The ability to put words in alphabetical order is a much needed one, but only comes with practice. The following alphabetical order worksheets can be used to provide such practice. Each worksheet features words related to a particular holiday. As an added bonus, they also feature a detachable word list that students can cut out and put in order before writing them down. The words in the word list also have the first 1-2 letters in bold to help students in their manipulation of them. Use as part of a literacy center or in a seasonal learning packet for use during independent worktime.
Recommended Grade Level(s): First, Second
Valentine's Day Alphabetical Order Worksheet
Fourth of July Alphabetical Order Worksheet
Halloween Alphabetical Order Worksheet
Thanksgiving Alphabetical Order Worksheet
Christmas Alphabetical Order Worksheet
- Provide an alphabet strip.
- Divide the list in half.
- Prompt students to write numbers beside each word as they determine the order. Then write the order on the lines.
- Cut out the words, at the bottom of the page. Manipulate them so they are in order and then write them on the lines.
- Draw students' attention to the beginning letter(s) in bold print of the words in the box given at the bottom of the page.