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Visit the Zoo Day
Animals > Mammals > Elephant > Learn about elephants > Include a short review about fun facts about elephants and fun flash
cards to color and other resources.
The activity can be enhanced
by using the matching
elephant paper bag puppet as a learning helper and
Alphabet Activities >
Letter E is for Elephant
Present and display your option of alphabet printable
Online Jigsaw Puzzle > Letter E Elephant >
Skills: Problem solving and letter recognition.
Here is an online puzzle the children will enjoy with letter Ee and elephant image. The default puzzle is 6 pieces. Click on the change cut button
to change shape and number of pieces.
Finger and handwriting tracing:
Trace letter E's in upper and lower case with your index finger as you also sound out the
letter. Invite the children to do the same on their coloring
page or handwriting worksheet. Encourage the children to trace the dotted letter,
and explain the direction of the arrows and point to the numbers with arrows that help them trace the
letter correctly. Count out loud as you trace so children become aware of how the
number order aids them in the writing process.
Find the letter E's: Have the children find all the
letter E's in upper and lower case on the coloring page or extended
tracer and encourage them to circle
or trace/shade them first.
children to color the elephant.
Children ages 3+:
Present the Letter
E Worksheet and Mini-BooK Program. Read suggested instructions for using the worksheet
Display letter E posters and
coloring pages or even make a letter E classroom book with letter
E printable activities.
Children ages 4+:
Letter E Word
Search: The four word search game features an elephant and letter E words
with pictures and handwriting practice.
For advanced independent handwriting practice:
1. Print your choice of printable
lined-paper and encourage children to draw an elephant behind
the page or print an elephant coloring page.
and writing paper Encourage children to draw and color an
write letter E e. Share some images of a real elephant to inspire the children.