Alphabet Letter C Candy Corn
Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities and Worksheets

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Here are printable materials and some suggestions to present letter C.  Review related topics in the themes column and visit the candy corn themed activities and craft.

Holidays > Foods > Sweets > Candy Corn
Candy corn is a sweet food made primarily from sugar, corn syrup and honey, This candy is particularly popular for Halloween.

Alphabet Activity:  Letter C is for Candy corn
Present and  display the poster and and distribute the coloring page or handwriting practice worksheet.

Finger and Pencil Tracing: Trace letter C'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. Letter C has a number one which indicates it is written in one continuous stroke.

Find the letter C's: Have the children find all the letter C's in upper and lower case on the page and encourage them to circle or trace/shade them first. Make sure to indicate that the word candy corn has two letter C's.

Coloring and/or Craft Activity: Encourage the children to color the candy corn and identify the traditional colors, orange and yellow with a variety of materials.

Letter C wordsLetter C Activity Worksheet and Mini Book These materials can be used to reinforce letter practice and to identify related words (hard letter C like letter K). Read suggested instructions for using the worksheet and mini-book.

Discuss other letter C words and images found in the worksheet. If you have illustrated alphabet books you can also use images in them. You can also display posters and coloring pages or even make a letter C classroom book. For related images visit: Letter C Printable Activities.

Letter C Word Search & Handwriting Practice: The word search game features letter C words with pictures and handwriting practice.

Advanced Handwriting Practice:
1.  Print your choice of printable lined-paper. Have children draw candy corn or print this coloring page behind the lined paper. 

2.  Drawing and writing paper: encourage children to draw candy corn and practice writing letter C c.