Plants > Trees > Oak fruit > Acorn
or oak nut is the nut (fruit) of the
Visit the acorn theme lesson plan activities for
a craft and other printable activities.
This is activity 4 of the acorns theme.
Alphabet Activity > Letter A is
Letter A Acorn Poster
Children age 3 and under
a letter A coloring page in Standard
block or D'Nealian
font and an acorn coloring page behind it or on a separate page if using paints to decorate
later. Discuss other letter A words found on the activity
Trace letter A's in upper and lower case with your finger as you
also sound out the letter. Invite the children to do the
same on their coloring page.
Children can trace and color the letter A's. After completing
coloring the letter, encourage children to color the image. Write the word
acorn on the finished coloring
Children ages 3+
Present and display the color poster.Distribute your choice of
worksheet for a first introduction for younger children or
extended handwriting practice tracer for advanced Pre-K and
Pencil Tracing: Using
your selection of worksheet, trace letter A's in upper and lower
case with your finger as you also sound out the letter. Invite the children to do the same on their coloring page.
Encourage the children to trace the dotted letter, and explain the direction of the arrows and numbers that help them trace the letter correctly.
During the demonstration, you may want to count out loud as you
trace so children become aware of how the number order aids them
in the writing process.
Find the letter A's: Have the children find all the
letter A's in upper and lower case on the page and encourage them
to circle or trace/shade them first.
Letter A words: Letter A Worksheet Program and Mini-Book (long a
sound) can be
used as part of program of activities to reinforce letter
practice and to identify related words. Read
suggested instructions for using the worksheet
You can also display letter posters and coloring pages or make a letter A home or classroom book. For related images visit: Letter
A Printable Activities.
Handwriting Practice for advanced K and 1st grade:
and squirrels handwriting paper > featuring squirrels and acorns to practice writing
letter A (acorn).
paper > print an acorn theme coloring page on the back of the paper.
Drawing paper > children can draw a tree with acorns. This
drawing can also depict roots and an acorn in the soil to review plant
Letter A coloring page
this alphabet set
A Worksheet & Mini-Book
D'Nealian & Standard font
Acorns and squirrels writing paper
& Writing Paper
Acorns coloring pages