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Alphabet > Letter K > Kite Theme > K is for Kite

Coloring Pages Letter K > Activity >
Color & Decorate a Kite

Holidays & Events >
*April > Kite Month
*May 12th > Kite Day
*June 15 > Fly a Kite Day
*June 30th > Sky Day

Inventions Kids Love >
Toys and Games > Kite theme

Online Story time > Fly a Kite

Weather > Windy


Ages:  2 to 6 years old

Activity #1:  Literacy: Read Fly a Kite an online story (or the book version) ages 3+
*  A fantasy day story with grandpa flying a kite.  

Here are topics and themes to discuss after reading the online story:

Climate and Weather Conditions

*  Ask  what helps the kite fly? Wind. 
*  Could the kite fly without  wind?

Shapes & Colors

*  Discuss the shape of the kite?
The diamond shape -  the diamond shape is the perfect shape for a kite, it helps it fly.
*   What other shape can you see inside the kite:  4 triangles.   
*   What color is the kite, etc.

Activity #2Kite Safety, history of kites, multicultural celebrationsVisit this Kite theme lesson plan to learn about kite flying safety, view real images of kites around the world, and assemble an easy homemade kite that flies! 

Activity #3Alphabet Activities:  K is for Kite Activities  (Ages 3 - 6)

Choose activity #4 or #5 or conduct each one on separate days to reinforce Letter K practice.

Activity #4: Decorating A Kite:  All ages (Reinforce Letter K) 
* Print this kite coloring page, write a large and bold letter K and the word kite somewhere in somewhere in the margin.  Suggestion:  Print onto light blue paper for a sky background.
* Prepare a container with a variety of materials to decorate:  crayons, pencils, cut-up construction paper, tissue paper, stickers, s. 
*Shapes:  Discuss the kite is a diamond shape.  Identify and count the six triangles that form the bows in the kite's tail.

Activity #5:  Printable Kite Craft 
Print this adorable craft from dltk-holidays.com in your choice of color or coloring version.  Practice counting the pieces, scissor cutting skills, colors and more.

* Print this  Kite coloring page on white or light blue paper (for a blue sky background)
Something to color or paint with.

Optional:
*  Cut-up construction paper or tissue paper in several colors
* glue or glue stick
* spring, summer or autumn related stickers

External link
dltk-holidays.com
DLTK's Kite Craft
Printable kite craft


 

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