Short E Worksheets

Our free, printable short "e" worksheets are proof that learning the short "e" sound doesn't have to be a dreary affair. While it's true that drumming the sound into the heads of the young phonic stars is a tried and tested method, we hope to bring more excitement on board with pioneering worksheets that drive this sound home through activities that are mostly attractively themed and beautifully presented. Part of the party in our short "e" worksheet pdfs is finding short "e" names of pictures from jumbles of words and completing sentences using short "e" words given.

These worksheets are exclusively prepared for the use of children in grade 1 and grade 2.

CCSS: RF.1.2.A

Identifying Words with Short E Sound

How would you like to chew some flavored popcorn as you practice the short "e" sound? This worksheet has soft, light popcorn kernels all over it. While not all kernels contain short "e" words, some do. Identify and color the kernels with the short "e".

Identifying Words with Short E Sound

Short E Cut-and-Glue Activity

Children will be pleased as Punch to complete this short "e" worksheet. They cut the letter cards, arrange the cards correctly to give the pictures their short "e" names, and glue the cards accordingly. They also write the words separately.

Short E Cut-and-Glue Activity

Circling Pictures Whose Names Contain a Short E Sound

Explore how the combination of short "e" pictures and non-short "e" pictures coheres perfectly so 1st grade and 2nd grade children prove their phonic chops by identifying words with the short "e" sound and writing these newfound words in the given space.

Circling Pictures Whose Names Contain a Short E Sound

Finding Short E Names of Pictures from Word Jumbles

This activity from our printable short "e" worksheets, where children find the short "e" name of each picture from the jumble of words and write the word as directed, shows how much we care about dreaming up new ways of presenting the short "e".

Finding Short E Names of Pictures from Word Jumbles

Completing Sentences Using Short E Words Given

Be it at the store, at school, or at the orchard, the short "e" can pop up pretty much in every walk of life. Grade 1 and grade 2 children will have firsthand experience of this as they complete sentences with correct short "e" words from the box in this pdf.

Completing Sentences Using Short E Words Given