Alphabet > Letter U | Crafts > DLTK's Umbrella
crafts | Holidays & Events | Jan or Feb > Chinese New Year | Nursery Rhymes > Rain, Rain, Go Away | Science > Weather > Water > The Water Cycle | Seasons > Spring | Summer
Here are printable materials and some
suggestions to present letter U is for Umbrella. Review related
themes and activities for the umbrella in the themes column.
is collapsible canopy to protect people from the sun and rain. When used
for sun protection it is also called a parasol. The collapsible
umbrella is a
Alphabet Activity > Letter U is for Umbrella
Present the letter U Umbrella six-piece online
jigsaw puzzle to practice problem solving and view letter U in
upper and lower case. Adjust number or pieces using the Change
Cut button on the left.
Print and display alphabet printable
materials of your choice in the materials column.
Finger and Pencil Tracing:
Trace the letter U's with your finger in upper and lower case 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 demonstrate the direction of the arrows and to pay
attention to the numbers that helps them trace the
letter correctly. Count out loud and as you trace so children become
aware of how the number order aids them in
Find the letter Us: Have the children find all the
letter U's in upper and lower case on the page and encourage them to circle
or trace/shade them first.
Coloring Activity: Encourage the children to color the
letter U and umbrella image with a variety of materials.
Letter U words: Letter
U Worksheet and Mini Book (short U sound). These printable activities can be used to reinforce practice and to identify related words. Read suggested instructions for using the worksheet
Discuss other letter U words and images found in the worksheet. Display letter U posters and
coloring pages or even make a letter U classroom book. For
related images visit: Letter
U Printable Activities and make your choice.
Advanced independent handwriting practice:
1. Print your choice of printable
lined-paper and encourage children to draw an umbrella behind
the page or print an umbrella theme coloring page, links in the materials column.
and writing paper: Encourage children to draw, color and
decorate an umbrella and
write letter U u.
Coloring pages, nursery rhyme and craft activities:
Little Critter paper doll
[ color 1 & 2 ] [ B&W 1 & 2
Online Jigsaw Puzzle
this alphabet set
U Worksheet & Mini Book
& Standard block
Drawing | Writing Paper