Preschool

The preschool years offer a wonderful opportunity for children to learn and explore, and you can use this precious time to nurture important pre-reading skills. The posts below represent a wide selection of preschool-related topics–you’ll find teaching tips, activities, and more.

Looking for snack ideas? Check out the ABC Snacks series! Or check out our ABC Crafts for Uppercase and Lowercase letters!

little girl playing in autumn leaves

Picture Books for Fall

‘Tis the season for apples, pumpkins, sweaters, and this collection of picture books about fall!

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Teaching Rhyming to Preschoolers - All About Reading

5 Ways to Teach Rhyming

There are three stages of rhyming—hearing, recognizing, and producing. Find out how to help your child during all three stages!

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The Best Picture Books about Bravery + Free Library List

Picture Books about Bravery

If you have a child who needs a little dose of courage, check out a few of these wonderful picture books about bravery!

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Snacks that start with W

W Is for Wind on the Water

This kid-friendly, healthy lunch features a sailboat, seagulls, and the letter W?

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using refrigerator magnets to teach the aphabet

8 Ways to Use Refrigerator Magnets

Promote pre-reading skills with these fun hands-on activities your child can enjoy while you cook dinner!

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P Is for Patriotic featured graphic

P Is for Patriotic

Adorned with lots of sweet red, white, and blue fruit, our pretty patriotic snacks honors American heritage!

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Assembled sunny summer snack

S Is for Sunny Smiles

This adorable letter S is perfect for a sunny summer day!

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Completed Bobbing Banana Boy snack

B Is for Bobbing Banana Boy

This adorable letter B is the perfect choice for a hot summer day!

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K Is for Kooky Kite - An ABC Snack from All About Reading

K Is for Kooky Kite

Here’s a kite you can fly indoors! This delicious ABC Snack is more than a snack—it’s lunch!

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girl eats a piece of watermelon

Summer Picture Books

These books will provide a summer full of fun for the whole family, even if you can’t leave home.

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Completed Salute Our Soldiers snack

S Is for Salute Our Soldiers

This adorable ABC Snack is the perfect choice for Memorial Day!

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child working on a lowercase letter activity

5 Tricky Lowercase Letters

Try our printable letter recognition activities to help your preschooler master these five tricky lowercase letters.

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