Thursday, March 19, 2015

Letter of the Week : Uu


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BOOKS TO READ

 To save money , local library is a good option. You can also use whatever books you may have in your home library to supplement with the lesson. 

From the library...


Unlovable by Dan Yaccarino
Huge Animals : Learning the Long U Sound by Pam Vastola
Uu by Kelly Doudna 

From our shelves...


Up Cat and Up Dog by Hazel Hutchins



Great Day for Up by Dr. Seuss from The Big Green Book of Beginner Books.


We started practicing the phonetic sound of the letter Uu.


Download the Letter Uu tracing pages here ( first-school)

Letter Uu - D'nealian

Letter Uu - Standard


Get this Letter U letter recognition worksheet here ( kidslearningstation.com)

Uu - Letter Recognition


For tactile activity , we used sandpaper letters.  This is a very good activity to practice letter awareness.

You can purchase this but you can make one very cheap. See here : DIY Inexpensive Montessori Sandpaper Letters


We also used the sandpaper letter as a guide to practice tracing it using a salt tray.



We did a Letter U collage activity.
Get this free printable here : Umbrella Counting
 You can use this printable in ways like a cut and paste activity and as a coloring page.



Get this Uu is for umbrella magnet pages from Confessions of a Homeschooler

Aside from this printable, she has a lot of awesome activities too. Please make sure you read her terms and conditions for printing. Just like any other free printable offered by bloggers , you can NOT use it for monetary purposes.

Even our 2 yr old Lily likes to join us!

 

Here's an umbrella sorting activity.

Get it here : Kidsparkz.com . They have a wide variety of Umbrella theme activities and printables.




One smart cookie right here ;)



Check out the rest of the Letter of the Week for Preschool HERE



Learning Toys for Toddlers and Preschoolers 
 

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