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Here are printable materials and some
suggestions to present letter C. Review related topics
in the themes column and visit the candy
themed activities and craft.
Advanced Handwriting Practice:
Holidays > Foods > Sweets > Candy Corn
Candy corn is a sweet food made primarily from sugar, corn syrup and
honey, This candy is particularly popular for Halloween.
Letter C is for Candy corn
Present and display the poster and
and distribute the coloring page or handwriting practice worksheet.
*Finger and Pencil Tracing: Trace letter C'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. Encourage the children to trace the dotted letter,
and explain the direction of the arrows and numbers that help them trace the
letter correctly. Letter C has a number one which
indicates it is written in one continuous stroke.
*Find the letter C's: Have the children find all the
letter C's in upper and lower case on the page and encourage them to circle
or trace/shade them first. Make sure to indicate that
the word candy corn has two letter C's.
Coloring and/or Craft Activity: Encourage the children to color the candy corn and identify
the traditional colors, orange and yellow with a variety of materials.
Letter C words: Letter
C Activity Worksheet and Mini Book These materials can be used to reinforce letter practice and to identify related words (hard
letter C like letter K). Read suggested instructions for using
the worksheet and mini-book.
Discuss other letter C words and images found in the worksheet. If you have illustrated alphabet books you
can also use images in them. You can also display posters and
coloring pages or even make a letter C classroom book. For
related images visit: Letter
C Printable Activities.
Letter C Word Search
& Handwriting Practice: The word search game features letter C words
with pictures and handwriting
1. Print your choice of printable
lined-paper. Have children draw candy corn or print
page behind the lined
2. Drawing and writing paper: encourage children to draw candy corn and practice writing
letter C c.