Alphabet Letter W Wise Men Theme
Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities and Worksheets

Activities Materials
Alphabet > Letter W | Bible > Matthew 2:1-1 | Crafts > Star theme or adapt Starfish crafts | Holidays > Dec 25th > Christmas - Jan 6th > Epiphamy, Three Kings' Day

Here are printable materials and some suggestions to present letter W.

This activity is part of the Bible alphabet A to Z available in D'Nealian and Standard block handwriting formats.

Bible > Wise Men Come to Visit Jesus > Matthew 2:1-1
The Biblical Magi, referred to as the (Three) Wise Men, or (Three Kings) who traveled "from the East" and visited Jesus after his birth, bearing gifts of frankincense. gold, and myrrh.

Epiphany or Three Kings' Day is the Western Christian commeration, or feast day of this event and is tradionally celebrated on January 6.

Activities & crafts > Review star theme or adapt crafts in the starfish theme to present this Biblical event.

Wise Men follow a star - coloring page with text | no text

Alphabet Activity > Letter W is for Wise Men
Present and display your option of alphabet printable materials listed in the materials column.

Finger and Pencil Tracing: Trace letter W'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 letters, 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 W's: Have the children find all the letter W'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 worksheet.

Letter W wordsLetter W Worksheet and Mini Book > These materials can be used to reinforce letter practice and to identify related W words. Read suggested instructions for using the worksheet and mini-book.

Discuss other letter W words and images found in the worksheet. You can also display other W posters and coloring pages or even make a letter W classroom book using coloring images or color posters. Visit letter W printable activities to make your choice.

Letter W Word Search & Handwriting Practice: The four-word search game features letter W words with pictures and handwriting practice.

Advanced Handwriting Practice:

Print your choice of drawing and writing paper or printable lined-paper.  Encourage children to draw a depiction of the Wise Men and practice writing letter W w.
letter w wise men coloring page
Coloring page
D'Nealian
Standard block

letter w wise men handwriting worksheet
Handwriting Worksheet
D'Nealian
Standard block

letter w worksheet and mini book
Letter W Worksheet & Mini-Book
D'Nealian & Standard block

letter w word search and handwriting

Word Search & Handwriting

printable lined paper

Printable lined-paper
(various styles)

drawing and writing paper

Drawing & Writing Paper
Coloring Pages:
wise men coloring pages
Page 1 > with text | no text
Page 2

Chritmas coloring