Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Small World with Free ABC Printable

This simple Chicka Chicka Boom Boom play set is a fun hands-on way to explore the alphabet and retell this popular children’s book! I’ve also included directions for kids to make their own mini play set, complete with free printable letters. Follow our Children’s Book Activities Pinterest board!     This post was originally published on May 6, 2014 […]

ABCs and 123s Ebook

I’m so excited to finally introduce you to my newest collaborative ebook, ABCs and 123s! This ebook is an amazing collection of 40+ hands-on play ideas that will help your child build their letter and math skills- such a great resource for parents, teachers, and homeschooling families. Get the ABCs and 123s ebook for $14.99! You’ll have a […]

Felt Butterfly Alphabet Activity

Please welcome Heather from the wonderful blog Preschool Toolkit! Today she’s sharing a fun ABC activity for kids inspired by the children’s book, The Butterfly Alphabet. Children will discover hidden letters of the alphabet and have the opportunity to create their own colorful felt butterflies!    Felt Butterfly Alphabet Activity Kids can have fun learning the letters of […]

ABC Sidewalk Chalk Game

Kids will love practicing the alphabet with this ABC sidewalk chalk game! It’s a fun and easy outdoor game that allows for all kinds of practice in gross motor skills, letter recognition, name practice, spelling practice, and more!  Follow our Outdoor Play and Learning Pinterest board!     This post contains affiliate links. Here’s a super simple ABC sidewalk […]

75+ Hands-On Ways to Explore Letters of the Alphabet

Using hands-on activities to explore letters of the alphabet is one of the best ways to help introduce young children to the ABC’s. Here’s a collection of over 75 alphabet activities that will help kids learn letter recognition, letter sounds, letter formation, letter writing, and more! (This post contains affiliate links.) Follow Buggy and Buddy on Facebook!   Letter […]

Making Letters of the Alphabet Using Pretzels

Practice forming letters of the alphabet using pretzels of different shapes! You can use the pretzels to spell your name or to create all the ABC’s. Follow our Language Arts and Literacy Pinterest board!   A few weeks ago as Theo was sitting at the dinner table eating his afternoon snack, I noticed he was using his […]

Fall Crafts for Kids: Mystery Letter Fall Tree

This mystery letter fall tree is a great way to combine art and literacy in a super fun way! The project can even be modified to provide letter recognition and sound practice, turned into a name activity, or set up as a way to practice spelling words. Follow our Fall Crafts & Learning Pinterest board!   […]

Name Practice Activity Using Toy Cars

If you have a child that loves playing with toy cars, why not integrate the cars into a fun name practice activity! Create roads for the toy cars using the letters of your child’s name to create this tactile name activity for kids! Follow Buggy and Buddy on Facebook! My son has been showing a very […]