P is For… Things That Start With P for Preschool

If you’re looking to teach your preschooler about the letter P, then having a go-to list of things that start with P can really help make homeschool planning easier and more enjoyable.

This list of words that start with P is also really handy for finding letter P show and tell ideas. Just scroll through the list (or print the PDF you can find at the bottom) to find what you’re looking for.

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

“P is for …” activities and ideas you can use this list with

This letter P word list can help you plan out your homeschool preschool letter of the week in a lot of different ways. Here are a few ways you can use this list:

  1. Search for letter P books for words that start with P for kids.
  2. Have your child work on letter P printable activities and worksheets for these letter P words to re-enforce the sound and formation of the letter P.
  3. Find pictures of these objects that start with P to help build your child’s vocabulary.
  4. As you’re learning about the letter P, intentionally try to use, point out, and emphasize these letter P words throughout the day.
  5. Put together a letter P sensory bin using some of these things that start with P.

There are a lot of great ways you can use this letter P word list. These are just a few ideas for how to use this list of letter P words so you can create fun “P is for….” activities for your preschoolers as you plan your letter of the week for them.

Words That Start With P for Kids

Now let’s get to the list of P words for kids. First I’ve listed all of the words that start with P alphabetically. Underneath that list I’ve also sorted the letter P word list by category. If you scroll to the bottom of the post you can also grab a free printable list of things that start with P that you can print out and place in your homeschool planner to easily reference to when you’re planning your homeschool weeks.

  • Package
  • Padlock
  • Paddle (noun)
  • Paddle (verb)
  • Paddle Ball
  • Pail
  • Paint (noun)
  • Paint (verb)
  • Paintbrush
  • Painter
  • Painting
  • Pajamas
  • Palace
  • Paleontologist
  • Palette
  • Palm Tree
  • Pamper
  • Pan
  • Panda
  • Pants
  • Panther
  • Paper Bag
  • Paper
  • Paper Clip
  • Paper Plate
  • Parade
  • Parallelogram
  • Paris
  • Park
  • Parka
  • Parrot
  • Party
  • Pasta
  • Peach
  • Peacock
  • Peanut
  • Peanut Butter
  • Pear
  • Peas
  • Pebble
  • Pelican
  • Pen
  • Pencil
  • Penguin
  • Pennsylvania
  • Penny
  • Pentagon
  • People
  • Pepper (spice)
  • Pepper (vegetable)
  • Perform
  • Person
  • Pet
  • Photo
  • Photographer
  • Piano
  • Picasso
  • Piccolo
  • Pickle
  • Picture
  • Pie
  • Pig
  • Pigeon
  • Pilgrims
  • Pillow
  • Pin
  • Pinata
  • Pinecone
  • Ping Pong
  • Pink
  • Pinwheel
  • Pioneer
  • Pirate
  • Pitcher (for liquid)
  • Pitcher (in baseball)
  • Pizza
  • Plane
  • Planet
  • Plastic
  • Plant
  • Plate
  • Platypus
  • Plum
  • Pluto
  • Polar Bear
  • Police
  • Polygon
  • Pond
  • Poodle
  • Popcorn
  • Popsicle
  • Porcupine
  • Postcard
  • Pot
  • Potato
  • Pour
  • Pray
  • Praying Mantis
  • Present
  • President
  • Pretzel
  • Prince
  • Princess
  • Propeller
  • Pug
  • Puma
  • Pumpkin
  • Puppet
  • Puppy
  • Purple
  • Purse
  • Puzzle
  • Pyramid
  • Python

Animals That Start With P

  • Panda
  • Panther
  • Parrot
  • Peacock
  • Pelican
  • Penguin
  • Pet
  • Pig
  • Pigeon
  • Platypus
  • Polar Bear
  • Poodle
  • Porcupine
  • Praying Mantis
  • Pug
  • Puma
  • Puppy
  • Python

Clothes That Start With P

  • Pajamas
  • Pants
  • Parka
  • Purse

Food That Starts With P

  • Pasta
  • Peach
  • Peanut
  • Peanut Butter
  • Pear
  • Peas
  • Pepper (spice)
  • Pepper (vegetable)
  • Pickle
  • Pie
  • Pizza
  • Plum
  • Popcorn
  • Popsicle
  • Pretzel
  • Pumpkin

People That Start With P

  • Painter
  • Paleontologist
  • People
  • Person
  • Photographer
  • Picasso
  • Pilgrims
  • Pioneer
  • Pirate
  • Pitcher (in baseball)
  • Police
  • President
  • Prince
  • Princess

Places That Start With P

  • Palace
  • Paris
  • Park
  • Party
  • Pennsylvania
  • Planet
  • Pluto
  • Pond

Toys That Start With P

  • Paddle Ball
  • Pinata
  • Ping Pong
  • Pinwheel
  • Puppet
  • Puzzle

Transportation That Starts With P

  • Paddle (noun)
  • Plane
  • Propeller

Verbs That Start With P

  • Paddle (verb)
  • Paint (verb)
  • Pamper
  • Perform
  • Pray

Other P Words for Kids

  • Package
  • Padlock
  • Pail
  • Paint (noun)
  • Paintbrush
  • Painting
  • Palette
  • Palm Tree
  • Pan
  • Paper Bag
  • Paper
  • Paper Clip
  • Paper Plate
  • Parade
  • Parallelogram
  • Pebble
  • Pen
  • Pencil
  • Penny
  • Pentagon
  • Photo
  • Piano
  • Piccolo
  • Picture
  • Pillow
  • Pin
  • Pinecone
  • Pink
  • Pitcher (for liquid)
  • Plant
  • Plastic
  • Plate
  • Polygon
  • Postcard
  • Pot
  • Pour
  • Present
  • Purple
  • Pyramid

Things That Start With P Free Printable (Editable PDF)

Below you can download a handy free printable list of things that start with P that you can use in your homeschool planning. It includes both the alphabetical and categorized lists. It’s also an editable PDF so that you can add, edit, and delete words to customize the list for only the words that start with P you’d like to include. Print it out and place it in your homeschool planning binder for quick reference as you plan your homeschool letter P week.

To get your free printable, CLICK HERE

Did I forget any other words that start with P for kids to learn? Leave a comment below with any other words I should include. Plus, I’d love if you shared how you’re utilizing this letter P list in your homeschool planning!