LETTERS AND LITERACY
In these foldable alphabet activity mini books, you get four independent letter recognition and formation practice activities – coloring the letter, tracing letters a-z, dot to dot alphabet letters and printable letter shaped mazes. These could be completed over the course of each week as you teach each letter, or completed on the final day as a way of bringing together everything that the student has learned about the uppercase and lowercase versions of each letter.
This word family file folder game will provide your students with endless practice to get to know each CVC word family. Learn rhyming words for kindergarten including the at word family, an word family and many more!
These snowman literacy activities help students develop their lowercase letter recognition skills while getting into the spirit of your preschool winter theme. As with any essential skill in preschool, the best way to keep students engaged is to gamify them, and these spot the lowercase letter activities will get your students practicing all season long. They are a perfect addition to your winter lesson plan!
Grab these CVC middle vowel Christmas activities now to make the most of your students’ December excitement! These cute middle sound games for kindergarten are perfectly timed as most students in your room will be ready for sound and letter substitution work at this point in the year. For each task card, students will need to choose the correct short vowel sounds of each of the CVC medial vowels.
Anything that uses a transportation theme for kindergarten will get you students engaged, and these alphabet and number playdough mats are a fantastic grab and go activity that will have them both uppercase and lowercase alphabet tracing as well as number tracing all year long.
Looking for monster themed phonics activities for Halloween? With these beginning sound clip cards, students will need to decide if the 2 objects with the same beginning sound. Grab this Monster Beginning Letter Sound Match game today!
High quality Halloween kindergarten worksheets like this rhyming words worksheet are perfect for October literacy centers! Your students will need to read the CVC words with pictures as clues and find the 2 words that sound alike in this kindergarten rhyming activities.
These cute alphabet wordsearch worksheets combine alphabet pictures with hunting for words in a grid and wrap up with traceable letters. The best thing about these alphabet tracing worksheets is that they’re ready to use in a matter of minutes but you’ll have a literacy center you can use all year long for plenty of lowercase alphabet tracing practice!
Grab these free lowercase alphabet tracing cards for a quick literacy center that you can use any time of the year! These back to school handwriting practice cards are easy to use; just download and print off copies of the letters you’re studying that week. It’s a great idea to laminate them so you can use them for trace and erase or playdough activities.
This printable preschool community helper matching puzzle is a great way to get the conversation started about community helpers and their tools. There are many preschool lesson plan ideas on community workers that go beyond having local community members come into your classroom. This preschool community helper theme printable is easy to use; just download, print out the full set and cut out the puzzle pieces.
The traceable letters and pictures in these fun trace and erase kinder alphabet worksheets give multiple opportunities for letter shape practice as well as spelling of some longer words. Download this alphabet tracing worksheets pdf and help your students gain mastery over their lowercase alphabet tracing.
If you can integrate construction vehicles into your kindergarten phonics activities, you’ll find a greater level of engagement with your students, and this simple construction CVC spelling game will have your students building their word power in no time! These fun clip cards have CVC words with pictures to help students master the link between commonly known words and how they are written, as well as practice blending sounds.
Learning how to improve fine motor development in young students pays dividends in many different areas from correct pencil grip to manipulating art and music materials. Check out some of my best early learning centers to encourage fine motor skills in this post. You can use many of them to learn literacy or math at the same time!
Complete your summer lesson plan with the perfect kindergarten literacy center where your students will be decoding secret code words from an exciting summer vocabulary list.
These cute flower alphabet sound mats will fit beautifully with your outdoor theme and give your students plenty of practice when they’re learning the alphabet. These free alphabet printables show a wide range of common objects and is sure to be your new favorite hands-on preschool letter activity.
It’s time to take on one of the biggest kindergarten spring literacy projects: counting syllables. These cute syllable words clip cards are a great way to bring your spring classroom theme to your literacy centers, and all the spring words will get you and your students talking about the changes that the new season brings.
These fun printable alphabet games make for an excellent no-prep zoo theme literacy center. Each page has both uppercase and lowercase letters and a cute hippo who needs help to find the letter using a unifix cube.
Long vowel worksheets like this pack of no-prep phonics worksheets help students explore words with oa sounds and words with oe sounds through a series of activities, from matching pictures to tracing the letters as part of longer words. This variety of activities gives students multiple attempts to practice and rehearse both reading and writing the long o sound.
Here are some fun ways to teach sight words to help your kindergarten students master their Dolch sight word list in next to no time!
At a foundational level, you can adapt any of your alphabet order activities to have a space theme, and these cute alphabet sequence clip cards will keep your students engaged with their fun pictures and challenges. They are a great way to have your students work on learning the alphabet independently.
These sports activities for preschoolers help them recognize facial expressions, making them an excellent morning meeting task as well as a quick finisher game. Whether you’re talking about emotions in class or working on visual discrimination skills, this classic odd one out activity will be a hit!
Any winter literacy station that has penguins will be instantly engaging to the majority of your students. These kindergarten penguin theme CVC rhyming printable will have them practicing their short vowel and consonant sounds all season long.
Giving your literacy centers a seasonal theme will keep your students engaged, and this free Christmas printable that works on gingerbread alphabet sounds does just that!
This fun Christmas printable activity can be used as a simple yet effective early reading center. In this free CVC printable game students look at each of the pictures and find a match from the three words listed by the side. This Christmas CVC words literacy center comes ready to print and play!
A space theme always goes down well with kindergarteners. It’s even better when you can tie in literacy centers to your theme, and this alphabet maze pack is a great way of helping students master their lowercase and uppercase letter recognition skills while experiencing the thrills of outer space.
Your kindergarten students will love the spiders and the pumpkins and will master their ending sound skills so they can use this Halloween literacy activity over and over again!
This secret code words activity is a great way to help students learn common kindergarten words to do with fall and to get excited about the season. Letter recognition and decoding words (or sounding them out) are both essential skills for a kindergartener to manage.
This unicorn theme alphabet bingo pack is a fun and engaging way to help preschool students master their letters before starting kindergarten. By having your students play letter recognition games like ABC bingo, you give them opportunities to learn important social interactions like turn taking while also reinforcing the shapes and sounds of each letter.
Students will love this new summer literacy center. Use this seashell theme printable to master alphabet order and sequencing. These simple task cards require just a thumbs up or down response and are perfect for your preschool or kindergarten kids.
These alphabet coloring pages are great for learning fruit and vegetable vocabulary as well as getting in some handwriting practice. Keep this free printable handy and you’ve got a kindergarten literacy center you can set up in just minutes any time of the year!
Your students will learn the 40 Dolch pre primer sight words with this set of q tip painting printable worksheets. Use these as a fun kindergarten literacy center in your classroom any time of the year!
Work on letter recognition with your preschool students using this printable farm literacy center. You can use this fun farm alphabet game any time of the year in small groups or individually.
Preschool and kindergarten students will learn pre-primer Dolch sight words in this printable zoo animal bingo game. Use this as a small group literacy center in your classroom or as a hands-on sight word reading activity for your homeschooling kids.
Looking for a bird theme activity? Set up this free printable as proper 3 part cards for a spring literacy activity or as a preschool science center to help your students learn the names of different birds.
Preschool and kindergarten students will World Book Day activity. Use this printable treasure hunt as a fun literacy game in your classroom or as a hands-on activity to encourage reading for your homeschooling kids. Who will win this bookshelf scavenger hunt?
Are you teaching beginning R blends? Print out this free frog themed activity to practice some of the sounds in a fun way with your kindergarten and first grade students. This spring literacy center can be set up really quickly!
Whether you’re prepping for a preschool frog theme week or looking for a kindergarten handwriting practice tool to include in your spring literacy centers, this free frog lowercase tracing printable game will be perfect for it!
Kids will love this printable penguin theme pre-primer sight words write the room activity! It’s perfect for a winter literacy center in kindergarten and even first grade.
Your kids will love this 50-page winter packet full of fun activities to help them practice literacy, math and fine motor skills. Preschool and kindergarten students will cut, color, count and much more. This activity pack is perfect for indoor leaning time during the cold winter months.
Short vowel sound sorting games like this space CVC vowel sorting activity are great for getting students to match sounds to pictures, and to begin to imagine how to use their letter sounds from preschool to spell correctly. You’ll need repeated practice throughout the year for learning CVC word families so grab this kindergarten space literacy station today and add it to your rotation!
Spread some Christmas cheer with this 50-page activity pack. Your kids will have so much fun learning their alphabet, counting, practice fine motor skills and so much more! This worksheet pack will keep preschool and kindergarten students busy throughout the holidays.
Your preschool and kindergarten students will be gobbling up this fun 50-page worksheet pack filled with literacy, math and fine motor practice activities. You’ll be so thankful you found this freebie 🙂
If you’re looking for transportation fine motor activities for preschool, then you’re in the right place! These prewriting lines are easy to prepare and super cute! There are more than 10 different transportation tracing lines to choose from.
Lots of Halloween treats await your students in this fun-filled activity packet. 50 pages of literacy, math and fine motor practice inside!
Give all of your activities a spooky twist with our free printable Halloween activities for kindergarten like this Werewolf Spin and Cover Letters. Your students will be howling for more capital letter recognition games in no time! Laminate this Halloween letter game and you’ll be able to use it for years to come!
This fairy alphabet bingo printable for preschool will become a quick favorite in your literacy centers and you can add to the magic of fairy themed activities by allowing your students to dress up as they play. Your students will love this letter matching small group activity.
Kids will have so much fun going through this 50-page worksheet pack for fall. It’s full of cutting, counting, coloring and writing activities that will keep your students busy and excited for all things autumn!
Looking for a preschool letter recognition activity? This fall alphabet printable will help your students with learning capital letters. Pick and cover one of the letter cards from a themed sensory bin and match the letter on the mat.
It’s time to get ready to go back to school! This worksheet pack will help your preschooler practice the skills they need including learning shapes, numbers, alphabet and more.
This is a great game to welcome your students back to school or for your child to review what their need to know before school starts again. Preschool and kindergarten kids will practice one to one correspondence and writing number words from 1 to 10 by counting adorable school supplies.
I know your little one will love all the fun literacy and math activities in this 50-page dinosaur worksheet pack! Practice letter recognition, writing, counting, graphing, tracing, coloring and so much more.
In this dinosaur tracing activity for developing fine motor skills, your preschooler will help the dinosaurs escape the volcano eruption. There are more than 10 different dinosaur line tracing patterns to choose from.
Literacy and fine motor skills are developed with these colorful playdough letter mats that your students will surely treasure. Pirates always capture a young child’s imagination. Arrrrr matey!
50 free pages of summer-themed fun worksheets for preschoolers and kindergarteners to work on their literacy, math and fine motor skills. Keep your kids busy during the summer holidays.
This letter-saurus fossil digging alphabet activities for preschool will have your students excited about letter recognition as they become junior paleontologists for the day. The basic activity is matching the letter card to the letter on the playing mat and coloring it as they “discover” each letter in this fun dinosaur letter ID activity.
This fun peanut butter and jelly alphabet match puzzles will have your students matching uppercase and lowercase versions of each letter. Use these food theme activities for kindergarten any time of the year and help students find the matching letter in a fun way!
50 pages of free Spring themed printable worksheets for kids. Includes a variety of literacy, math and fine motor activities. Bring on the flower, frog and flying bugs fun!
Kids will love this fun pack of snow-themed literacy and math activities. Winter weather might keep you indoors but your child won’t mind at all when you have these easy-prep centers ready.
This treasure-filled pack of pirate-themed activities will teach your preschooler and kindergarteners various early math and literacy skills. Count up the coins, trace lines to the X spot and get ready for some more fun games. Ahoy!
Pack of 10 literacy and math centers based on popular Nursery Rhymes. Kids will love learning the songs and then doing a hands-on activity based on it. Humpty Dumpty, Hey Diddle Diddle, Jack and Jill, Little Miss Muffet, Baa Baa Black Sheep, Incy Wincy Spider and more are included.
Students will love this Spring code words activity! There are 12 secret code Spring words for your learners to decipher in this crack the code free printable. Download it today!
Color in, trace or write your own message to show your support to doctors and nurses. Post a picture on social media or hand them in personally to our superheroes! These printable coloring pages will surely be appreciated by kids and adults alike.
Kids will be zooming around with excitement when they see these 10 vehicle-themed literacy and math activities. Transportation is always fascinating for preschoolers and kindergarteners. This fun pack will help develop handwriting, number recognition, beginning sounds and so many more skills.
Falling leaves are so colorful and beautiful. Celebrate autumn changes with these 10 literacy and math centers that are perfect for preschool and kindergarten. Kids will surely fall in love with this magical season.
This is a fun way to learn sight words and work on fine motor development during Easter time. Kids will actively try to balance the egg on the spoon and fish it out of the ‘jail’. For each egg that escapes, they need to read a sight word then the egg will be safe. Fun and learning all in one!
This pack of 10 literacy and math scarecrow-themed centers will save you hours of prep time in the Fall. Preschoolers and kindergarteners will enjoy the variety of activities that include everything from tracing to building towers with blocks.
600+ pages of alphabet activities including playdough mats, handwriting practice, latter recognition, letter case sorting, do-a-dot, q tip painting, drawing, punch cards, beginning sound clip cards, etc. Teach your preschooler the letters and their sounds with this fun pack.
50 pages of free Easter themed printable worksheets for kids. Includes a variety of literacy, math and fine motor activities.
Looking for some free Easter printables for learning letter sounds? This letter sound game will be your new classroom favorite! Preschool alphabet games that involve the whole class are super fun and perfect for circle time.
When you have an early finisher in class, it’s always useful to have some handwriting practice worksheets for them to do. This set of printable writing worksheets will provide the perfect opportunity for letter formation practice any time of the year!
50 pages of free St Patrick’s Day themed printable worksheets for kids. Includes a variety of literacy, math and fine motor activities.
Printable penguin and fish themed game to pair up upper and lowercase letters
Looking for a fun way to gets kids eating more fruits and vegetables? This pack includes 10 deliciously fun activities that will improve early literacy and math skills in preschoolers and kindergarteners. Healthy eating habits are strengthened when kids are exposed to more themed activities like these.
Kids will gobble up these exciting turkey-themed centers that are perfect for Thanksgiving. The 10 simple activities included are stuffed with early literacy and math skills making them great additions to preschool, kindergarten or 1st-grade classrooms and homeschools. Get ready for lots of turkey fun!
Are you ready for some farm fun? These 10 simple literacy and math centers will have kids clucking with excitement and asking for moo-re!
Kids will enjoy learning all about Easter while improving various literacy and math skills with this easy-prep pack of 10 centers. They’re so much fun that your preschoolers and kindergarteners might even put their chocolate eggs down!
This freebie is SNOW much fun and can be used as more than just a number and letter sorting activity. Download this snowball sorting mat to differentiate letters and numbers, spell words, count out objects and more!
50 pages of free Valentine’s themed printable worksheets for kids. Includes a variety of literacy, math and fine motor activities.
Looking for upper and lowercase letter activities? Download these Valentines Alphabet Clip Strips and it’ll become the favorite Valentines Day literacy center of your students!
This pack of 10 ice-cream themed literacy and math centers is sure to get your kids excited for summer! They’re so easy to prep and super fun to play!
10 fun Halloween-themed literacy and math centers for preschool and kindergarten. No tricks, only treats, in this pack!
10 fun dinosaur-themed literacy and math games for preschool and kindergarten
A fun early literacy activity where your child will pair up the monster truck wheels that have rhyming pictures. 12 sets included!
10 Spring theme literacy and math games galore to get kids excited about bugs and butterflies!
These alphabet beginning sound coloring pages have a variety of objects that begin with the letter shown tucked away. This means that as your students work on these free abc coloring sheets, you get some excellent fine motor skills practice as well as discussions about beginning sounds in common words.
Get your kids excited for Valentines with these 10 literacy and math centers perfect for pre-k to 1st grade.
This completely updated pack of Christmas Themed Literacy and Math Centers for kindergarten math and literacy comes packed with activities to master number bonds, number sense, beginning sounds, reading CVC words, sight word building and more! Grab this packet to help you keep your students engaged this December now!
This Turkey Alphabet Pie Pick and Color will be one your new favorite letter recognition games for kindergarten! Students can work with either capital or lowercase letters and you can set it up as a pick and color or pick and cover turkey letter identification center. Add this freebie to your kindergarten Thanksgiving activities plan today!
These acorn tracing lines activities are a great pre-writing activity for preschool as they help students practice different connected movements that will be essential to have when they start writing letters and numbers. This fall themed tracing activity helps your students practice pre-writing skills by having them draw a continuous line from the squirrel to the acorn.
In this apple and leaf alphabet match game, students use apples and leafs to match capital to lowercase letters. Your students will love this Fall theme letter matching game that can also be used in a variety of other ways outlined in the post!
This dino alphabet match game helps students in identifying lowercase letters and identifying capital letters. In this free alphabet printable for preschool, your student will pick a card and find the matching letter on the recording sheet. So simple! Print your dinosaur worksheet for preschool now!
This sunflower alphabet stamping sheet is a great way to practice letter recognition! Grab your free letter stamping page and this will surely become one of your new favorite preschool alphabet activities!
These beginning sound clipcards are super easy to prep. It helps develop literacy as well as fine motor skills.
These firefighter beginning sounds match cards will fit perfectly with a fire safety theme at the start of the school year. To introduce beginning sounds to your students, simply print out the fire safety theme cards and have them match up the letters with the picture that has the corresponding sound at the start of the word. Your students will build up their first sound fluency quickly!
This Frog Life Cycle worksheet pack contains 3 spring printables that you can use in your classroom to teach students about the frog life cycle.
Rainy weather gives you a perfect excuse to pick out this rainy day alphabet activity as part of your general weather literacy activities for preschool. These pick and dab alphabet matching worksheets can be used whatever the weather as your students will love the fun graphics and simple gameplay.
This bumper fruit and vegetable activity pack has a complete salad of activities for you to pick from, from a healthy eating sorting activity to fruit and vegetable bingo printables.
Put the hearts back together again by matching lowercase to capital letters in this fun Valentines Alphabet Match puzzle! This Valentines Day center is easy to prepare and fun to play in a sensory bin, as a small group activity or individual practice station.
These zoo themed kindergarten activities are the perfect way for your kindergarten students to independently practice their letter recognition skills while playing a fun “feed the monkey” kindergarten BOOM cards deck on their devices. This set of 3 digital literacy activities for kindergarten will see your student match uppercase letters, lowercase letters and capital to lowercase letters.
Help get the animals back to the zoo in this animal alphabet printable activity! Alphabet mazes are a great way to practice letter recognition. These zoo preschool worksheets can be used any time of the year. There is one follow the letter maze included for each letter (26 zoo printables in total).