Making letters and names out of colored paper strips is fun and increases letter awareness and visual memory.
SUPPLIES: Paper, glue, and colored paper strips or small squares.
OPTION: Colored paper strips can be a wonderful way to help kids gage letter size.
ST: Pick a letter to paper strip and use a list of word s that contain the letter. Have kids say a word from the list for each paper strip/square that they place on the large letter.
This can be a wonderful way for parents to help prepare their child for writing training.