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Reading Comprehension Pre-Reading Printable Worksheets for Grades K, 1 and 2

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  • These one-page writing practice sets help students strengthen their writing skills by utilizing the elementary reading concepts of short vowel words and opposites. Students use pictures to identify four words, then use the words to complete four simple sentences.
  • This game reviews the initial C and K letters within the framework of a fun board game. Includes directions, gameboard and game cards.
  • Use this 'Worksheet: Beginning Letter (U, V)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Worksheet: Beginning Letter (U, V)'. Write the beginning letter (U or V) in the boxes below the pictures.
  • Use this 'Phonics: Beginning Letter (W, Y)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Phonics: Beginning Letter (W, Y)'. Write the beginning letter (W or Y) in the boxes below the pictures.
  • Use this 'Worksheet: Beginning Sound (_ug words)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Worksheet: Beginning Sound (_ug words)'. Look at the picture. Fill in the correct beginning sound (BUG, RUG, etc.).
  • Use this 'Matching: Alphabet Words (J-R), uppercase letters' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Matching: Alphabet Words (J-R), uppercase letters'. Jacket picture matches J. Print two copies and match uppercase letter to uppercase letter or picture to picture. Great full color pictures.
  • Use this 'Matching: Alphabet Words (S-Z), uppercase' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Matching: Alphabet Words (S-Z), uppercase'. Snail picture matches S. Print two copies and match uppercase letter to uppercase letter or picture to picture. Great full color pictures.
  • This activity focuses on ways to help students make connections between producers and products (i.e. cows and milk). Helpful for city dwellers.
  • Use this 'Worksheet: Beginning Sounds 2' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Worksheet: Beginning Sounds 2'. Look at the picture. Fill in the correct beginning sound (dog, log, bag, tag, pig)
  • Circle the picture (one of three) that is exactly the same as the one on top.
  • Ape picture matches a. Print two copies and match lowercase letter to lowercase letter or picture to picture. Great full color pictures. This matches our uppercase set, and can be combined for even more matching activities. Extra pictures for short vowel sounds.
  • All our set 1 preschool "clothing-themed" materials - worksheets, flashcards, etc. - in one download.
  • Audio version of this colorful alphabet activity for words starting with each letter of the alphabet.
  • An early reader book shaped like a mitten and based on the folktale illustrated by Jan Brett, titled, The Mitten. A one book page per sheet of paper format that engages student in cutting and coloring.
  • An early reader book shaped like a mitten and based on the folktale illustrated by Jan Brett, titled The Mitten. A two book pages per sheet of paper format that engages student in cutting and coloring.
  • A set of flashcards of the animals that entered The Mitten, based on the Jan Brett illustrated folktale.
  • A set of colored flashcards of the animals that entered The Mitten, based on the Jan Brett illustrated book.
  • Use this 'Color and Read: Australia Day (primary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Color and Read: Australia Day (primary)'. An easy reading text about the Australian National holiday, occurring on January 26, with the Australian Flag to color. Includes three comprehension questions.
  • Use this 'Beginning Sounds: Match - Short E' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Beginning Sounds: Match - Short E'. Fill in the bubbles next to the pictures that begin with the 'short e' sound. This is a great activity for pre-readers and pre-writers.
  • Fill in the bubbles next to the pictures that end with the 'd' sound. This is a great activity for pre-readers and pre-writers.

  • Fill in the bubbles next to the pictures that end with the 'f' sound. This is a great activity for pre-readers and pre-writers.

  • Fill in the bubbles next to the pictures that end with the 'g' sound. This is a great activity for pre-readers and pre-writers.

  • Fill in the bubbles next to the pictures that end with the 'k' sound. This is a great activity for pre-readers and pre-writers.

  • Use this 'Phonics: Folder Game - Party Starts (beginning sounds f, h, l, r, y))' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Phonics: Folder Game - Party Starts (beginning sounds f, h, l, r, y))'. In this party-themed folder game, students move along the game board path by drawing cards and matching the beginning sounds/letters. This is a great game for pre-readers and early readers.
  • Use this 'Beginning Sounds: Card Sorting Mats - Alphabet Animals F to J' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Beginning Sounds: Card Sorting Mats - Alphabet Animals F to J'. Sort and match picture cards to the Alphabet Animal mat with the same beginning sound. Laminate for a great reusable pre-reader activity.
  • Use this 'Beginning Sounds: Card Sorting Mats - Alphabet Animals K to O' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Beginning Sounds: Card Sorting Mats - Alphabet Animals K to O'. Sort and match picture cards to the Alphabet Animal mat with the same beginning sound. Laminate for a great reusable pre-reader activity.
  • Use this 'Beginning Sounds: Card Sorting Mats - Alphabet Animals U to Z' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Beginning Sounds: Card Sorting Mats - Alphabet Animals U to Z'. Sort and match picture cards to the Alphabet Animal mat with the same beginning sound.
  • Use this 'Beginning Sounds: Cc' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Beginning Sounds: Cc'. Circle the pictures that begin with the letter C.
  • Use this 'Beginning Sounds: Ff' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Beginning Sounds: Ff'. Circle the pictures that begin with the letter F.
  • Use this 'Beginning Sounds: Mm' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Beginning Sounds: Mm'. Circle the words that begin with the letter M.
  • Circle the item that does not belong in each group (pumpkin, black cat, bat, wreath).
  • Circle the item that does not belong in each group (rectangle, square, circle, teepee).
  • Circle the item that does not belong in each group (pig, horse, chicken, car).
  • These one-page writing practice sets help students strengthen their writing skills by utilizing the elementary reading concepts of short vowel words and opposites. Students use pictures to identify four words, then use the words to complete four simple sentences.
  • These one-page writing practice sets help students strengthen their writing skills by utilizing the elementary reading concepts of short vowel words and opposites. Students use pictures to identify four words, then use the words to complete four simple sentences.
  • The complete text of the song, followed by a cloze exercise, writing prompts, a word search, a word sort, a booklet of the text to illustrate, and word cards to put in order. A great little unit!
  • The complete text of the song, followed by a cloze exercise, writing prompts, a word search, a word sort, a booklet of the text to illustrate, and word cards to put in order. A great little unit!
  • A great idea for teaching beginning sounds, this activity has clear directions and several suggestions for different learning activities.
  • Use this 'Worksheet: Beginning Letter (E, F)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Worksheet: Beginning Letter (E, F)'. Write the beginning letter (E or F) in the boxes below the pictures.
  • Use this 'Worksheet: Beginning Letter (G,H)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Worksheet: Beginning Letter (G,H)'. Write the beginning letter (G or H) in the boxes below the pictures.