X marks the spot! If you’re looking for some amazing letter X worksheets and activities you can enjoy with your younger children, then you’ll love this collection of letter X worksheets that round out your entire letter of the week series.
This post is part of the Alphabet Letter Printables Series
Letter X Teaching Ideas
Other than telling your child X marks the spot, you can introduce the letter X by letting your child know what words X stands for.
X is for…
- X-ray fish
Another idea is to give kids words that end in the letter X.
X is at the end of…
Hands-On Letter X Activities
Other ideas for fun preschool lessons are to hide a treasure box in your backyard and give your child a map. Be sure to tell your kid that the letter X marks the spot where the treasure box is hidden.
Pull out pretzel sticks and make a bunch of letter Xs to eat as a snack.
Head outside with a box of chalk and cover the driveway and sidewalk with as many letter Xs as you possibly can. Then count the number of Xs you were able to write.
Cut a letter X out of sandpaper. Trace the X using your fingers to make sure your child knows how to write the letter.
Use glue to trace a letter X on a piece of paper. Then use beans, dried peas, or noodles to cover the glue. Then allow your child to paint the paper. You’ll end up with a fun and decorative X to hang in your house.
Letter X Worksheets
You’ll find a great list of printable activities and worksheets you can download as you study this interesting letter. After you’ve printed the pages you want, be sure to place them in a 3-ring binder to store. They’re a great addition to a literacy center.
Free Letter X Printable Worksheets
Be sure to scroll to the bottom of this post to gain access to our free letter X printable worksheets that includes: letter X coloring page, letter X tracing page that can also be colored, and a printable letter X poster that can be laminated for a wall chart. Also included is a find the letter X worksheet and do a dot printables.
Letter X Tracing Worksheets
These letter tracing worksheets are a great way to help your children develop the fine motor skills they need for first-grade work. Printable letter tracing is a great fine motor skill and will also help kids remember the letters.
Printable Letter X Tracing Worksheets | These free printable worksheets will help your child learn letter formation as they write uppercase and lowercase letter X.
Free Letter X Tracing Worksheets | X is for Xylophone! Your kids will love writing the letter X with this fun printable page.
Letter X Recognition Worksheets
Letter recognition is an important early literacy skill young children need to develop before they learn to read.
Circle the Uppercase Letter X | Circle every capital letter X that you can find on this free resource.
Recognition Worksheet: Letter X | Use a dot marker to mark every single X you can find on this worksheet.
Identification Activity and Test Sheets: Letter X | This letter X identification worksheet set has a wide variety of different activities your children can complete to develop their letter recognition skills.
Letter X Phonics Worksheets
Once your children have mastered recognizing the letter X, they are ready to learn the letter sound. These letter worksheets will give you some educational activities to print and enjoy with your kids. You can also print a free phonics chart to help teach letter sounds.
Phonics and Phonemic Awareness Worksheets | This webpage has a variety of fun activities to help your children learn the sound of the letter X.
Phonics Worksheet: Letter X | This free letter X worksheet has several different activities to help your child learn all about the letter X and its sound.
Which Pictures Have the X Sound | Have your child figure out which pictures have the X sound within the word.
Letter X Cut and Paste Worksheets
Kids love it when cutting and pasting are part of their education. All the kids need to do is to cut on the dotted line, figure out the solution, and paste the answer into place. These free cut and paste worksheets are sure to be a hit with your early learner.
Cut and Paste F-O-X | Spell the word FOX by cutting and pasting the letters into their proper spot.
Trace, Cut, and Paste Letter X | Trace the letter X. Then cut the two pictures and paste them into their spot next to the letter X.
Printable: Cut and Paste the Letter X | Cut the pictures, figure out which ones have the X sound, and paste them into the X house.
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Letter X Find the Letter Worksheets
These free find the letter worksheets will challenge your child to identify the letter X. Especially when it’s mixed up with other letters of the alphabet!
Color the Squares with the Letter X | This find the letter worksheet has children only color the squares with the letter X inside of them.
Find the Letter X | Find the letter X when it’s mixed in with a bunch of other small letters.
Free Color Each X Worksheet | Uppercase letter Xs are hiding in a bunch of other uppercase letters of the alphabet.
Letter X Missing Letter Worksheets
These missing letter alphabet worksheets have kids fill in the missing letter of different spelling words or in the alphabet. These are great kids worksheets to keep in your literacy center.
Fill In The Missing Letter X | The letter X is missing at the end of these words. Your child will need to fill in the missing lowercase X to complete the words.
Cut and Paste the Missing Letter X | Cut on the dotted lines and then paste the lowercase letter X into its spot on the worksheet.
Free Halloween Missing Letter Worksheet | Finish the entire alphabet as your child fills in the missing letter on this alphabet letter printable.
Letter X Matching Worksheets
You’ll find a great variety of worksheets and printables for your children to complete. Play free memory matching games for kids, match words to pictures, or capital letters to small letters. These worksheets are a fun way to supplement a letter of the week curriculum.
Cut and Match the Word to the Picture | These words have the letter X in them. Cut them out and paste them next to the correct picture.
Match Uppercase and Lowercase Letters | Match the upper case letters and lower case letters in this fun matching worksheet.
Match the Letter X Pictures | Play this fun memory game and match the letter X pictures together. It’s a great way to study the letter X.
Letter X Coloring Pages
You’ll find a variety of worksheets to download and print for your children to color. Just print off the pages you like and you’ll have enough cute coloring pages for the entire week.
Coloring Pages: Letter X | You’ll find both detailed letter Xs and simple letter Xs to print for your children to color.
Free Letter X Coloring Pages | There’s a nice selection of letter X coloring pages that even include an X-ray fish for your children to color.
Printable Letter X Coloring Pages | Older kids and younger kids will love coloring and decorating these letter X coloring pages.
Letter Activities for the Letter X
Complete an X-ray craft, an X footprint craft, or make a letter X treasure map. You’ll find hours of fun for you and your children among these various crafts and activities.
12 Letter X Crafts and Activities | This website has tons of fun ideas for you to complete such as an X-ray playdoh activity or painting the letter X.
15 Simple Letter X Crafts and Activities | Complete a letter X collage, find secret letters, or make a letter X writing tray.
Letter X Activities and Fun Ideas for Kids | You’ll find some stupendous activities and fun ideas on this webpage. You can make X borders, play large-scale tic-tac-toe, make X-shaped cookies, and more!
Letter X Dot Marker Printables
Dot marker printables are fun for kids of all ages. Pull out the dot markers. Grab your art supplies. Assign your kids the fun task of decorating the dot marker printables to hang around your home.
Dot Marker Painting: Letter X | Plaster stickers and dots all over this letter X dot marker printable. Remind your child to say the X sound as they decorate the printable.
10 Free Dot Marker Pages: Letter X | This printable set has a bunch of different dot marker printables such as a letter X, a letter hunt, or a xylophone.
Letter X Dot Marker Page | This letter X dot marker printable features an adorable fox along with the letter X. It will look awesome once it’s decorated and hanging in your house.
Download Letter X Worksheets
We have created a free Letter X Printables Worksheet Pack that you can use to teach your little ones the letter X. 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.