Looking for a fun resource to help your preschoolers and kindergarteners learn the letters this summer? Try this free printable Ocean Letter Find Activity!
In this letter recognition activity, your kids will identify and find all the letters of the alphabet hidden in the ocean scene.
So print out this ocean-themed resource today and let your children explore the underwater world while learning the ABC’s.
One of the best ways for preschoolers and kindergarteners to learn the letters of the alphabet is through hands-on activities.
That’s why we love this Ocean Letter Find activity – it’s a great way for kids to practice letter recognition while also having fun.
So whether your young learners are already experts or just getting started, this activity is sure to help them keep their letter-learning skills sharp all summer long.
Getting Ready to Use the Ocean Letter Search Activity:
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- 2 Ocean Letter Find Mats
- 52 Fish Letter Cards
What Else Is Needed:
- White Card Stock
- White Copy Paper
- Laminating Pouches
- Ocean Mini Erasers
- Bingo Dauber
To get this alphabet activity ready for your kids to use, fill out the form at the bottom of this page.
After receiving the email with the printables, download and print the mat that you want to use and the cards.
Next, laminate the mat and cards so your kids can reuse this activity. Then, cut the cards apart.
If your students are going to use the black and white mat, you can make as many copies of it as you need.
How to Use the Ocean Letter Recognition Activity:
For this letter recognition activity, your preschoolers and kindergarteners will pick a fish card and identify the capital or lowercase letter on it.
Next, they will look for that letter on their ocean mat. When they find it, your kids will cover it with a small manipulative like one of the ocean mini erasers.
If your children are using the black and white ocean mat, they can color in the circles with a Bingo dauber or crayon.
Your students will continue to select cards, identify the letters, and find them on the mat until they have filled or colored their ocean mat.
To differentiate this activity, have your kids pick fish with lowercase letters but then find the matching capital letter on the mat.
This Ocean Letter Find Activity is a fun way to keep your preschoolers and kindergarteners learning all summer long!
More Ocean Literacy Activities:
To extend this ocean-themed activity or create a mini unit, you can pair it with these books and other literacy resources.
Ocean Books for Kids:
To learn more about the ocean, you can read these fiction and non-fiction books with your children.
The Fascinating Ocean Book for Kids: 500 Incredible Facts! by Bethanie Hestermann
Commotion in the Ocean by Giles Andreae
Where the Ocean Meets the Sand by Beth Costanzo
Ocean Literacy Activities for Kids:
These ocean-themed activities are a fun way for your kids to learn and review literacy concepts.
Ocean Animal Sensory Bin from STEAM Ideas for Kids
O is for Ocean Craft from Books and Giggles
You May Also Like The Dive Into Literacy Bundle:
Do you want to prepare your preschoolers for the upcoming school year?
Or, help your kindergarteners review concepts to prevent the summer slide?
Dive into Literacy this summer with this bundle of engaging and educational activities!
Click on the link or the picture to learn more about the resources included!
Download the Ocean Find the Letter Activity:
To get the free printables for the Ocean letter find activity emailed to you, fill out the form below.