S is For… Things That Start With S for Preschool

This handy list of things that start with S for preschool, kindergarten, and other young children is so helpful as you plan out your letter S week for homeschool. It can make planning out your homeschool so much easier.

Knowing some S words for kids is also great if you need to come up with letter S show and tell ideas for school too!

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

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

You might be asking yourself how you can use this list of things that start with S? Well, this list is really versatile and helpful as you plan out your homeschool letter of the week program for the letter S. Here are a few ideas:

  1. Select some letter S books that you can read to your preschooler for the week to re-enforce the letter S sound and how it looks on the cover of the book.
  2. Look for some educational videos that feature some letter S words for kids that will be helpful in your homeschool.
  3. Put together a letter S sensory bin using items that represent some of these words that start with S for your preschooler.
  4. Talk about how “S is for…” as you do some fun letter S crafts with your child.

As you can see, there are a lot of really fun and educational ways to use this list of S words for kids. These are just a few ideas, but I’m sure you can think of even more ways that you can utilize this list of words that start with S for kids to plan out your “S is for…” activities for your homeschool preschool.

Words That Start With S for Kids

Let’s get to the list of S words for kids. This list is an alphabetically sorted list of letter S words for kids.

At the bottom of this post I’ve also included a free printable editable PDF version of the letter S words list that you can grab and print out for free.

  • Sack
  • Sad
  • Safety Pin
  • Said/Say
  • Sail
  • Sailboat
  • Sailfish
  • Saint Bernard Dog
  • Salad
  • Salamander
  • Salami
  • Salmon
  • Salt
  • Samurai
  • Sand
  • Sandals
  • Sandcastle
  • Sandwich
  • Sapphire
  • Satellite
  • Saturn
  • Sausage
  • Savanna
  • Saw
  • Saxaphone
  • Scale
  • Scales
  • Scallop
  • Scarecrow
  • Scared
  • Scarf
  • Scent/Scented
  • School
  • School Bus
  • Scooter
  • Science
  • Scissors
  • Scorpion
  • Scottish Terrier Dog
  • Scream
  • Screw (tool)
  • Screwdriver
  • Scroll
  • Scuba Diver
  • Sea
  • Seagull
  • Seahorse
  • Seal (animal)
  • Sea Lion
  • Seasons
  • Seaweed
  • See
  • Seeds
  • Seesaw
  • Semitruck
  • Senses
  • September
  • Seven
  • Sew
  • Sewing Machine
  • Shadow
  • Shampoo
  • Shamrock
  • Shapes
  • Shark
  • Sheep
  • Shelf
  • Shell
  • Ship
  • Shirt
  • Shoe
  • Shorts
  • Shoulder
  • Shovel
  • Shower
  • Shrimp
  • Shrug
  • Shut
  • Shuttle
  • Sick
  • Sidewalk
  • Sign
  • Silk
  • Silkworm
  • Silo
  • Silver
  • Sink
  • Sister
  • Sit
  • Six
  • Skelton
  • Ski
  • Skin
  • Skirt
  • Skull
  • Skunk
  • Sky
  • Skyscraper
  • Sleep
  • Sleeping Bag
  • Slide
  • Slinky
  • Slip
  • Slipper
  • Sloth
  • Slow
  • Slug
  • Small/Smaller/Smallest
  • Smart
  • Smell
  • Smile
  • Snail
  • Snake
  • Sneakers
  • Snow
  • Snowflake
  • Snowman
  • Snow Owl
  • Soap
  • Soccer
  • Soccer Ball
  • Socks
  • Sofa
  • Soil
  • Solar System
  • Soldier
  • Son
  • Soup
  • South
  • South America
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • South Korea
  • Space
  • Spaceship
  • Spacesuit
  • Sparkler
  • Sparrow
  • Spatula
  • Speak
  • Spectacles
  • Sphinx
  • Spider
  • Spin/Spinning
  • Spine
  • Spinning Top
  • Spiral
  • Splash
  • Splatter
  • Splinter
  • Sponge
  • Spool
  • Spoon
  • Sports
  • Spout
  • Spray
  • Spray Can
  • Spring (season)
  • Spring (metal coil)
  • Sprout
  • Square
  • Squash
  • Squid
  • Squirrel
  • Stadium
  • Stamp (for mailing)
  • Stamp (for using with ink)
  • Stand/Standing
  • Stapler
  • Star
  • Starfish
  • Stars
  • Static
  • Statue of Liberty
  • Steak
  • Steamshovel
  • Stem
  • Stick
  • Stickers
  • Stomach
  • Stone
  • Stool
  • Stop
  • Stop Sign
  • Store
  • Storm
  • Story
  • Stove
  • Straw
  • Strawberry
  • Stream
  • Street
  • String
  • String Beans
  • Stripes
  • Student
  • Submarine
  • Subway
  • Sugar
  • Suit
  • Suitcase
  • Summer
  • Sun
  • Sunflower
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunrise
  • Sunset
  • Swamp
  • Swan
  • Swarm
  • Sweep
  • Swim
  • Swimsuit
  • Sword
  • Swordfish

Things That Start With S Free Printable (Editable PDF)

Below you can download your free printable list of things that start with S. It’s an editable PDF sorted alphabetically. Just download it and then you can add, edit, and delete words from the list if needed.

After you download and print the list, stick it into your homeschool planner for quick and easy reference as you plan out your homeschool letter S week.

To get your free printable, CLICK HERE

Did I miss any other words that start with S for kids? Let me know what other S words for kids I should included in the list in the comments below. And while you’re there, let me know how you’re using this letter S word list to help plan out your homeschool.