Short A Worksheets

Kick-start your journey with our free, printable short "a" worksheets! Let it be deeply ingrained in kids' minds that while the short "a" mostly falls in the middle of a word, it sometimes happens to be at the beginning too. Get working on our short "a" worksheet pdfs for more!

These free short "a" pdf worksheets are ideal for kids in grade 1 and grade 2.

CCSS: RF.1.2.A

Identifying Words with Short A Sound

Bat around the short "a" sound with this identifying short "a" sounds worksheet! Task 1st grade kids with reading the word and coloring all examples of short "a".

Identifying Words with Short A Sound

Circling Pictures Whose Names Have a Short A Sound

Bag a fun collection of words with a short "a" sound! Let kids say the name of each picture aloud and circle the ones whose names have a short "a" sound.

Circling Pictures Whose Names Have a Short A Sound

Coloring the Short A Word in Each Pair

Grade 1 kids explore a curious way of churning out short "a" words with this short "a" pdfs, where they identify the mittens that have a short "a" word.

Coloring the Short A Word in Each Pair

Completing Sentences with Short A Words from the Box

Watch your 2nd grade kids' practice come full-circle with this printable worksheet on completing sentences with short "a" words.

Completing Sentences with Short A Words from the Box

Tracing and Writing Short A Names

Anchor the short "a" sound by grabbing this short "a" worksheet pdf, where grade 2 kids trace and write the short "a" name of each picture.

Tracing and Writing Short A Names

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