Alphabet Letter Z Zipper Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities and Worksheets
Have some items for demonstration that feature a zipper, such as clothing, backpack, etc. Practice opening and closing the zippers.
A zipper is a fastener made up of two rows of teeth that lock together and a slide pull that either joins them or pulls them apart. Zippers are used on clothing, handbags and other articles.
Alphabet Activities: Alphabet Letter Z
is for Zipper
Finger Tracing: Trace letter Z'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.
Find the letter Z's: Have the children find all the letter Z's in upper and lower case on the worksheet words and encourage them to circle these first.
Discuss other letter Z words and images found in the worksheet. You can also display other posters and coloring pages or even make a letter Z classroom book. Visit Letter Z Printable Activities to make your choice.
Coloring and Sticker Activity: Encourage the children to decorate the large letter Z images incorporating the stickers on the bottom of the page. Older children can use the stickers to complete the mini-book.
Letter Z Word Search & Handwriting Practice: The four word search game features a zipper and letter Z words with pictures and handwriting practice.
Advanced independent handwriting practice:
1. Print your choice of printable lined-paper, draw a zipper behind the page.
2. Drawing and writing paper > draw and color a zipper and write letter Z z.
Letter Z coloring page
Letter Z Worksheet and Mini-Book
D'Nealian & Standard block
Word search & handwriting
Drawing and writing paper