Letter knowledge (learning and understanding the alphabet) is one of the “big five skills”. These important skills provide a strong foundation for learning to read. Letter knowledge begins with letter recognition, and there are many ways you can help strengthen your child’s skills. Play is one of the most effective ways to give kids a jump-start on letter knowledge. Check out these articles for lots of ideas and printable activities to help develop your child’s letter knowledge.
Is your preschooler ready to learn the alphabet? This post is jam-packed with letter recognition activities.
Learning the alphabet is an important step on the road to reading. This game is a fun way to practice the alphabet.
Help your child increase letter knowledge and develop phonemic awareness with this selection of alphabet picture books!
These tactile letter cards provide a great multisensory way for little ones to learn about the alphabet.
Learning the alphabet is FUN when you have ABC bracelets! Download this free letter recognition activity.
Is there any better way to learn the alphabet than with a cute ABC caterpillar? This adorable activity promotes letter recognition.
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Creating letters with playdough allows children to feel the alphabet . . . literally. Download our free templates here.
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This easy-to-make fabric alphabet will provide hours of kid-friendly, educational fun. Download our free template!