Make learning the ABC’s fun for your preschoolers and kindergarteners this April with these Earth Day Letter Recognition Cards.
As your beginning writers trace the capital letters from the tree to the Earth, they will work on forming the letters.
After writing the letters, your kids will find the matching lowercase letter in this multi-step activity.
Activities like this one are not only a fun way for your children to practice letter recognition, but they will also work on using their fine motor skills too.
By pinching the clothespins open and clipping them to the cards, your kids will be building their finger muscle strength, hand-eye coordination, and more.
How To Use The Earth Day Letter Recognition Activity:
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- 26 Earth Day Letter Recognition Cards
What Else Is Needed:
- White Card Stock
- Laminating Pouches
- Dry Erase Markers
- Clothes Pins
To get this letter recognition activity ready for you preschoolers to use, click on the button at the bottom of this page and fill out the form.
Next, download and print the cards on white card stock or copy paper. After printing the cards, laminate and cut them apart.
For an easy literacy center or morning tub to set up, store the cards, dry erase markers, and clothespins in a small box or bag.
Ways To Use The Earth Day Letter Recognition Cards:
For this alphabet activity, your children will select a card and identify the capital letter on it.
Next, they will use a dry erase marker to trace the letter. Your kids will start at the tree and end at the Earth to practice forming the letters correctly.
After tracing the letters, your children will then find the matching lowercase letter on the Earths and clip a clothespin on it.
They can also cover the Earth with a small manipulative such as a mini eraser, pom pom, or counter.
These Earth Day Letter Recognition Cards are a fun way for your preschoolers and kindergarteners to practice forming and matching letters.
More Earth Day Activities for Kids:
Are you looking for more Earth Day activities for your kids? Add these resources to your lesson plans this April!
- Earth Day Letter Maze Worksheets
- Earth Day Upcycled Plastic Suncatchers from Books and Giggles
- Earth Day Color By Letter Worksheets
- Earth Day Geoboard Printables from Crystal and Comp
- Earth Day Tracing Worksheets
You May Also Like These Earth Day Activities:
In this packet, you will receive an Earth Day craft, a writing prompt (with brainstorming web and word wall cards,) two readers for different levels, and a crown.
Click on the picture to learn more about the activities in this bundle!
Why Are Independent Activities Important For Preschoolers?
It is important for preschoolers to have resources that they can use independently to practice the concepts and skills that they are learning.
As they complete an activity by themselves, your kids will also be learn problem solving skills, gain confidence, and much more!
Download The Earth Day Letter Recognition Cards:
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