Here are printable materials and
some suggestions to present letter U. Visit related activities in the outer space theme.
This activity is part of the Bible alphabet A to Z available in D'Nealian and Standard
block handwriting formats.
What is the universe?
is defined as all existing things, including the earth and heavens.
Alphabet Activity: Letter U is for Universe
Finger and Pencil Tracing:
Trace the letter U's with your finger in upper and lower case 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 demonstrate the direction of the arrows and to pay
attention to the numbers that helps them trace the
letter correctly. During the demonstration,
you may want to count out loud and as you trace so children become
aware of how the number order aids them in the process.
Find the letter Us: Have the children find all the
letter U'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
letter U and universe image with a variety of materials.
Letter U words: Letter
U Worksheet and Mini Book (short U sound). These printable activities can be used to reinforce practice and to identify related words. Read suggested instructions for using the worksheet and mini-book.
Discuss other letter U words and images found in the worksheet. You can also display U posters and
coloring pages or make a letter U classroom book. For
related images visit: Letter
U Printable Activities and letter U
coloring pages and make your choice.
Letter U (long sound) Word
Search & Handwriting Practice: The four search game features a universe image and letter U words with
pictures and handwriting practice.
Advanced independent handwriting practice:
1. Print your choice of printable
lined-paper and encourage children to draw a universe behind
and writing paper: Encourage children to draw, color and
decorate a universe and
write letter U u.
Bible Activity > "By
faith we understand that the universe was formed at God's command ..." Hebrews 11:3