Celebrate the first day of winter with this W is for Winter Craft! It’s a fun activity for your preschooler to do when they are learning the ABC’s and working on their fine motor skills!
W Is For Winter Craft:
Cutting, gluing, and using a hole punch are great ways for kids to work on developing their hand and eye coordination, muscle strength, and much more. The development of these and other fine motor skills will help your children as they learn and practice their pencil grip and pre-writing strokes.
This simple Letter W Winter Craft is also can be used in any early childhood classroom or homeschool to help your preschoolers work on letter recognition.
Why Are Fine Motor Skills Important?
From holding a pencil to turning the pages in a book, kids use their fine motor skills as they are learning to read and write.
The development of the small muscles in the hands and fingers in coordination with the eyes is important in not only children’s learning but also in their everyday life.
Getting Ready To Make The W Is For Winter Craft:
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- White and Blue Card Stock
- Snowflake Hole Punch
To prepare this letter craft, click on the pencil below to download and print the letter W on white or blue card stock or construction paper.
How To Make The W Is For Winter Craft:
To begin making this letter W winter craft, your preschoolers will cut out the letter W. If they are just learning how to cut, you may want to have extra copies of the template.
Next, your children will use the snowflake hole punch to punch holes in white or blue card stock or construction paper.
If you don’t have a snowflake hole punch, your kids can use paint, crayons, or cut paper to create snowflakes. They can also use a circle hole punch to create snowballs.
After creating a lot of snowflakes, your pre-readers will glue them onto their letter W. After the glue dries, you can hang their letter crafts around the room for a fun winter decoration!
This W is for Winter Craft is a fun fine motor activity for your preschoolers to do when they are learning all about the letter W!
Pin It For Later:
Do you want to save this letter craft for later? Pin this to your alphabet activities board on Pinterest and it’ll be here for when you’re ready!
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Get The Freebie:
Click on the pencil below to download and print the free letter W template!