The One Thing You Need to Teach Preschoolers the Alphabet! You won't believe you didn't think of this sooner!

The One Thing You Need to Teach Preschoolers the Alphabet

Are you struggling to teach your preschooler the letters on the alphabet? Have you tried different activities, crafts and curriculum without much luck? I had such a hard time teaching my son all the letters. I think part of our problem was lack of consistency, but also his lack of…

Creating a Name Bracelet with alphabet beads is a fun way for preschoolers to learn the letters of their name and practice fine motor skills.

How to Make Name Bracelet Fine Motor Activity

A great way to teach preschoolers the alphabet is by starting with the letters in their name! Creating a Name Bracelet with alphabet beads is a fun way for preschoolers to learn the letters of their name and practice fine motor skills. This post contains affiliate links. Name Bracelet Fine…

The Alphabet Fish Matching Game is a fun way for preschoolers to work on letter recognition as well as fine motor strengthening!

Alphabet Fish Matching Game

The Alphabet Fish Matching Game combines letter recognition and fine motor skills! It would be a fun activity for a pets or ocean themed preschool unit! This post contains affiliate links. Alphabet Fish Matching Activity This fine motor activity takes a little prep time for the teacher or parent. Gather…

Alphabet Zoom Zip-Line Letters is a fun way for kids to learn letter recognition and the sounds they make!

Alphabet Zoom Zip-Line Letters Activity

Alphabet Zoom Zip-Line Letters is a fun way for young kids to practice letter recognition and the sounds they make! When I saw this activity in the new book 100 Fun & Easy Learning Games for Kids by Amanda Boyarshinov and Kim Vij, I knew my five-year old son would…

This Forest Animals Letter Sounds Activity is a fun, hands-on way for preschoolers to learn the sounds of the letters!

Forest Animals Letter Sounds Activity

Looking for a hands-on way to teach preschoolers early literacy skills?  This Forest Animals Letter Sounds Activity is great for kids who love animals and is a fun, hands-on way for preschoolers to learn the sounds of the letters! This post contains affiliate links. Forest Animals Letter Sounds Activity Supplies…

The ulitmate collection of 35+ fine motor ideas to celebrate the launch of 100 Fine Motor Ideas for Parents, Teachers and Therapists!

Fine Motor Alphabet Ideas

We have some exciting news! Today is the launch of our new fine motor book- 100 Fine Motor Ideas: for Parents, Teachers & Therapists! To celebrate launch day I’ve rounded up some really fabulous fine motor alphabet ideas from lots of wonderful kid bloggers to create the ultimate list of…

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

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!…

Have fun making pumpkin shaped baked cotton balls and smashing them all while practicing fine motor skills and letter recognition!

Smashing ABC Pumpkins

Happy Fine Motor Friday! It’s good for toddlers and preschoolers to do a variety of fine motor activities. Having different activities help work different fine motor muscles and hand coordination which is necessary for handwriting. Fine Motor Fridays is all about giving you a bunch of ideas to do with…

Cover a Letter Spider Web Game

Cover a Letter Spider Web Game

Are you having a difficult time teaching your preschooler the alphabet? Games are really great ways for preschoolers to play and learn at the same time! Lately I’ve had lots of fun coming up with simple games to play with my preschooler to help him learn to recognize the letters…

ABC Apple Picking is a fun preschool literacy game for reviewing letters!

ABC Apple Picking Preschool Literacy Game

Playing alphabet games with preschoolers is a fun way to introduce letters and help them learn! I like making up our own games to match any topics we are studying or find interesting. By working within a theme it makes it easier to get an early learner interested in the…

Bobbing for ABC Apples is a fun hands-on literacy game for preschoolers that includes the sensory element of water as well as practicing fine motor skills!

Bobbing for ABC Apples

It’s nearly Fall and apple picking season is finally here! And with an abundance of apples there are all sorts of fun activities and things you can make and do with them! Bobbing for apples is a traditional children’s game that is so much fun! Bobbing for ABC Apples is…