Transportation > Aviation > Jet
A jet is an airplane
(aircraft) that is moved by engines that give off
a backward flow of heated gases to cause forward movement.
Alphabet Activity > Letter J is for Jet
Children Age 3 and under:
* Print letter J coloring page D'Nealian or Standard
Block and a jet coloring page behind it or on a separate page if using paints to
decorate later. Discuss other letter J words found on the worksheet.
* Finger Tracing: Trace letter J'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 J's. After completing
coloring the letter,
encourage children to color the jet coloring page and write letter
J j and the word jet on the margins.
Ages 3+ to 6:
Present the Letter
J Worksheet and Mini-Book program. Read suggested instructions for using the worksheet
and mini-book. These materials can be used as part of Letter J program of activities
to reinforce letter practice and to identify related words.
Discuss other letter J words and images found in the worksheet. You can also display posters and
coloring pages or make a letter J classroom book. For
related images visit: letter J printable activities.
Finger and Pencil Tracing: Trace letter J'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 worksheet. Encourage the children to trace the dotted letter, and explain the direction of the arrows and numbers (on the
upper right corner) 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 J's: Have the children find all the
letter J's in upper and lower case on the page and encourage them to circle
Letter J Word
Search & Handwriting Practice > The four and six word search game features a jet and letter J
words with pictures and handwriting practice.
Advanced independent handwriting practice:
1. Print your choice of printable
lined-paper and encourage children to draw an jet behind
the page or print a jet coloring page.
and writing paper: Encourage children to draw and color a
write letter J j.
Crafts: Visit the Amelia Earhart lesson plan for paper airplane template and other crafts