Superhero Alphabet Matching Activity with Blocks

Wooden building blocks are a standard toy in many homes and preschool classrooms. But they don’t have to be just for playing, they can be used for learning too! For this #toolsforlearning post, I’ll be sharing one way we used wooden building blocks for a fun Superhero Alphabet Matching Activity!

Superhero Alphabet Matching Activity with Blocks is a fun way to play while learning letter recognition.

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Superhero Alphabet Matching Activity with Blocks

Supplies & Materials:

Superhero Alphabet Matching Activity

How to Prep:

  1. To prepare this activity, gather the supplies, the stick one foam alphabet sticker on the wooden blocks you plan to use. I used five wooden blocks for each letter of my son’s name. 
  2. Then write the letters being used on the superhero figurines.
  3. Once the all the blocks and superhero figurines have letters on them, set up the wooden blocks to look like a city landscape. And set out the superheroes.

Superhero Alphabet Matching Activity

How to Play:

To do this activity, invite you child to match up the letters on the superhero figurines to the letters on the wooden block buildings. 

This is an excellent activity for kids to do to work on letter recognition. You can make it more advance by having them match uppercase letters to lowercase letters.

Superhero Alphabet Matching Activity

We love doing hands-on activities for letter recognition! Check out some other activities HERE for learning the alphabet!


If your kids enjoy learning with manipulatives, then you will love this new #toolsforlearning blog hop! Every week we will be sharing hands-on learning activities for kids using different manipulatives! This week we have activities using blocks!

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Building Tens Castles (Preschool/Kindergarten Math) from Preschool Powol Packets

Word Family BINGO! from School Time Snippets

Building Block Addition Towers from The Kindergarten Connection

Superhero Alphabet Matching Activity with Blocks from Stir The Wonder

Storytelling with Wooden Blocks: Three Little Pigs from Adventures of Adam

Sight Word ABCs with Blocks from Simple Fun for Kids

Letter Sound Scavenger Hunt from Raising Little Superheroes

Symmetry with Building Blocks from In The Playroom

Building CVC words with Blocks from Teach me Mommy

Making Patterns with Building Blocks from Play & Learn Everyday



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One thought on “Superhero Alphabet Matching Activity with Blocks”

  1. My son loves superheroes so this activity would be perfect for him.

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