Alphabet List: S
Whether you are a teacher or parent who is teaching children the alphabet, or just someone who loves words, alphabetizing, alliteration, or all of the above, we hope you find these word lists useful.
These are not meant to be exhaustive--just thorough, covering the basics from many categories that can be tied to the academic curriculum.
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Sandpiper, Shrike, Snipe, Sparrow, Spoonbill, Starling, Stilt, Stork, Swallow, Swan, Swift
Salmon, Sea Lion, Seahorse, Seal, Shark, Shrimp, Squid, Starfish, Sturgeon, Sunfish, Swordfish
Insects and Bugs
Scorpion, Slug, Snail, Spider, Stink Bug, Stonefly
Salamander, Sheep, Sloth, Snake, Squirrel
Saddle, Sanctuary, Scales, Scavenger, Sing, Snout, Spots, Stripes, Swim
Scarlet, Scream (The), Sculpture, Sequin, Silver, Sistine Chapel, Sketch, Starry Night (The), Stencil, Still Life, String, Surrealism
Sabbath, Saint Patrick's Day, Saturday, Schedule, School Year, Season, Second, September, Solstice, Spring, Summer, Sunday, Sunrise, Sunset
Sacrifice, Samson, Samuel, Sarah, Satan, Saul, Sea of Galilee, Self-Control, Sermon on the Mount, Shepherds, Silas, Simeon, Simon, Sin, Sodom and Gomorroah, Solomon, Song of Solomon
Saint Anthony, Saint Patrick, Salvation Army, Slessor (Mary), Spurgeon (Charles)
Sadness, Safety, Serenity, Socialization, Spirituality
Fiction, Fairy Tales, and Mythology
Samwise Gamgee, Santa Claus, Sasquatch, Sauron, Scrooge, Severus Snape, Sherlock Holmes, Sinbad the Sailor, Sir Lancelot, Sleeping Beauty, Snoopy, Snow White, Sorcerer, Sphinx, Spiderman, Spock, Superman
Salad, Salami, Salmon, Salsa, Salt, Sandwich, Sangria, Sardine, Sauce, Sauerkraut, Sausage, Scallion, Scallops, Seltzer, Sesame Seeds, Shallot, Shells, Shepherd's Pie, Sherbet, Slushy, Smelt, Smoothie, Soda, Sorghum, Soup, Sour Cream, Sourdough Bread, Soy Sauce, Soybeans, Soymilk, Spaghetti, Spearmint, Spinach, Split Peas, Spring Roll, Squash, Star Fruit, Steak, Stew, Stir Fry, Strawberry, String Cheese, Stroganoff, Stuffing, Sub, Sugar, Summer Squash, Sundae, Sushi, Sweet Potato, Swiss Cheese, Swordfish, Syrup
Saucer, Sautee, Scissors, Scoop, Sear, Seasoning, Server, Shaker, Shave, Shell, Shellfish, Sieve, Simmer, Sink, Sizzle, Skewer, Skillet, Slice, Smoked, Snack, Spatula, Spices, Spoon, Spread, Sprinkle, Steam, Stir, Straw, Supermarket, Supper
Games and Sports
Score, Scrabble, Scrimmage, Set, Shot Put, Shuffle, Simon Says, Skateboarding, Ski Jumping, Skiing, Snowshoeing, Soccer, Softball, Sorry, Sprint, Squats, Stanley Cup, Stretch, Sudoku, Superbowl, Surfing, Swimming
Countries, States, Provinces
Samoa, Saskatchewan, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Somalia, South Africa, South Carolina, South Dakota, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria
San Antonio (USA), San Diego (USA), San Francisco (USA), San Jose (USA), Santiago (Chile), Seattle (USA), Seoul (South Korea), Shanghai (China), St. Petersburg (Russia), Stockholm (Sweden), Sydney (Australia)
School, Shack, Shed, Shop, Silo, Spa, Stadium, Station, Store, Supermarket, Synagogue
Sahara, Sea, Sea Level, South America, State, Strait of Gibraltar, Stream
Sakagawea, Seminole, Seneca Falls, September 11, Sioux, Smith (John), Social Security, Space Race, Spirit of St. Louis, Squanto, Stanton (Elizabeth Cady), Star Spangled Banner, Statue of Liberty, Stowe (Harriet Beecher)
Saint Paul, Shakespeare, Socrates, Stalin (Joseph)
Screwdriver, Sheets, Shelf, Shower, Sink, Smoke Alarm, Soap, Sofa, Stairway, Stereo, Stove
Scar, See, Shoulder, Sister, Sit, Skin, Smell, Smile, Society, Speak, Spine, Stand, Stomach
Seven, Sine, Six, Sphere, Square, Square Root, Statistics, Subtraction, Sum, Surface Area
Saint-Saens (Camille), Schubert (Franz), Shostakovich (Dmitri), Sibelius (Jean), Simon (Paul), Sinatra (Frank), Sousa (John Philip), Springsteen (Bruce), Strauss Jr. (Johann), Stravinsky (Igor), Streisand (Barbara)
Saxophone, Scale, Score, Serenade, Sharp, Single, Sixteenth Note, Solo, Sonata, Song, Soprano, Speaker, Staff, Strings, Swing, Symphony
Snowy Day (Ezra Jack Keats)
Sassafras, Sequoia, Serviceberry, Spruce, Sycamore
Snapdragon, Snowdrop, Sunflower
Seaweed, Seed, Seedling, Shade, Shoot, Shovel, Shrub, Soil, Sprout, Stalk, Stem, Sunlight
Salesperson, Scientist, Secretary, Server, Singer, Small-Business Owner, Social Worker, Sociologist, Speech Therapist, Spy, Statistician, Stenographer, Surgeon, Surveyor
Sand, Sapphire, Scale, Silicon, Slate, Sleet, Snow, Solid, Species, Speed, Stone, Storm, Stratosphere
Satellite, Saturn, Sci-fi, Solar System, Spaceshuttle, Star, Sun, Supernova
Things to wear
Sandals, Scarf, Shawl, Shirt, Shoes, Shorts, Silk, Skirt, Skort, Sleeper, Slip, Slippers, Snow Pants, Socks, Sombrero, Spacesuit, Suit, Sunglasses, Sweater, Sweatshirt, Swimsuit
Schooner, Scooter, Sedan, Ship, Sled, Sleigh, Snowmobile, Sport Utility Vehicle, Submarine, Subway
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