Alphabet Letter C Crab
Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities and Worksheets

Alphabet Letter C Crab Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities and Worksheets

Visit the crab theme lesson plan activities for animal facts, online learning resources, crafts and other activities to incorporate with this alphabet presentation.


  • printer
  • paper
  • coloring & writing supplies
Online jigsaw puzzle: Present a six-piece online puzzle to practice problem solving, view letter in upper and lower case, and bilingual resources in English and Spanish.

letter c crab jigsaw puzzle
C crab online puzzle

letter c coloring page
Letter C coloring page
Standard block

Age 3+

letter c crab color poster
Color poster
Standard block

letter c crab coloring page

Coloring page
Standard block

Age 4+
C Crab Handwriting Practice Worksheet
Handwriting Worksheet
Standard block

Alphabet Letter C Worksheet and Mini-Book
Letter C Worksheet & Mini-Book
D'Nealian & Standard block

letter c word search and handwriting
Word search & writing
Children age 3 and under:
  • Print a letter C coloring page D'Nealian or Standard Block font. Select and print an age apropriate crab coloring page on the back or on a separate sheet.

  • Finger Tracing: Trace letter C'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 color and trace the letter C's following instructions. Use finger paints, crayons or water colors. Write the letter C c and the word crab on the finished coloring page.

Children Ages 3+ to 6 - beginning letter C sound (hard c):

  • Present the letter C worksheet and mini-book. Read suggested instructions for using the worksheet and mini-book.

  • Encourage the children to trace the dotted letters and demonstrate the direction of the arrows and numbers 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 C's: Have the children find all the letter C's in upper and lower case on the worksheet words and encourage them to circle these first.

  • Discuss other letter C words and images found in the worksheet. Make a home or classroom letter C book or coloring book. Visit Letter C Printable Activities to make your choice.

Letter C Word Search & Handwriting Practice: The eight word search game features a crab and letter C words with pictures and handwriting practice.

Advanced Independent Handwriting:

printable lined paper

Print your choice of printable lined-paper and encourage children to draw a crab behind the page or print a crab coloring page to color after writing practice.


drawing and writing paper

Drawing and writing paper. Encourage children to draw and color a crab and write letter Cc.



crab coloring pages
Crab coloring pages

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