Alphabet Letter G Gingerbread
Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities and Worksheets
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Fairy Tales > The Gingerbread Man & What is gingerbread?
Review The Gingerbread Man lesson plan to read and present the fairy tale, learn what is gingerbread and gingerbread men bisquits or cookies with related activities.
Alphabet Activities > Letter G is for Gingerbread (soft G sound):
Display the poster and select your option of printable activites.
Children Age 3 and under:
Print letter G coloring page D'Nealian or Standard Block font. Select and print a gingerbread man coloring page or pattern, and print it behind the letter G page or on a separate page if using paints to decorate later. Discuss other letter G words found on the worksheet.
Finger Tracing: Trace letter G'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 G's. After completing coloring the letter, encourage children to color the gingerbread man image. Write the word gingerbread on the finished coloring page.
Handwriting worksheet tips:
Encourage the children to trace the dotted letter, and explain 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.
Have the children find all the letter G's in upper and lower case on the page and encourage them to circle them.
Provide a varitey of materials such as buttons, pom poms, bits of lace, stickers, wiggly eyes, etc.
Children ages 3+:
Letter G words: Letter G Worksheet Program and Mini-Book (soft g sound) can be used as part of program of activities to reinforce letter practice and to identify related words. Read suggested instructions for using the worksheet and mini-book.
You can also display letter posters and coloring pages or make a letter G home or classroom book. For related images visit Letter G printable activities.
Advance Handwriting Practice:
For advanced independent handwriting practice, print your choice of printable lined-paper or drawing and writing paper. Draw and color a gingerbread man (or woman) and write letter Gg or have children trace a small gingerbread boy template on the drawing area first.
Optional: print a larger gingerbread man template image on the blank side of the lined-paper that children can color, decorate and personalize with variety of materials.Gingerbread man coloring pages and patterns
Letter G coloring page