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38 resources with the concept initial letters

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Learning the Alphabet and Initial Sounds

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st Standards
The basics of reading begin with alphabet. This collection introduces all 26 upper- and lowercase letters in the alphabet. First, young readers practice writing and identifying each letter through engaging worksheets and activities....
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ABCs for You and Me

For Teachers K - 2nd Standards
The alphabet is the focus of a lesson that challenges scholars to identify letters through hands-on activities. Young readers go alphabet fishing using alphabet cards, paper clips, magnets, and poles. A read-aloud of your favorite...
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Phonological Awareness: A Sound Beginning

For Teachers K - 2nd Standards
Choose from a variety of phonological activities to complement a reading lesson. The guide goes through the basic components of good phonics instruction focusing on sound types, levels of phonological awareness, assessment methods, and...
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Literacy Dice

For Students K - 4th Standards
Reinforce literacy skills using a six-sided die that focuses on phonics and story starters. Scholars roll, and show what they know about blends, plots, and more! 
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Amazing Letters

For Students K - 1st Standards
Reinforce young scholars' alphabet skills with a twenty-six page packet featuring the letters of the alphabet. Individual pages focus on one letter, challenge learners to print in upper and lowercase, and copy five words that begin with...
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Guest Teacher Plans: Kindergarten

For Teachers K Standards
Emergencies happen. Be prepared the next time you have to call in a substitute with a lesson plan designed to meet the needs of a kindergarten class. Throughout the day, class members work with number and alphabet cards, identify numbers...
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Activities to Build Phonological Awareness

For Teachers Pre-K - 2nd Standards
Begin your reading program each day with a mini lesson on phonological awareness using these engaging activities listed in the resource. Young ones will enjoy word families, clapping and counting syllables, identifying single sounds and...
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Alphabet Scavenger Hunt

For Students K - 2nd Standards
Hunt through your classroom or around your school's campus for items that begin with every letter of the alphabet! Learners can record the words on this page, which lists the alphabet and provides lines to write on.
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Family Fundamentals for Summer Learning

For Teachers 1st - 2nd Standards
Just because it's summertime, doesn't mean that learning has to stop. Support children with continuing to develop their reading fluency with this extensive collection of literacy activities.
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Earth Day Grammar

For Teachers 2nd - 5th Standards
Ensure you have a grammatically correct Earth Day with this series of task cards. Covering topics ranging from parts of speech and alphabetizing, to affixes and complete sentences, these Earth-themed exercises are a fun way for...
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Alphabetic Understanding, Phonics, and Spelling

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st Standards
Have your youngsters reading in no time with with collection of literacy activities and lessons. Starting with a basic understanding of the alphabet, this unit progressively builds students' phonemic awareness and ability to decode and...
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Odd One Out

For Students Pre-K - K Standards
One of these words doesn't belong! As they practice first-letter recognition, scholars examine rows of familiar objects to determine what letter each begins with. For each row of three items, they decide which does not begin with the...
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Letter Identification

For Teachers Pre-K - 3rd
Chart the progress kids make in identifying upper- and lower-case letters, as well as the initial, middle, and ending place sounds of letters on this one-page resource. Fourteen columns make it easy to see letters that have been mastered...
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Print the Letter: Beginning Consonants

For Students Pre-K - 1st
It's necessary for emerging leaders to be able to identify beginning consonant sounds. Twelve consonant sounds are represented, and each sound have an accompanying picture. How many do your learners know so far? 
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Name That Sound

For Teachers 1st
First graders match different pictures to the correct beginning and ending sounds they go with. In this sound lesson plan, 1st graders will use the computer program Kid Pix to go through a variety of pictures. They then match the picture...
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What Begins With?

For Students K - 1st
In this reading worksheet, learners discover the sounds of all the alphabet letters by making a book. Students cut and paste the picture which begins with the letter on the page.
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Correct Beginning Letter

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
In this basic spelling worksheet, students look at a picture in a box and then select the correct beginning letter of the object in the box. They circle the right answer from the three options underneath the picture. There are 9 problems...
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Language Exercises

For Students K - 2nd
In this language worksheet, students write words that start with the beginning letter given and complete the clue, and look at the picture and tick the sentences that are true. Students complete 2 activities.
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Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You?

For Students 2nd - 3rd
For this beginning letters worksheet, students fill in the beginning letters to words in the sentences. Students complete 12 sentences total.
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Beginning letters

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this beginning letters instructional activity, students write the beginning letters for 3 letter words by looking at their pictures. Students complete 5 words.
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Ending Consonants: Print the Letter

For Students K - 1st
In this ending consonants activity, students say the name of eight pictures. From two choices, students circle the letter that is heard at the end of the word. Students print that letter two times.
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Beginning Consonants- Write the Letter

For Students K - 1st
For this beginning consonants worksheet, students say the name of 12 pictures. Students write the letter that begins each word.
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Circle the Beginning Letters

For Students K - 1st
In this beginning letters worksheet, students say the names of five pictures. From three choices of consonant digraphs, students circle the beginning letters for each picture. Students print the name of the picture and the beginning...
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Write the Letter That Each Picture Begins With

For Students Pre-K - K
In this beginning consonants worksheet, learners say the name of 12 pictures and write the letter that it begins with on the line under the picture.