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Letter J Book

Are your preschoolers and kindergarteners working on letter recognition? Grab this free printable Letter J Book

These simple, foldable alphabet books will help your young learners practice identifying letters by their names, shapes, and sounds.

As they color the pictures and trace the words, your students will also work on their writing and fine motor skills. 

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Learning to read begins with understanding the basic building blocks of language including letter recognition which includes knowing letters by their names and shapes.

In addition to letter recognition, another important pre-reading skill is beginning sounds. This involves being able to identify the sound that each letter makes.

By practicing these pre-reading skills, preschoolers and kindergarteners will be well on their way to becoming successful readers.

Getting Ready to Use the Letter J Printable Book:

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What’s Included:

  • Printable Letter J Book

What Else Is Needed:

  • Copy Paper
  • Pencils
  • Crayons

ill out the form at the bottom of this page to get this reading activity ready for your preschoolers and kindergarteners. 

Next, download and print the printable on white copy paper. Then, make as many copies as you need for your students.

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To turn this printable into a book, fold the piece of paper in half. Finally, fold the piece of paper in half again to create a little book. 

How To Use The Letter J Foldable Book:

For this reading activity, your kids will first identify the capital and lowercase letters on the cover of their book and read the title.

Next, they can say the sounds that the letter makes, color the capital and lowercase letters, and write their name on the cover.

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Then, your students will turn the page and read, “Jj is for jar.” They will then color the picture of the jar and trace the word. 

After reading the first page, they will read, “Jj is for jet” on the second page, color the picture, and trace the word.

Finally, your children will turn the page and read, “Jj is for jam.”  They will color the picture and trace the word. 

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With this free printable Letter Jj Book, your pre-readers and beginning readers will work on letter recognition, beginning sounds, and much more!

More Alphabet Activities:

If you are looking for more alphabet activities for your preschoolers and kindergarteners, here are some of our favorite books and activities for young learners!

Alphabet Books for Kids:

Pair these picture books with the alphabet resources to extend the activities and make learning fun!

AlphaOops!: The Day Z Went First by Alethea Kontis

Alphabet Adventure by Audrey Wood

Dr. Seuss’s ABC by Dr. Seuss

Alphabet Activities for Kids:

With these themed activities, your young learners can practice letter recognition, letter sorting, and much more.

Find the Letter Printable: J is for Jaguar from 3 Boys and a Dog

Letter J Jingle Bells Craft

Jellyfish Paper Plate Craft from Simple Everyday Mom

Peanut Butter & Jelly Sandwich Letter Match Activity

You May Also Like This Letter Recognition Activity:

These Find The Letter: Alphabet Recognition Worksheets are a fun, hands-on way for children to practice recognizing lowercase and capital letters.

These spot and dot printables will also help your children work on visual discrimination and fine motor skills too. Click on the link or picture to learn more!

Download the Letter J Book:

If you want this letter book for your young learners, fill out the form below with your name and email address.


Tuesday 2nd of February 2021

For my 2 year olds


Wednesday 2nd of December 2020

Great idea

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