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Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Letter G Lesson Plan

Letter G Preschool Activities

Objective: To learn about the letter G

Book(s):

  • Grandma, Grandpa, and the Letter G by Cynthia Klingel and Robert B. Noyed
  • Hungry Monster ABC by Susan Heyboer O’Keefe
  • Astonishing Animal ABC by Charles Fuge
  • Alphaprints ABC by Sarah Powell

Music: “The Letter People – Meet Mr. G” (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FxGquT17G6c)

Fine Motor Skills:

  • CCBS pages 268-273
  • BPW pages 108-111
  • Language Arts page 10
  • LLA pages 16-17
  • PALAW page 7
  • Uppercase page 9
  • Lowercase page 7

American Sign Language: Hold the thumb and index finger parallel and apart. Point the thumb and index finger to the side. Rest the other three fingers on the palm. (https://parentingpatch.com/baby-sign-language-fingerspelling-g-h-i/)

Craft/Activity 1: Little Letter G Book

Materials

  • Little Letter G Book template (http://www.themeasuredmom.com/nursery-rhymes-songs-letter-g-free-letter-book/)
  • Blank paper
  • Stapler

Directions

  1. Print the Little Letter G Book template onto the blank paper.
  2. Cut an even line across the center of the page.
  3. Fold the two sheets to make a book.
  4. Staple the book together.
  5. Read the Little Letter G Book.

Craft/Activity 2: Gumball Machine Craft (http://www.themeasuredmom.com/f-is-for-fire-torn-paper-craft/)

Materials

  • Gumball machine  printable (http://www.pre-kpages.com/docs/bubble-gum-machine.pdf)
  • Blank paper
  • Circle stickers

Directions

  1. Print the gumball machine printable on the black paper.
  2. Stick the circle stickers in the ball of the gumball machine.

Craft/Activity 3: Garden Gs

Materials

  • Letter G template (http://www.quality-kids-crafts.com/support-files/letter-g-template.pdf)
  • Gardening catalog or magazine
  • Scissors
  • Glue

Directions

  1. Print the letter G template onto the blank paper.
  2. Cut out gardening pictures from the catalog or magazine.
  3. Glue the gardening pictures on the Gs.

Optional: Set the finished G craft aside to bind into a book at the end of the alphabet lesson.

Letter Review: CCBS pages 274-275

References

Big Preschool Workbook (P). 2014. School Zone Publishing Company. ISBN 978-0887431456
Comprehensive Curriculum of Basic Skills (Grade P). 2011. American Education Publishing. ISBN 978-1-60996-328-6
DK Workbooks: Language Arts, Pre-K. 2014. DK Publishing. 978-4654-1736-7
Let’s Learn the Alphabet (2+). 2011. Spectrum Early Years. ISBN 978-1-60996202-9
Lowercase Alphabet (Grade P). 2012. School Zone Publishing Company. ISBN 978-0-938256-66-6
Pre-K Alphabet Learning Aid Workbook. 2014. Let’s Grow Smart. ASIN 1453076883
Uppercase Alphabet (Grade P). 2013. School Zone Publishing Company. ISBN 978-0-938256-65-6

Image Credits

Letter G Preschool Activities © 2015 Heather Johnson

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