Here are printable materials and some
suggestions to present letter L. The presentation
ideally should be part of lamb
themed activities and/or crafts.
Animals > Mammals > Farm > Sheep > Lamb
- A lamb
[image] is a baby or young sheep, or
its meat used as food.
- The sheep
is an animal with hooves, hollow horns, and long, curly hair. They are closely related to goats.
- Domestic sheep are mammals that are raised for their milk, meat and wool. Sensory experience > Have children touch wool mittens,
a sweater or wool yarn.
- A female sheep is called an ewe, at lambing
time is called a dam, and a male is called a buck or ram.
- Where do lamb live? Some live in the wild, but
most are domestic and live on farms. They move in groups
- What sound does the lamb make? Sheep bleat, BAA,
BAA (sing a nursery rhyme)
- A shepherd is a worker who herds,
feeds and watches over sheep.
Alphabet Activity > Letter L is for Lamb
Present and display your option of letter L Lamb alphabet printable
activities listed in the materials column.
*Finger and Pencil Tracing:
Trace letter L'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 (first presentation) or handwriting practice worksheet.
Encourage the children to trace the dotted letters
with your choice of sharpened crayon, fine tip marker, coloring or regular pencil
and demonstrate the direction of the arrows and numbers that help them trace the
letter correctly. During the demonstration, you may want to
count out loud as you trace so children become aware of how the number
order aids them in the writing process.
*Find the letter L's: Have the children find all the
letter L's in upper and lower case on the page and encourage them to circle
or trace/shade them first.
*Coloring Activity: Encourage
the children to color the image in the coloring page or
Letter L words (initial consonant sound): Letter
L Activity Worksheet and Mini-Book
This worksheet and matching mini-book can be used as part of Letter L program of activities
to reinforce letter practice and to identify related letter L words.
Read suggested instructions for using the worksheet
Discuss other letter L words and images. You can print letter L in a different bright color to
make it stand out. If you have illustrated alphabet books you
can also use images in them. You can also display other L posters and
coloring pages or even make a letter L classroom book using coloring
images or color posters. Visit Letter
L Printable Materials to make your choice.
Letter L Word
Search & Handwriting Practice
The four and six word search game features a lamb and letter L words with pictures and handwriting practice.
Advanced independent handwriting practice:
1. Print your choice of printable
lined-paper and encourage children to draw a lamb behind
the page or print a lamb coloring page.
and writing paper Encourage children to draw and color a
write letter L l.
| Age 3+
Letter L Worksheet
D'Nealian & Standard block
Search & writing
| Writing Paper
& sheep coloring pages