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    Dry erase traceable letters..Great for restaurants or on-the-go!

    The Princess and the Tot: Traceable Alphabet Book

    Homemade color concept book - using paint swatches

    Paperless handwriting practice

    name writing practice - for each letter in a child's name

    ABC book made out of index cards...awesome! How cool would it be to take pictures of your child's actual items (like their "B" blanket, or their "D" doll). I am going to do something similar with the photo albums that cling/stick. Photos and items for each letter. Making the letters from the other craft page I found!

    Love this idea ... writing practice (great motivation forwho my little one loves naming people / things).

    Dry Erase busy bags

    practice tracing: make and laminate these for students who need extra practice. They can use a dry eraser marker

    He went to the store ... He moseyed ... He hightailed it ... He hastened ... He beelined ... 250 ways to say went. #writingtips:

    30+ Free Preschool Printables Themes

    I love these free handwriting worksheets. Not only the letter but the prewriting skills needed to make the letter.

    Use zippered pencil pouches to organize puzzles instead of storing the bulky boxes. Cut off the image from the front of the box and store it in the bag, too. (This blog post has several great ideas for organizing kids toys.)

    Magnetic board! I believe this large oil pan costs approx. $10.-$12. You can use 3M picture hanging velcro so it's not permanently stuck to your wall. The play/learning options are limitless. This person adhered alphabets for matching with magnetic letters. Letter recognition is an early literacy skill as is the fine motor skills used with magnets.

    Bananagram letters to build first words. Good for quiet time :)

    Another idea of teaching letters

    Free handwriting pages - in lowercase! Great for kids just starting to learn to write on the lines.

    Printable ABC Book, Learn Your Letters, Alphabet, digital pdf file. - Cute Idea, can use this for a model to make any book including Chinese Characters. Great idea

    sensory bins

    The King Royal® Reading Writing Center has (3) total dry erase surfaces, a variety of handy storage tubs and other accessories that will make your lessons fun and engaging for students, while making it easy for you to stay organized. #RC146

    good tracing pages