Are you ready to transform your alphabet-learning adventures? Tired of boring alphabet worksheets? Our exclusive collection of Free Printable Letter S Alphabet Worksheets is designed to enhance your child’s understanding of the letter S is a great way to get started. These worksheets make the journey of mastering the alphabet so much fun! Perfect for parents, teachers, and caregivers, this easy-prep alphabet printable for preschoolers and kindergarteners offers a wide variety of activities to suit various learning preferences for easy differentiation.

Free printable letter S alphabet worksheets for preschool and kindergarten

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Printable Letter S Alphabet Worksheet Supplies:

  • Printer/Ink
  • Laminating Supplies (optional)
  • Scissors
  • Glue Stick
  • Crayon/Pencil
  • Dot Marker
  • Dice

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Letter S Alphabet Worksheets Early Literacy Activities

LETTER TRACING WORKSHEETS FOR PRESCHOOL

Getting the hang of letters and their sounds is super important when you’re a preschooler or kindergartener who is learning to read and write. With these kindergarten letter worksheets, you can totally tackle questions like:

What letters look like the letter S?

How can I use curves to make the letter S?

How does a lowercase s look similar and different to a uppercase S?

The letter tracing worksheets (free) can be used for preschool and/or Kindergarten students. The BEST part is when you laminate the printable activities you can reuse them time and time again.

The free letter tracing worksheets will allow your child to practice skill such as:

  • Tracing uppercase letters and lowercase letters
  • Independently writing uppercase and lowercase letters
  • Sorting letters and letter sounds
  • Reading simple sight words and sentences and coloring page
  • Fine motor skills with dot-the-letter
  • Fine motor skills with playdough mat
  • Roll (dice, count, and write)

I love all of the differentiation in the tracing letter worksheets! Using multiple ways of teaching and learning there are many great ways for kids to learn and have fun!

Need additional materials for writing centers? I’ve got you covered! Have a child that needs extra practice with fine motor skills? Look no further!

In addition to learning about letters and letter formation here are some more ideas for what you can teach about using the preschool letter worksheets:

  • What other letters have a curve like S?
  • How many S’s did you count? Can you find and color them?
  • Can you show me how your mouth moves when you say “S”? Describe that to me.
  • What’s the next letter of the alphabet?

Learning Letters and Beginning Sounds with Letter S Alphabet Worksheets

Letter sounds worksheets

ASKING STUDENTS TO RECOGNIZE LETTERS AND RECALL THE SOUNDS THEY MAKE IS AN IMPORTANT STEP IN DECODING AND SEGMENTING WORDS. USING THE LETTER FORMATION WORKSHEETS STUDENTS CAN ANSWER QUESTIONS LIKE:

  • How do I best sort the pictures of things that do and do not start with the ‘S’ sound?
  • What materials can I use to create a letter S?
  • What is the difference between the letter S and the letter C? How do they look the same? Different?

Pre-Writing Skills with Letter S Alphabet Worksheets


Using alphabet worksheets offers a range of benefits for learners, especially in the early stages of education. Here are several reasons why you should consider incorporating alphabet worksheets into your teaching or learning activities:

  1. Foundational Learning: Alphabet worksheets provide a structured and systematic approach to teaching the fundamental building blocks of language. They help establish a strong foundation for reading, writing, and communication skills.
  2. Visual and Tactile Learning: Many early learners benefit from a combination of visual and tactile learning experiences. These hands-on worksheets include engaging activities, and hands-on exercises that cater to different learning styles making differentiation easy.
  3. Skill Reinforcement: These free printable alphabet worksheets offer a way for learners to reinforce their understanding of letters, their sounds, and their visual representations. Repetition using a variety activities helps solidify knowledge.
  4. Readiness for School: Alphabet worksheets can help children get ready for school by introducing them to the basics of letter. They can build a child’s confidence with letters before entering a classroom setting.

More Pre-Writing Skills Using the Letter S Alphabet Worksheets

  1. Enhanced Motor Skills: Pre-writing activities, such as tracing letters and coloring within designated spaces on worksheets, help develop fine motor skills in young children. This is crucial for later skills like writing.
  2. Customization and Differentiation: These alphabet worksheets can be tailored to different proficiency levels, allowing for individualized or differentiated instruction. Teachers can easily choose activities that match the needs and abilities of each learner.
  3. Parental Involvement: Alphabet worksheets serve as a resource for parents to actively engage in their child’s learning journey. Parents can use these materials at home to support classroom learning and reinforce concepts.
  4. Preparation for Reading and Writing: Mastering the alphabet is a critical step toward developing reading and writing skills. Alphabet worksheets lay the groundwork for recognizing letters, forming words, and eventually constructing sentences.
  5. Versatility: These letter S alphabet worksheets come in various formats, allowing for flexibility in lesson planning. They can be incorporated into lesson plans, homework assignments, or used for extra practice.

Develop Creativity

Kids feel important when they have attempted and succeed in a task. When children experiment with writing and drawing, they are able to explore creativity and self expression.

Communication

The preschool worksheets for the letter S give children an opportunity to practice basic writing skills. When children start to write they discover that words and sentences are used to communicate ideas with others.

Fine Motor Skills

Holding a pencil or writing tool is a great way to develop age appropriate fine motor skills with fingers and hands. The letter S preschool worksheets help guide little fingers to do big tasks.

Cognitive Skills

When children write to communicate they need to process information and problem solve where each letter and word should go within a sentence. Processing information is an important step in cognitive thinking and the writing process.

How to Use the Free Printable Letter S Alphabet Worksheets

To Prep:

Simply print the letter S alphabet printables and you are ready to go.

To Use:

Kids can use these to write the letter S, sort sounds, and sort uppercase letters and lowercase letters.

Once the worksheets are laminated, there are many learning activities you can use them for, including using dry erase markers.

Create a Book

Using the Read and Color sheets, children can create their own letter ‘S’ book to share with a friend or family member.

Sensory Bin

Have children identify words that begin with the letter S while digging around in a sensory bin for objects or pictures beginning with the sound (snake, shovel, seal).

Play a Game

Give your children additional practice in matching capital letters and lower case letters at the literacy center with the hands on fishing game.

Writing Tools

Give your kiddos different writing tools to provide additional excitement. These could include gel pens, smelly markers, character pencils, dot markers or paint markers.

Look For The Letters

Have your child find picture of objects (toys, animals, food) that start with the letter ‘S’. They can find these on the internet, in magazines, books, or even while taking a walk outside.

Playdough Fun

Check out these fun and adorable food playdough mats that focus on foods that start with different beginning sounds.

What is included in the Letter S Alphabet Worksheets Set?

Jump right into the extensive collection of 30 engaging alphabet activities found in the free printable Letter S Worksheet set. A variety of options are at your fingertips to differentiate and cater to the specific needs of your young learners!

  • 9 Alphabet Tracing Worksheets
  • 3 Sets of Alphabet Sorts: Uppercase/Lowercase Sorts, Beginning Sound Sorts, and Letter Recognition Sorts
  • Reading and Coloring Alphabet Pages
  • Letter S Mazes
  • Alphabet I Spy
  • Letter S Rainbow Write
  • Roll and Trace Alphabet Worksheet
  • Things That Start with…. Alphabet Activities
  • Read and Color Simple Word Alphabet Worksheets

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Kim Staten is a mother of four children ages 20, 19, 16, and 12. Kim has taught at the preschool, kindergarten and early elementary levels for 16 years. With extensive experience working with special needs children, including her own children with special needs (Rett Syndrome, autism, anxiety, and ADHD), she creates hands-on curricula and activities that are great for working with children of all abilities in the classroom and at home. Hands-on, accessible activities are her passion.Β 

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