Letter S | Fill in the missing letter S at the beginning of these letter S words.
Missing Letter Alphabet Worksheet | These alphabet worksheets are a great way to help your kids learn their ABCs. Just have them fill in the missing alphabet letter.
Free Printable Apple Missing Letter Worksheet | This alphabet worksheet has children fill in the missing upper case letter in the English alphabet.
Letter S Matching Worksheets
These matching worksheets have kids match pictures to letters or uppercase and lowercase letters of the alphabet.
Letter S Sound Word Pictures: Matching Letters to Pictures | Match the pictures to the letter S. This is a fun addition to your study of the letter S sound.
Match Uppercase and Lowercase Letters | Match the upper case letter with the lower case letter with this fun alphabet worksheet.
Uppercase and Lowercase Letter Match | These are more fun letter matching worksheets where kids match the capital and small letters of the alphabet.
Letter S Coloring Pages
Pull out your coloring supplies and have fun coloring these letter S worksheets. Kids will love using the alphabet coloring pages to make alphabet books or simply artwork to hang on the wall.
Coloring Pages: Letter S | Choose from a variety of letter S coloring pages which ones you’d like to print out and color with your kids.
Printable Letter S Coloring Pages | Scroll down and pick your favorite letter S coloring pages to print, color, and display!
Letter Activities for the Letter S
Are you looking for a fun game, craft, or activity to enjoy with your kids? Then check out these sweet letter S ideas your kids will adore.
18 Sweet Letter S Crafts and Activities | Make a seahorse, spider, or skunk with your children!
Activities and Fun Ideas for the Letter S | You’ll find some fun ideas for studying the letter S such as making spider webs, a salty surprise, or a paper roll snake.
Letter S Dot Marker Printables
Dot marker printables are fun for kids young and old to decorate. You can pull out the markers, but you can also pull out the glue and small pieces of paper to use instead.
10 Free Dot Marker Printables: Letter S | You’ll find a great variety of dot marker printables for your children to complete. These include pictures, small letter S, capital S, along with letter S searches to complete.
Uppercase Do a Dot Letter S | Find the letter S and put a dot on it.
Dot Painting: Letter S | Use cotton swabs and paint to decorate this letter S to your child’s heart’s content. Then make sure you put the dot painting on display in your house.
Download Letter S Printables
We have created a free Letter S Printables Worksheet Pack that you can use to teach your little ones. Print off as many copies as you need for children in your household and use over and over again for alphabet learning practice.
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Sara Dennis is a veteran homeschool mom of six who’s still homeschooling her two youngest kids after the older four have graduated, entered college, and moved on to adult life. She blogs at Classically Homeschooling.