Game

Letter Racers

Letter Racers
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Develop familiarity with letter formation.

Time
30 minutes
Ages
36 - 60 months
Group size
1 - 8 tots
Rating

Supplies

  • Set of large print alphabet letters
  • Small cars (Hotwheels or Matchbox cars work well.)
  • Paper (1 piece per child)
  • Markers (Assorted Colors)

Steps

  1. Print or draw large alphabet letters. Use one letter per page.
  2. Have children pick a letter card and a small car to race with. Ask them to name the letter and its sound.
  3. Have children race the car around the letter in order to grasp the basic shape of the letter.
  4. After completing a race, have child try to write the race letter.
  5. Continue lettering racing as long as student interest continues.

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