Letter D Deer
Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities and Worksheets
The deer is an animal with long legs. Deer are mammals with hooves. All kinds of deer run very fast. The males of most kinds of deer grow and shed antlers every year. A male is called stag or buck, a female is called doe, a young deer is called fawn. Deer are herbivores that chew their cud. Elk (wapiti), moose, reindeer (caribou), and white-tailed deer are kinds of deer.
Visit the deer family theme for activities and crafts related to different kinds of deer.
Online Jigsaw Puzzle > Deer > Skills: Problem solving, bilingual English and Spanish - The default puzzle is 6 pieces.
Alphabet Activities > Letter D is for DeerPresent and display your option of D alphabet printable materials.
Children Age 3 and under:
Print letter D coloring page D'Nealian
Block font and a deer
coloring image behind it or attach next to letter D. Discuss other letter D words found on the worksheet and word search.
Children Ages 3+ - beginning letter E (short sound) >
Finger and pencil tracing: Trace letter D's in upper and lower case with your finger as you also sound out the letter. Invite the children to do the same on the worksheet. Encourage to trace the dotted letter, and explain the direction of the arrows. Color or paint image and add other elements such as vegetation.
Letter D words: Letter
D Worksheet and Mini Book
These materials can be used as part of Letter D program of activities
to reinforce letter practice and to identify related d words. Read suggested instructions for using the worksheet
Letter D Word Search & Handwriting Practice: The eight word search game features the deer and letter D words with pictures and handwriting practice.
Advanced Handwriting Practice:
1. Print your choice of printable lined-paper. Have children draw a deer behind the lined
paper or select and print a deer
coloring page behind the lined-paper to color after writing