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Pumpkin Pie Letter Search Activity

Are you looking for a Thanksgiving-themed letter recognition resource for your preschoolers? Then, grab this free printable Pumpkin Pie Letter Search Activity

Your kids will have so much fun that they won’t even know that they are working on following multi-step directions and learning the ABC’s!  

Thanksgiving Letter Recognition Activity

Pumpkin Pie Letter Search Activity:

Not only is this letter search activity a fun way for your pre-readers to practice letter recognition, but it will also help them work on pre-reading and visual discrimination skills. 

In this activity, your kids will recognize the different shapes and names of the letters. They will also practice matching the capital and lowercase letters. 

Hands-on resources like this one letvyour preschoolers learn these and other important developmental skills while making learning fun! 

Visual Discrimination Skills

Getting Ready To Use Pumpkin Pie Letter Search Activity:

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What’s Included:

  • 2 Pumpkin Pie Letter Search Worksheets
  • 1 Pumpkin Pie Lowercase Letter Mat
  • 26 Turkey Capital Letter Cards

What Else Is Needed:

  • White Card Stock
  • Copy Paper
  • Scissors
  • Crayons
  • Laminator
  • Laminating Pouches
  • White Pom Poms (optional)
  • Bingo Dauber (optional)

Visual Discrimination Activity

To prepare this alphabet activity for your kids, click on the button below and fill out the form.

Next, download and print mat and cards on white card stock. Next, print the worksheets on copy paper.

Then, laminate the mat and cards so your kids can use this activity over and over. After laminating, cut all of the cards apart. 

Finally, make as many copies of the worksheets that you need for your kids. 

How To Use The Pumpkin Pie Letter Search Activity:

For this letter recognition activity, your preschoolers will flip over a turkey card and identify the capital letter on it. 

Letter Matching Activity

Next, your pre-readers will search for the matching lowercase letter on the pumpkin pie. 

When your kids find the matching lowercase letter, they will color it in with a crayon or mark it with a bingo dauber.

Learning the ABC's

If your children are using the mat or colored worksheet, they can cover the letters with white pom poms or cotton balls to look like whipped cream.

Your pre-readers will continue to pick capital letter turkey cards until they have found all the matching lowercase letters on the mat or worksheet. 

Letter Recognition Activity

This Pumpkin Pie Letter Search Activity is a fun way for your preschoolers to work on letter recognition and visual discrimination skills this Thanksgiving. 

How Can I Extend This Learning Activity?

There are many other educational activities that you kids can do for the upcoming holiday. You can read books about turkeys like these:

Turkey Trouble by Wendy Silvano

How to Catch a Turkey by Adam Wallace

10 Fat Turkeys by Tony Johnston

You can also pair this resource with more turkey-themed activities like these:

Turkey Do a Dot Printables from Crystal and Comp

Turkey Cut & Paste Book


Pin It For Later:

Do you want to save this letter recognition resource for later? Pin this to your Thanksgiving activities board on Pinterest and it’ll be here for when you’re ready!

Letter Search Activity

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