Draw a letter on a pin board and have children push the pins in correct order to form the letters. (Could write numbers and even draw arrows to show letter formation sequence.) Great for fine motor skill development and letter formation and recognition
Alphabet Play Dough Mats and many more letter ideas. Have kiddos start out by finger tracing a letter, then using a dry-erase marker and then building the letter using small objects. Practice makes perfect!
Children stick drinking straws into playdough to form shapes and letters. Teacher may also trace letters for the children to fill in with straws Materials: drinking straws that have been halved, playdough Skill focus: prewriting