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Mouse and Cookie Letter Order Activity

Looking for a fun activity to help your children learn their ABCs? Look no further than this Mouse and Cookie Letter Order Activity.

Using the free printable cards, your kids will practice identifying the missing capital and lowercase letter to complete the sequence.

Book activities like this one are not only a fun way to practice letter recognition but get your young learners excited about reading too.

book companion activity

Doing book-inspired activities is a fun way for your children to learn, as they get to experience the book in a whole new way.

After reading the book If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Numeroff, your kids can use the character from the story and its love of cookies to practice pre-reading skills.

This letter order activity can be used as an independent or guided resource in any early elementary classroom or homeschool.

Getting Ready to Use the If You Give a Mouse a Cookie Alphabet Activity:

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What’s Included:

  • 24 Mouse & Cookie Capital Letter Order Cards
  • 24 Mouse & Cookie Lowercase Letter Order Cards
  • 26 Cookie Capital Letter Cards
  • 26 Cookie Lowercase Letter Cards

What’s Needed:

To get this letter recognition activity ready for your kids, fill out the form at the bottom of this page.

After you receiving the email with the printable, download and print the cards that you want to use on white card stock.

Then, laminate the cards. After laminating, cut the cards apart and all the cookies out.

As an option, you can attach self fasteners (such as Velcro circles) to the cards so your children can attach the cookie cards to the cards.

If You Give a Mouse a Cookie Activity

You can store all the pieces for this activity in a small bag or box for a literacy activity that is easy to set up or take on the go.

How to Use the If You Give a Mouse a Cookie Letter Activity:

For this letter order activity, your preschoolers and kindergarteners will say the names of the capital or lowercase letters on their card.

letter sequential order

Next, they will identify the missing letter from the sequential order.

Then, your students will sort through the cookie cards to find the letter that they need.

learning the ABC's

Finally, they will attach the cookie card in the middle of the other two to complete the sequence.

For example, if your kids have a mouse and cookie card with “A” and “C” cookies. They will look for the “B” cookie card.

When they find it, they will place or attach the “B” cookie card in between the “A” and “C.”

letter sequence

Your young learners will continue finding the missing letters in the sequences until they complete the activity.

Letter recognition activity

This Mouse and Cookie Letter Order Activity is a fun, hands-on way for your preschoolers and kindergarteners to practice identifying letter sequences.

More Mouse Activities for Kids:

If you are looking for more mouse-themed activities, here are a few picture books and literacy resources for your kids.

Mouse Books for Kids:

From painting mice to a mouse that goes to school, your kids are sure to enjoy reading about the characters in these stories.

Mouse Paint by Ellen Stoll Walsh

If You Take a Mouse to School by Laura Numeroff

Town Mouse, Country Mouse by Jan Brett

Mouse Literacy Activities for Kids:

If you are looking for more mouse and cookie activities to go with this one, try these resources.

Mouse and Cookie Letter Mats

If You Give a Mouse a Cookie Printables from Crystal and Comp

Mouse and Cookie Pre-Writing Activity

If You Give a Mouse a Cookie Sequencing Printables from Homeschool Preschool

Mouse Shape Craft

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Click on the picture below to learn more about the activities included in this bundle!

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Download the Mouse and Cookie Letter Order Printables:

To get the mouse and cookie letter order printables emailed to you, fill out the form below.


Tuesday 26th of July 2022

Thank you!!!

Donna Perry

Tuesday 26th of July 2022

Love this book.

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