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    Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Letter N Lesson Plan

    Letter N Preschool Activities

    Objective: To learn about the letter N

    Book(s): Natasha and the Letter N by Cynthia Klingel and Robert B. Noyed

    Music: “The Letter People – Meet Mr. N” (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HzrzkpHN-Qs)

    Fine Motor Skills:

    • CCBS pages 310-315
    • BPW pages 140-143
    • Language Arts page 24
    • LLA pages 30-31
    • PALAW page 15
    • Uppercase page 16
    • Lowercase page 14

    American Sign Language: Tuck the pinky and ring fingers under the thumb. Fold the other two fingers over the thumb. (https://parentingpatch.com/baby-sign-language-fingerspelling-m-n-o/)

    Craft/Activity 1: Little Letter N Book

    Materials

    • Little Letter N Book template (http://www.themeasuredmom.com/letter-n/)
    • Blank paper
    • Stapler

    Directions

    1. Print the Little Letter N 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 N Book.

    Craft/Activity 2: Noodle Necklace

    Materials

    • Yarn
    • Large noodles
    • Scissors

    Directions

    1. Cut the yarn into a piece long enough to form a necklace.
    2. String the noodles onto the yarn.
    3. Knot the ends of the yarn.

    Optional: Dye the pasta before making the necklace.

    Craft/Activity 3: Night Ns

    Materials

    • Letter N template (http://www.quality-kids-crafts.com/support-files/letter-n-template.pdf)
    • Blank paper
    • Black paint
    • Paintbrush
    • Aluminum foil
    • Scissors
    • Glue
    • Silver glitter

    Directions

    1. Print the letter N template onto the blank paper.
    2. Paint the Ns black.
    3. Cut the aluminum foil into a crescent moon.
    4. Glue the moon on the black paint.
    5. Dot glue onto the Ns.
    6. Sprinkle glitter on the glue dots.

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

    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 N Preschool Activities © 2015 Heather Johnson

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