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Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Letter V Lesson Plan

Letter V Preschool Activities

Objective: To learn about the letter V

Book(s):

  • Victoria’s Vacation and the Letter V by Cynthia Klingel and Robert B. Noyed
  • Victor Moves: The Sound of V by Joanne Meier and Cecilia Minden
  • Vv by Kelly Doudna
  • My “V” Sound Box by Jane Belk Moncure

Music: “The Letter People – Meet Mr. V” (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EKfup4qbUaY)

Fine Motor Skills:

  • CCBS pages 360-365
  • BPW pages 180-183
  • Language Arts page 39
  • LLA pages 46-47
  • PALAW page 24
  • Uppercase page 24
  • Lowercase page 22

American Sign Language: Hold the index and middle fingers apart and pointing up. Rest the other fingers and thumb on the palm. (https://parentingpatch.com/baby-sign-language-fingerspelling-v-w-x/)

Craft/Activity 1: Little Letter V Book

Materials

  • Little Letter V Book template (http://www.themeasuredmom.com/rhymes-for-letter-v/)
  • Blank paper
  • Stapler

Directions

  1. Print the Little Letter V 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 V Book.

Craft/Activity 2: Variegated Vase

Materials

  • Clean plastic or glass container
  • Colored tissue paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Water
  • Shallow container

Directions

  1. Cut the tissue paper into small squares.
  2. Mix some glue with some water in the shallow container to create a thin liquid.
  3. Dip the colored squares in the glue mixture.
  4. Glue the colored squares all over the container.
  5. Use the dried container as a vase. Avoid getting water on the outside of the vase.

Note: Variegated means multicolored.

Craft/Activity 3: Vine Vs

Materials

  • Letter V template (http://www.quality-kids-crafts.com/support-files/letter-v-template.pdf)
  • Blank paper
  • Green yarn
  • Green paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue

Directions

  1. Print the letter V template onto the blank paper.
  2. Glue a long piece of green yarn on each V.
  3. Cut the green paper into leaf shapes.
  4. Glue the leaves onto the yarn.

Optional: Set the finished V 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 V Preschool Activities © 2015 Heather Johnson

Written by Heather

Heather is a writer, librarian, linguist, wife, homemaker, homeschooler, and mother.

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