Animals > Amphibians > Toad
A toad is a small animal that looks like a frog and has dry, rough
skin. Toads are amphibians, but live mostly on land rather than
in or near water.
Visit the toad
theme lesson plan activities for animal facts, online learning resources, crafts and other
activities to incorporate with this alphabet presentation.
Alphabet Activity > Letter T is for Toad
Present the letter T Toad six-piece online
jigsaw puzzle to practice problem solving and view letter T in
upper and lower case. Adjust number or pieces using the Change
Cut button on the left.
Children Age 3 and under:
letter T coloring page
Block and a toad coloring page behind it or on a separate page if using finger
paints to decorate later. Discuss other letter T words found on
* Finger Tracing: Trace letter T'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 T's. After completing
coloring the letter, encourage children to color the teddy bear coloring
page. Write the word toad on the margins.
Ages 3+ to 6: Alphabet - beginning sound letter T
Present the Letter
T Worksheet and Mini Book program. Read suggested instructions for using the worksheet
and mini-book. These materials be used
to reinforce letter recognition, initial handwriting practice and to identify related
Discuss other letter T words and images found in the worksheet. Display posters and
coloring pages or make a letter T classroom book. For
related images visit: letter
T printable activities.
Finger and Pencil Tracing:
Trace letter T's in upper and lower case with your finger as you also sound out the
letter. Invite the children to do the same on your worksheet.
Encourage the children to trace the dotted letter, and explain the direction of the arrows and numbers (on the
upper right corner) 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 T's: Have the children find all the
letter T's in upper and lower case on the page and encourage them to circle
Letter T Word
Search & Handwriting Practice: The four and six word search game features a toad and letter T
words with pictures and handwriting practice.
Advanced independent handwriting practice:
1. Print your choice of printable
lined-paper and encourage children to draw a toad behind
the page or print a toad
and writing paper: Encourage children to draw, color and
decorate a toad and
write letter T t. Share some images of a real toads to inspire the children.
Toad Coloing Pages:
Toad Online Jigsaw Puzzle
Letter T coloring
Letter T Worksheet & Mini- Book
D'Nealian & Standard
Search & writing
Drawing & writing paper