Alphabet Letter R Rooster
Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities and Worksheets
Here are printable materials and some suggestions to present letter R. Review the rooster theme for various activities.
Animals > Birds > Farm > Chicken > Rooster
A rooster is an adult male chicken or the male of other closely related birds, such as a pheasants. Visit the lesson plan activities to learn about chickens.
Alphabet Activities > Letter R is for Rooster
Present the letter R rooster six-piece online jigsaw puzzle to practice problem solving and view letter R in upper and lower case. Adjust number or pieces using the Change Cut button on the left.
Present and display your option of letter R printable activities.
Children age 3 and under:
* Print a letter R coloring page D'Nealian or Standard Block font and a rooster coloring page 1 or 2 behind it or on a separate page if using paints to decorate later. Discuss other letter R words found on the worksheet.
* Finger Tracing:
Trace letter R'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.
* Children can trace and color the letter R's. After completing coloring the letter, encourage children to color the rooster image. Write the word rooster on the finished coloring page.
Children Ages 3+ to 6:
Alphabet - beginning letter R sound
Letter R words: Letter R Activity Worksheet and Mini-Book. This worksheet and matching mini book can be used as part of Letter R program of activities to reinforce letter practice and to identify related R words. Read suggested instructions for using the worksheet and mini-book.
If you have illustrated alphabet books you can also use images in them. You can also display letter R posters and coloring pages or make a letter R classroom book. For related images visit: Letter R Printable Materials.
Finger and Pencil Tracing:
Trace letter R's in upper and lower case with your finger as you also sound out the letter. Invite the children to do the same on your worksheet. Encourage the children to trace the dotted letter with your choice of sharpened crayon, fine tip marker, coloring or regular pencil and explain the direction of the arrows and numbers (on the upper right corner) 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 R's: Have the children find all the letter R's in upper and lower case on the worksheet and encourage them to circle them first.
Letter R Word Search & Handwriting Practice
The four and six word search game features a rooster and letter R words with pictures and handwriting practice.
Advanced independent handwriting practice:
1. Print your choice of printable lined-paper and encourage children to draw a rooster behind the page or print a rooster coloring page 1 or 2, color after writing practice.
2. Drawing and writing paper: Encourage children to draw and color a rooster and write letter R r.
R Rooster online jigsaw puzzle
Age 3 & under
Letter R coloring page
Letter R Worksheet & Mini Book
Available in D'Nealian and Standard block
Word search & writing
Drawing & Writing
Rooster coloring pages
1 or 2
Chicken coloring pages
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