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Alphabet Letter O Octopus
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An octopus is an ocean cephalopod mollusc with eight sucker-bearing arms, a soft body, strong beaklike jaws, and no internal shell. It is closely related to the squid, nautilus and cuttlefish.
Review the octopus theme for addictional activities and crafts.
|Alphabet Activities > Letter O is for Octopus
Present the letter O octopus six-piece online jigsaw puzzle to practice problem solving and view the letter in upper and lower case.
Present and display the poster and distribute your choice of printable activities.
Children ages 3 and under:
Print this toddler coloring page with large bubble font, color, paint or decorate or,
Handwriting worksheet tips:
Encourage the children to trace the dotted letter, and 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.
Have the children find all the letter O's in upper and lower case on the page and encourage them to circle them.
Children ages 3+:
Letter O words: Letter O Worksheet Program and Mini-Book (short o sound) can be used as part of program of activities to reinforce letter practice and to identify related words. Read suggested instructions for using the worksheet and mini-book.
You can also display letter posters and coloring pages or make a letter A home or classroom book. For related images visit: Letter O Printable Activities.
Letter O Word Search & Handwriting Practice (short O sound) > A four word search game features the octopus and letter O words with pictures and handwriting practice.Advanced independent handwriting practice:
1. Print your choice of printable
lined-paper and encourage children to draw an octopus behind
the page or print an octopus
coloring page to color and decorate after writing practice.
Octopus coloring pages
Letter O Octopus Puzzle
Coloring page for tots
Letter O coloring page
View this alphabet set
Letter O Worksheet and Mini-Book
D'Nealian & Standard block
Word Search & Writing
Drawing & writing paper