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Bird & Nest Letter Match Activity

Are your preschoolers and kindergarteners working on learning the ABC’s? Then, grab this free printable Bird & Nest Letter Match Activity!

It’s a fun, hands-on letter recognition resource that will help your students practice matching lowercase and capital letters.

Literacy Activity for Preschoolers

Using interactive activities is not only an engaging way for your kids to learn concepts such as letter recognition.

But, it’s also a great activity for developing fine motor skills, hand and eye coordination, and much more. 

Alphabet Activity

Getting Ready To Do The Bird & Nest Letter Match Activity:

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What’s Included:

  • 26 Bird Lowercase Letter Cards
  • 26 Nest Capital Letter Cards

What Else Is Needed:

  • White Card Stock or Copy Paper
  • Laminator and Laminating Pouches
  • Scissors

Letter Matching Activity

To prepare this letter recognition activity, fill out the form at the bottom of this page.

Then, download and print the bird and nest letter cards.

Next, laminate the cards to use this activity over and over. Finally, cut all of the pieces apart. As an option, you can attach the nests inside of a file folder.

How To Do The Bird & Nest Letter Match Activity:

To begin this letter recognition activity, your preschoolers will pick a bird card and identify the lowercase letter on it.

They will then find the nest card with the matching capital letter and place the bird in the nest.

Learning the ABC's

If your kids are just learning the ABC’s, start with just a few letters. As their letter knowledge increases, you can add more letter cards every time your pre-readers complete this activity. 

Letter Match Activity

This letter recognition resource can be used as an independent activity for young children in any early childhood classroom or homeschool.

Letter Recognition Activity

If you are a classroom teacher, use it for literacy centers, morning tubs, or as an enrichment activity. For homeschoolers, try strewing this activity or include it in your morning basket or choice tubs.  

Bird & Nest Letter Match Activity

This Bird & Nest Letter Match Activity is a fun, hands-on way for your preschoolers to practice matching lowercase and capital letters.

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Bird Letter Recognition Activity

Bird Letter Writing Mats

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Magnetic Letter Match Activity 

Cookie & Milk Letter Match

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Download the Bird & Nest Letter Match Activity:

To download and print the free printable letter matching activity, fill out the form below with your name and email address. 


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