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    Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Letter T Lesson Plan

    Letter T Preschool Activities

    Objective: To learn about the letter T

    Book(s):

    • Tony’s Trip and the Letter T by Cynthia Klingel and Robert B. Noyed
    • Tt by Kelly Doudna

    Music: “The Letter People – Meet Mr. T” (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UX_AMKF4vpc)

    Fine Motor Skills:

    • CCBS pages 348-353
    • BPW pages 168-171
    • Language Arts page 37
    • LLA pages 42-43
    • PALAW page 22
    • Uppercase page 22
    • Lowercase page 20

    American Sign Language: Form a first with the thumb sticking up between the index and middle fingers. (https://parentingpatch.com/baby-sign-language-fingerspelling-s-t-u-/)

    Craft/Activity 1: Little Letter T Book

    Materials

    • Little Letter T Book template (http://www.themeasuredmom.com/rhyme-songs-for-letter-t-printable-little-letter-book/)
    • Blank paper
    • Stapler

    Directions

    1. Print the Little Letter T 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 T Book.

    Craft/Activity 2: Paper Plate Turtle (http://www.1plus1plus1equals1.net/2014/01/home-preschool-letter-t/)

    Materials

    • Paper plate
    • Green paper
    • Scissors
    • Glue
    • Wiggle eyes

    Directions

    1. Tear or cut some green paper into small pieces.
    2. Glue the torn paper pieces on the bottom of the paper plate.
    3. Cut some green paper into two elongated semi-circles and one triangle.
    4. Glue the tail triangle, semi-circle legs, and semi-circle head onto the paper plate.
    5. Glue two wiggle eyes onto the semi-circle head.

    Craft/Activity 3: Tiger Ts

    Materials

    • Letter T template (http://www.quality-kids-crafts.com/support-files/letter-t-template.pdf)
    • Blank paper
    • Orange marker
    • Black paint
    • Paintbrush
    • Scrap cardboard

    Directions

    1. Print the letter T template onto the blank paper.
    2. Colors the Ts with the orange marker.
    3. Pour some black paint on the orange cardboard.
    4. Paint black stripes on the orange Ts.

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

    Letter Review:

    • CCBS pages 354-355
    • BPW pages 172-175

    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 T Preschool Activities © 2015 Heather Johnson

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