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Alphabetical Order 1

The alphabet is made up of 26 letters altogether. This worksheet will help the student learn the order in which we say the alphabet. This will lead to work using dictionaries.

'Alphabetical Order 1' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:  Writing: Transcription

Curriculum subtopic:  Know Alphabet Order

Difficulty level:  

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Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

Before you learn to read, you learn the letters that make up the alphabet.

There are 26 letters altogether in the alphabet. This worksheet will help you learn the order in which we say the letters of the alphabet.

 

 

It is important to know the order of the letters as it helps you to find out information in different books.

You can find out what words mean in dictionaries.

 

You can find out words that mean the same as each other in a thesaurus.

 

 

You can use content and index pages in all sorts of different books to find out what is in the book and the page it is on.

Knowing the order of the alphabet will help you find the information more quickly.

Look at the alphabet written here. It will help you answer the questions.

Which letter comes next?

a b c d  _ 

Type your answer in the box below.

Which letter comes next?

g h i j _

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Which letter comes next?

l m n o _

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Which letter comes next?

q r s t _

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Which letter comes next?

v w x y _

Type your answer in the box.

Look at the alphabet written here. It will help you answer the questions.

Look at these letters.  

Which letter is in the wrong place?

e f z g

e

z

Look at the alphabet written here. It will help you answer the questions.

Look at these letters.  

Which letter is in the wrong place?

k b l m

l

b

Look at the alphabet written here. It will help you answer the questions.

Look at these letters.  

Which letter is in the wrong place?

t u v s

s

v

Look at these words from a dictionary. The words are in alphabetical order.    

 

apple 
ball  
cat      
dog 
egg  

 

Choose the word that would come next.

ship

frog

ball

mouse
nest  
owl  
paw 
queen

 

Choose the word that would come next in alphabetical order.

rabbit

house

giant

  • Question 1

Look at the alphabet written here. It will help you answer the questions.

Which letter comes next?

a b c d  _ 

Type your answer in the box below.

CORRECT ANSWER
e
  • Question 2

Which letter comes next?

g h i j _

Type your answer in the box.

CORRECT ANSWER
k
  • Question 3

Which letter comes next?

l m n o _

Type your answer in the box.

CORRECT ANSWER
p
  • Question 4

Which letter comes next?

q r s t _

Type your answer in the box.

CORRECT ANSWER
u
  • Question 5

Which letter comes next?

v w x y _

Type your answer in the box.

CORRECT ANSWER
z
  • Question 6

Look at the alphabet written here. It will help you answer the questions.

Look at these letters.  

Which letter is in the wrong place?

e f z g

CORRECT ANSWER
z
EDDIE SAYS
z is the last letter in the alphabet.
  • Question 7

Look at the alphabet written here. It will help you answer the questions.

Look at these letters.  

Which letter is in the wrong place?

k b l m

CORRECT ANSWER
b
EDDIE SAYS
b is the second letter in the alphabet. It comes after a.
  • Question 8

Look at the alphabet written here. It will help you answer the questions.

Look at these letters.  

Which letter is in the wrong place?

t u v s

CORRECT ANSWER
s
EDDIE SAYS
s comes after r and before t in alphabetical order.
  • Question 9

Look at these words from a dictionary. The words are in alphabetical order.    

 

apple 
ball  
cat      
dog 
egg  

 

Choose the word that would come next.

CORRECT ANSWER
frog
EDDIE SAYS
f is the next letter in the alphabet.
  • Question 10
mouse
nest  
owl  
paw 
queen

 

Choose the word that would come next in alphabetical order.

CORRECT ANSWER
rabbit
EDDIE SAYS
r is the next letter in the alphabet.
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