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Outdoor alphabet scavenger hunt

Make an alphabet scavenger hunt! (Other ideas here: do an alphabet action race, or a first-letter race)

ABC scavenger hunt - awesome playground or walking game

Family Adventures in the Canadian Rockies: When literacy and play meet

teachmama: Preschool’s out, and I want to see if my smart kiddos can still remember the alphabet! Let’s go on an Alphabet Hunt right here in our backyard for things that begin with each letter.

backyard alphabet hunt

Love this idea - backyard alphabet hunt.do this on a rainy day and change it to an indoor alphabet hunt

Five hands-on ways to learn the alphabet using materials from around the house!

Five (More!) Hands-on Ways to Learn the Alphabet

Secret Stories ‘OUS’ Whenever three friends play together, one always seems to get ‘left-out.’ And when these three play- it’s always ‘poor little o’ that never gets to join in the fun! That’s why, when ‘o, u & s’ get together… “It’s just…………… “US!” Examples: ridiculous, strenuous, joyous

Phonics SECRETS®

Cute and easy to remember "secret stories" for all those tricky phonics sounds.When these three letters get together, poor little O is always left out and never gets to talk, so it's just "US!" (as in: ridiculous, strenuous, joyous)

Alphabet Scavenger Hunts for Kids plus more! Great ideas for including the alphabet in every center.

Top 10 Ways to Remember the ABCs

Preschool Activity Ideas | Toddler Activity Ideas | Mommy With Selective Memory: Easy Craft: Tye-dye Coffee Filters!

An easy craft for preschoolers: tye-dye coffee filters using dot art! Easy, clean, and little clean-up!

Water play A great water activity board - maybe someone's talented parent or grandparent could make one for your centre?

This is a fabulous idea! Put small glow sticks in plastic eggs. Then hide them in the house and turn off the lights for the hunt. awesome idea if it rains on Easter!

This is a fabulous idea! Put small glow sticks inside plastic eggs - then hide them in the house and turn off the lights for the hunt . or if you have good night time weather, have a night time Easter Egg Hunt outside!

Nature Scavenger Hunt- use for kids who can't read. Items to take photos of.

My Delicious Ambiguity: Scavenger Hunts For Kids With Free Printables Lots for nature walks plus more learning fun

The Stay-at-Home-Mom Survival Guide: Preschool Activities - I like the upper case/lower case matching game

Preschool Activities

matching upper and lower case letters - The Stay-at-Home-Mom Survival Guide: Preschool Activities

Treasure Hunt Alphabet Activity from Playdough to Plato at B-InspiredMama.com

Treasure Hunt Alphabet Activity [From the Mamas

Alphabet treasure hunt helps children recognize letters and match upper and lowercase pairs. - Good idea for Meg's sand table


10 Ways to Prepare Your Child for Kindergarten: school readiness tips.I think EVERY parent should read this! I like that they give fun ways to do so! NO WORKSHEETS!