Copy letters onto paper and hang on fridge. Have kids match magnetic letters to those on sheet, stating what letter it is. For further practice think of words that start with that letter.
Create changeable marble runs with sections of cardboard tubing (1 " PVC pipe sections?), decorated, magnets hot glued to hold up.
Magnetic marble tubes for the preschool classroom
glue magnets onto foam or wooden blocks and use with a magnetic board or white board for a vertical building experience
DIY Magnetic Board
Match uppercase letter magnets to the lower case letters written on the board. Awesome!
Preschool word wall! Just used a drip pan from an auto store for a magnet board!
The Stay-at-Home-Mom Survival Guide: 55 Preschool Activities. -- I haven't read them all yet, but want to do the letter reversal sort with kleenex boxes, the letter matching on magnetic white board, and the milk cap name baggie. Preschool Activities, Learning Games, Surviv Guid, Learning Activities, Stayathomemom Surviv, Survival Guide, Toddler Activities, Infant Activities, Kid
The Stay-at-Home-Mom Survival Guide: 55 Preschool Activities. -- I haven't read them all yet, but want to do the letter reversal sort with kleenex boxes, the letter matching on magnetic white board, and the milk cap name baggie.
The Stay-at-Home-Mom Survival Guide: Preschool Activities
Family Magnets and an Announcement!
Serving Pink Lemonade: Magnet Board Stories/Songs/Activites . . .
How to make a magnet wall for a kids room!
Magnet Wall DIY
Mining For Magnets! #srp13 (science week but put magnet letters in they have to identify to keep with the literacy activity) Kids Learning, Preschool Activities, Sensory Tubs, Magnet Activities For Kids, Preschool Science Activities, Preschool Magnet Activities, Magnets Kids, Kid Activities For School, Science Activities Preschool
Word wall center children read the word to a partner, then build the word with the magnet letters. This is made with a large oil drip pan from an auto parts store:)
Great for small group instruction or as literacy center activities for practicing alphabetic order, rhyme and building CVC words. (Use baking sheets with magnetic treats, recipes on back? .....have a recipe library, kids take home to try and share with the class/ write in journal their experiences/ opinions/ the recipe itself as they go through each step?) Literacy Centers, Cooki Sheet, Building Activities For Kids, Kindergarten Library Center, Phonics Activities, Literacy Activities, Cookie Sheet Activities, Alphabet Cookie Sheet, Reading Activities
CAUTION! Twins at play!: Magnets, Magnets, MAGNETS!
Easy way to store letter magnets so that they are on hand and organized for word work
taking magnetic letters/numbers one further step...Great letter recognition, reaching from sitting at edge of chair, dynamic standing, visual scanning, grasp/release, spatial orientation Preschool Activities, Letter Activities, Magnet Letter, Idea, Letter Recognition, Magnets, Writing Centers, Teaching Letters, Preschools
Reading mats for letter recognition and beginning sounds
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