J is For… Things That Start With J for Preschool

Need a list of things that start with J for preschool, kindergarten, or your other school-aged children? Here is a handy list of J words for kids that can make homeschool planning even easier!

Having list of words that start with J for kids can also be helpful as you’re looking for letter J show and tell ideas for school too.

J is For... Things That Start With J for Preschool

You can do all sorts of “J is for …” activities with this list

Here are just a few ideas for how to use this list in your homeschool planning:

  1. Put together a Montessori-style alphabet mystery bag including the letter J
  2. Gather ideas for things to include in a letter J sensory bin
  3. Know what kinds of letter J books to search for that start with, or feature, these words that start with J
  4. Look for videos that feature these letter J words to re-enforce the sound.
  5. Find toys that start with J words for your children to play with

There’s all sorts of things you can do with the letter J for letter recognition and to re-enforce the sound. I hope this list will help you get started as you plan your letter J activities for your preschooler, kindergartner, toddler, and older children. Have fun learning!

Words That Start With J for Kids

On to the list of J words for kids! First I have an alphabetical list of all the words that start with J so you can easily copy and paste them where needed. Scroll further down if you need ideas from a specific category, like animals that start with J or food that starts with J, etc. I also have a free printable of all the things that start with J at the bottom of this post for easy reference.

  • Jacket
  • Jack Rabbit
  • Jack Russell Terrier
  • Jacks
  • Jack-in-the-box
  • Jaguar
  • Jam
  • Janitor
  • January
  • Japan
  • Jar
  • Jeans
  • Jeep
  • Jello
  • Jelly
  • Jellybeans
  • Jellyfish
  • Jesus
  • Jet
  • Jewel
  • Joey
  • Jog
  • Joke
  • Juice
  • Jug
  • July
  • Jump
  • Jumprope
  • June
  • Jungle
  • Jupiter

Animals That Start With J

  • Jack Rabbit
  • Jack Russell Terrier
  • Jaguar
  • Jellyfish
  • Joey

Clothes That Start With J

  • Jacket
  • Jeans

Food That Starts With J

  • Jam
  • Jello
  • Jelly
  • Jellybeans
  • Juice

People That Start With J

  • Janitor
  • Jesus

Places That Start With J

  • Japan
  • Jungle
  • Jupiter

Toys That Start With J

  • Jacks
  • Jack-in-the-box
  • Jumprope

Transportation That Starts With J

  • Jeep
  • Jet

Verbs That Start With J

  • Jog
  • Joke
  • Juggle
  • Jump

Other J Words for Kids

  • January
  • Jar
  • Jewel
  • Jug
  • July
  • June

Free Printable: Things That Start With J Editable Checklist

To make your homeschool planning even easier, I’ve gone ahead and put together a handy printable list of all the things that start with J. I’ve included all of the items on this list in two formats: 1 alphabetically-ordered list, and 1 list ordered by category like above. Print these out and place them in your homeschool planner for easy reference as you plan your homeschool for your child.

To get your free printable, CLICK HERE

Did I miss any things that start with J? Let me know in the comments below! And I’d also LOVE to know how you’re using this list in your homeschool planning. 🙂