Studies consistently show that phonics instruction is critical in helping kids learn to read. When children study phonics, they go beyond basic alphabet recognition and begin to use letter sounds to decode words on a page. Increase your child’s phonemic awareness using our vast selection of free PDF worksheets! Below you’ll find a variety of colorful pages that target specific letter blends and sounds. Start with our simple maze worksheets and progress to more difficult phonics concepts, like diphthongs and digraphs!