Here are printable materials and some
suggestions to present letter G (hard G sound).
What is a gift?
A gift is something a person gives another without wanting anything in
return; a present.
The gift theme goes well with any gift giving holiday
Alphabet Activity >
Letter G is for Gift (hard g sound)
Distribute your option of G alphabet printable
materials listed in the materials column.
Children age 3 and under:
Print letter G coloring page D'Nealian or Standard
Block font and a gift
coloring image behind it or on a separate page if using paints to
decorate later. Discuss other letter G words found on the worksheet.
Trace letter G'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
Children can trace and color the letter G's. After completing
coloring the letter,
encourage children to color the gift image. Write letter G g
and the word gift on the finished coloring page.
Ages 3+ to 6: Alphabet - beginning letter G sound
Present the Letter
G Worksheet and Mini Book. Read
suggested instructions for using the worksheet and mini-book. These materials can be used
to reinforce letter practice and to identify related G words.
Finger and Pencil Tracing:
Trace letter G'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 choice of coloring page
or handwriting practice worksheet.
Encourage the children
to trace the dotted letter with your choice of sharpened crayon, fine
tip marker, coloring or regular pencil.
Explain the direction
of the arrows and numbers 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 G's: Have the children find all the
letter G's in upper and lower case on the page and encourage them to circle
or trace/shade them first
Coloring or Painting Activity:
Encourage the children to color Letter G's and the image in the
coloring page or writing worksheet.
You can also display other G posters and
coloring pages or even make a letter G classroom book using coloring
images or color posters. Visit Letter
Printable Activities to make your choice.
Letter G Word
Search & Handwriting Practice:
The four and eight word search game features the word gift and letter G
words with pictures and handwriting practice.
Advanced Handwriting Practice:
1. Print your choice of printable
lined-paper. Have children draw a gift behind the lined
paper or print a gift
coloring page to color and decorate after writing practice.
2. Drawing and writing paper: encourage children to draw
and color a gift and handwriting practice.
Letter G coloring
G Worksheet & Mini Book
Hard G Sound
Search & Writing
& Writing Paper