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!
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Superhero Alphabet Matching Activity with Blocks
Supplies & Materials:
How to Prep:
- 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.
- Then write the letters being used on the superhero figurines.
- 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.
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.
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!
Building Block STEM Challenge Cards from Life Over C’s
Fractions with KORXX Blocks from Still Playing School
Building Block Maze Activity from Mom Inspired Life
Free Printable: Block Scavenger Hunt for Letter Recognition from Play Dough and Popsicles
Fine Motor Development with Blocks from Sugar Aunts
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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