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The Letter A
Learn or teach the alphabet using these fun ideas. Find fun games, crafts, stories, and other educational activities all related to the letter A.

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Hi, my name is Albert.
I am here to help you learn
about the letter A!

A is for Apple, a tasty Autumn snack.

Check out all my fun ideas below.

Special A Projects
Just for you!

Coloring - Collage Pages

Print Capital A and
Lower-Case a

Make An...

Apple Magnet

How Many blue Letter A's can you find on this page?

A Is For...

More A Activities and Resources

  • Animal Act Game - Call out the name of an animal and have players act like that animal.
  • Apple Print - Cut an apple in half and make prints by dipping the apple in paint and pressing on paper.
  • A Collage Picture - Print out or draw a letter A. Paint glue inside the A and cover it with aluminum foil. Can you think of other things that start with an A that you can add to your picture.
  • Make a Letter A beaded safety pin.
  • A Dictionary Page for Kids - Find many words that begin with the letter A.

Quick Alphabet Crafts
And Activity Ideas

  • Have a bowl of Alphabits cereal for breakfast, or how about some letter-shaped pancakes.
  • Make letters out of homemade clay.
  • Do an alphabet crayon rubbing using letters cut out of sandpaper.
  • Cut out felt letters to use is any of the shared crafts just for a little variety.
  • Gather a few kids together and see how many letter shapes they can make with their whole bodies.
  • Lunch time? Have alphabet soup and Jello ligglers cut into alphabet shapes.
  • Fingerpaint your letters... Instead of finder paint, why not try using pudding or shaving cream?
  • Go for a walk and look for things that start with whatever letter you are studying.
  • See how long of a sentance you can make using as many words that start with the letter as possible.
  • Decorate your sidewalk with the alphabet by using sidewalk chalk!
  • Snack Time? Why not make alphabet shaped sugar cookies!
  • practice the alphabet in a sandbox. Use a stick to write letters. No sandbox? Fill a dishpan with sand.
  • See how many letters you can form by using a pipecleaner.

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