Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Teaching the Letter G



GRRREAT!  Time for G!



Crafts for the Letter G


Make a Giraffe Paper Bag Puppet
from DLTK Crafts

Goldilocks Coloring Page
Gingerbread Man Coloring Page

Here is an entire page of art projects for G (groundhogs, giraffes, grass, gingerbread, etc.) from Everything Preschool.

Make a collage-Cut out G's and pictures of items starting with G and glue them all onto a piece of construction paper.

Make a Glitter G-
Make a g with glue on construction paper and have the kids put glitter on it.


Online Story for G
An online picture book-The Gruffalo from BBC-CBeebiesThe Gruffalo


Letter G Songs
Down On Grandpa's Farm(get your animal puppets out)

Grandma's Glasses Fingerplay
These are Grandma's glasses
This is Grandma's hat
This is the way she folds her hands
And puts them in her lap

These are Grandpa's glasses
This is Grandpa's hat
This is the way he folds his arms
Just like that!


My Letter G song--Printable Pre-K.

I Love Grandma
Sing to This Old Man

I love Grandma
Grandpa too
My heart is full of
love for you
Read me a story
and I'll eat some cookies too
Special time I spend with you.



Practice Worksheets



Here is a nice worksheet to practice handwriting and recognition of G from Starfall.
Single Letter Worksheet from Tampa Reads--Click on the G box. The worksheet will be a document download.

Online Exercises for G
See the letter drawn at Kat's ABC's Just For Me


Books With "G" Characters

1 comment:

  1. Hi, thanks for the ideas for the letter G. Another way that I like to use is to cut the letters out of cardboard and use them as 'currency' to buy something from a pretend shop. I give a handful of letters and then ask my son for 2 x letter G's to buy a book.

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