Alphabet Letter Z Zipper Theme | Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities and Worksheets

Activities Materials
Here are printable materials and some suggestions to present letter Z.

Have some items for demonstration that feature a zipper, such as clothing, backpack, etc. Practice opening and closing the zippers.

A zipper is a fastener made up of two rows of teeth that lock together and a slide pull that either joins them or pulls them apart. Zippers are used on clothing, handbags and other articles.

Alphabet Activity:  Alphabet Letter Z is for Zipper

Present the letter Z zipper six-piece online jigsaw puzzle to practice problem solving and view letter Z in upper and lower case.  Adjust number or pieces using the Change Cut button on the left.

Alphabet - beginning letter Z sound (Ages 3+)
Present the handwriting worksheet and/or the letter Z activity worksheet and mini-book program
. Read suggested instructions for using the worksheet and mini-book.

Finger Tracing: Trace letter Z'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.

Find the letter Z's: Have the children find all the letter Z's in upper and lower case on the worksheet words and encourage them to circle these first.

Discuss other letter Z words and images found in the worksheet. You can also display other posters and coloring pages or even make a letter Z classroom book.  Visit Letter Z Printable Activities to make your choice.

Coloring and Sticker Activity: Encourage the children to decorate the large letter Z images incorporating the stickers on the bottom of the page. Older children can use the stickers to complete the mini-book.

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

Advanced independent handwriting practice: 
1.  Print your choice of printable lined-paper, draw a zipper behind the page.

2.  Drawing and writing paper > draw and color a zipper and write letter Z z.
letter z zipper online jigsaw puzzle
Z Zipper Online Jigsaw Puzzle


letter z zipper handwriting worksheet
Handwriting Worksheet
D'Nealian
Standard block


letter z worksheet and mini book
Letter Z Worksheet and Mini-Book
D'Nealian and Standard block

letter z word search and handwriting

Word search & handwriting

printable line paper

Printable lined-paper
(various styles)

drawing and writing paper

Drawing and writing paper