Here's what we did for Mercedes' letter R themed preschool week.
I wrote the big and little letter R on a piece of red paper and she practiced making the "r" sound.
I wrote my name on a piece of red paper and had Mercedes point out the R in it.
We added the big and little letter R to our flashcard collection.
Mercedes sorted through a busy bag full of items that begin with the letter R and practiced making the "r" sound as she said what each item was. A red letter R block, letter R play-doh mold, rhinoceros, dinner roll, rectangle, ram, rooster, rock, rabbit and red felt.
We played with frogs and made them go, "ribbit, ribbit".
We took a trip to the library to read some books.
We did a rainbow rice sensory activity.
We looked through an illustrated encyclopedia about reptiles.
And read a book about rabbits.
We made a rainbow out of torn construction paper.
Mercedes made a big letter R with rainbow rice.
And a little letter r with rubber bands.
She traced the big and little letter R on a red worksheet I made for her.
She learned how to sign the letter R using ASL.
And colored a letter R coloring sheet.
The girls washed some rocks from our driveway.
And painted them.
And we did a rock sensory activity.