Phonemes Worksheets

Kindle children's imagination with our free, printable phonemes worksheets and demystify how the alphabetic writing system represents spoken words! Beat into their head the fact that the letters, both separately or in combination, represent single speech sounds. Give children repeated and intense practice using our phonemes worksheets pdf with exercises like segmenting phonemes, counting phonemes, and blending phonemes and let them, for example, identify that /t/ in the words tea, cat, and mat is a phoneme just as /sh/ in shoe and /th/ is tooth are phonemes. Explore more of this excitement with our fun phoneme activities.

Our phonemes worksheets are ideal for students in kindergarten and grade 1.

CCSS: RF.K.2, RF.1.2

Counting Phonemes and Coloring Pictures

Facilitate a meteoric growth in children's ability to recognize printed words with this counting phonemes worksheet! Sound the name of each picture and find how many phonemes are in it. Record your answer by coloring the correct pictures in each type.

Counting Phonemes and Coloring Pictures

Dotting the Number of Phonemes

Charm the novice readers in kindergarten into making phonological awareness a beloved pastime, by instructing them to stretch each word, count the number of phonemes in it, and color the numbers to register the phoneme count of each word.

Dotting the Number of Phonemes

Segmenting Phonemes

Exude tons of infectious enthusiasm with this segmenting phonemes worksheet for 1st grade, where 3-phoneme words like hat and bike pilot you through the task as you observe the pictures, write their names, and write the three phonemes in it.

Segmenting Phonemes

Isolating Phonemes Using Elkonin Boxes

Continue to alleviate children's reading and spelling difficulties with our printable phonemes worksheets! In this exercise that uses Elkonin Boxes for ease of instruction, count the four phonemes in each word and write the phonemes in the boxes.

Isolating Phonemes Using Elkonin Boxes

Blending Phonemes to Name Pictures

Watch grade 1 students become increasingly word-conscious and maintain higher levels of accuracy while reading, as you introduce them to this pdf and task them with spotting and highlighting the phonemes that when knit together name each picture.

Blending Phonemes to Name Pictures